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How to become an expat at 22 in a stable 1st world country

While there might be very specific agencies that handle the research for you globally, the best thing for you is to first limit the list of countries, and more importantly cities / regions where you ...
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What does (m/w) mean on German job adverts?

m stands for männlich (= male), w stands for weiblich (= female). Exceptions aside, job advertisements have to be formulated in a ‎gender-neutral way. There are three common ways how to do this: Use ...
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What is the proper clothing for a job interview in Australia?

You should always assume formal unless you have been advised otherwise. It's generally ok to end up a little overdressed, but it's not ok to end up underdressed. However, software companies can vary. ...
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Minimum requirements to get visa and work permit in Canada

Starting in 2015 (in a week from this post's original date), the Government of Canada will start a new process for candidates to immigration in Canada (the main way to be allowed to work in Canada), ...
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What is the UK correspondence to this job

I think "health and safety officer" would fit nicely. I have known people with that job title before, and they were required to know all the latest 'health and safety in the workplace' legislation and ...
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How to get a job in the USA or Australia when I live in Iran?

In order to emigrate to either the United States of America or Australia, based on employment, the company, and you, have to prove that you have the required skills and expertise, and that hiring you ...
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Is German mandatory for Job seeking in Germany?

German is not mandatory for job seeking. You can apply for some positions in English (some job postings are even in English) and you can also get a work visa for highly skilled migrant or residence ...
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Finding a job in the UK while abroad

Most employment agencies in the UK will deal via phone/email so that shouldn't be a problem. Bigger issues will be interviews (initially likely via phone but a face-to-face may be harder, do you ...
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Finding work in the Netherlands with no experience

Quite honestly I don't think you're going to find a job in IT as quickly as you think. Don't get me wrong, I too moved to Holland with only a couple of month's rent money; but to look for an IT job ...
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Can I quit my job in Dubai and go to my home country?

Your passport is with your company? Is that even legal? I'm not sure it is. I would recommend that you contact the consulate of your country of citizenship in Dubai. They will speak your language, ...
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Possible to get a British passport?

There is a useful online service titled Check if you're a British citizen which you can use to determine your sister's eligibility. It asks a few simple questions and gives you an answer. The answer ...
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UK Tier 2 visa sponsorship for an IT role by a small or large organisation

Yes, fewer than 250 employees is the official mark for a SME (Small or Medium Enterprise), and there are often policies aimed at assisting this end of the market. Points b and c on that document are ...
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living cost in London

Information on the median income in the UK is available for 2013-2014. The data are for personal income and not household income. For the inner boroughs of London, an income of £30,000 would put you ...
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Which European countries are good for part-time jobs for foreigner students?

Not exactly your question but it's relevant to it and a bit long for a comment. Schengen visas never allow work in the whole area, nor do they forbid it as such. But if you are from outside the EU and ...
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Finding work in the Netherlands with no experience

You didn't state where in the Netherlands you will be living. If you have no proof of education your biggest asset is that you speak French and you are also fluent in English (I assume you did write ...
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Job Offered in UK - is it legit?

Assuming the job qualifies as a Tier 2 general work visa, the first step is you must obtain a Certificate of Sponsorship. The UK keeps a list of legal sponsors. It doesn't look like Maple Energy is a ...
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What happens if I have two visas?

Germany and the UK are separate countries with separate immigration systems (despite the fact that they are both EU countries). If Germany approves your blue card application then you simply will not ...
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What is a good job site to get a job abroad with a PhD degree?

Sorry, I'm not answering the question, but a piece of advice. If you have applied to 50+ places without any replies, than something is probably wrong either with your resume/profile or your job ...
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Chance to find a job in Amsterdam, NL?

In the Netherlands, I would say just as anywhere, it is hard to find good people for tech jobs. If you're good in your profession, it should be easy to find a job. Two places which might help you ...
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Working in the Netherlands as a Spanish resident

The details depend a bit on your citizenship, the nature of the work and possibly your status in Spain but basically you need a work permit/visa as you would if you would be coming directly from ...
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Where in the world should I look for a software job?

If you are aged 18-35 you can work in the following countries pretty easily up to 1 year. http://www.international.gc.ca/experience/destinations_out-destinations_sortant.aspx?lang=eng Look for ...
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Finding work in the Netherlands with no experience

You would basically look for a job as you would in France, send your resume, check job offers on websites or go through a temping agency (uitzenbureau in Dutch, travail temporaire or interim in French)...
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Possible to get a British passport?

The eligibility requirements for a British passport require you to be a British National. The most common type of British National is a British citizen. The online British citizen check will tell you ...
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More than one job/type of work as EU citizen in the Netherlands

As EU citizen (except if you come from Croatia, for the time being), you are in principle allowed to take on any job you like anywhere in the EU and also to freelance on a par with locals (with a few ...
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What is the UK correspondence to this job

You can use job websites such as reed, monster to look for jobs that of similiar. The main UK Gov website that you can check which is the closet to your job role can be found here: http://www.ons.gov....
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What is the proper clothing for a job interview in Australia?

Based on my australian experience, a formal suit is the best choice unless stated otherwise in an interview invitation.
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Education and work experience sync for Germany job seeker visa

It depends how far away are related your degree and your laboral experience... I mean e.g. if you are a Hardware Electronic developer but have been doing Embedded Software for years, then they ...
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Is there a personal recruiter/agent service in Madrid/Spain?

If you're a native English speaker and don't have much Spanish, teaching English is the obvious thing to do. Right now (the first week of September) is precisely the time to visit the private ...
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How to get a job abroad with a PhD Degree but without strong publication lists?

If you want to continue in academia, you should look for post-doc positions. There you will do more research and can bolster your record. That would enable to apply for a beginning academic position ...
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