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So, you are moving to Portugal!

So you are moving to Portugal! Make the transition work better with this free-to-download, full-colour guide. Your Guide To Living In Portugal provides you with guidance on the issues you will need to address as you plan your move, whether that is to retire, buy a second property or simply enjoy a whole new life.

Moving Abroad For Work? Five Tips To Help You Settle In Quickly 

Moving abroad for work can be an exciting but also challenging experience, and settling into a new country and adapting to a different culture can take time.  However, there are several things you can do to help make the transition smoother. Here, the overseas property experts at Property Guides have revealed their top tips for…

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freelancing career abroad

5 Essential Tips For Expats Starting A Freelancing Career Abroad

As an expat starting a freelancing career abroad, you may feel overwhelmed by the many challenges that come with this lifestyle. Freelancing requires self-discipline, the ability to manage your time, and a commitment to developing a robust network of clients and contacts in your new country. However, with proper planning and execution, you can create…

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finding a job and working in Portugal

A Guide For Expats To Finding A Job And Working In Portugal

Portugal offers a wonderful climate, welcoming culture and lifestyle and can be a great place to work for a time.  There are a range of options depending on where you are in your career and what you are looking for.  In this article we look at the issues around finding a job and working in…

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LinkedIn profile for an international move.

Preparing Your LinkedIn Profile For An International Move

LinkedIn is one of the most important sources of new roles today. When moving abroad it is important to ensure your LinkedIn profile gives the right message. This infographic from Hansen & Company gives top tips on preparing your LinkedIn profile for an international move.

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expat job hunting tips

6 Expat Job Hunting Tips To Get Your Dream Job

  Almost all of us have been taught by our parents to continue our education so that we can have the perfect job that impacts both our own lives and the rest of society. As we get older, we really want to find our dream job, even if that dream job leads us to a…

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job search that works for expats

How To Find The Right Type Of Job Search That Works For Expats

  Expats are often faced with different experiences in their job search. While companies may be fighting to recruit some intelligent minds out there, some other job seekers may have to put up a valiant effort to find a good fit. Many expat job seekers employ different means to look for available vacancies in their…

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international career

How To Write A Resume For An International Career

  Resume expectations differ significantly in various countries and regions around the world, so it’s important to prepare your resume for the specific country where you hope to work. Research the resume customs of your target region, check out resume examples to help you get started, and adjust your resume accordingly to maximize your chances…

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How To Explain A Gap In Your CV

  There can be many reasons why you have a gap in your CV and many try to hide the reasons feeling it will reduce their chances of getting the next job even if the gap was for a valid reason.   How should you deal with the career break?       Illness, accident, caring…

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work visa and work permit requirements in Portugal

Work Visa And Work Permit Requirements In Portugal

    Portugal is often seen as a destination for people retiring to the sun but it is also a destination for people wanting to work in Portugal.  What are the work visa and work permit requirements in Portugal if you are not an EU citizen?       Who needs to apply for a…

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5 Reasons TEFL Is The Perfect Job For Expats

  Teaching English abroad has been a popular option for travellers for a number of years, but now more than ever it is a good time to make TEFL work for you. If you’re living in Thailand, Turkey or Tunisia, here are five reasons teaching English as a foreign language is the perfect job for…

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