Job Tips

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What to Expect From a Relocation Package When You Get a Job Abroad

by Maria May 23, 2019 Job Tips, Talent

Moving abroad—a famously easy, stress-free experience! Just kidding. There are countless things to keep track of in an international career

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5 Long-Term Solutions to Burning Out at Work

by Maria April 26, 2019 Job Tips, Talent

Did you even notice when your occasional crappy day at the office first turned into crappy weeks? Then crappy months?

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How to Get a Job at an International Company

by Maria April 11, 2019 Job Tips, Talent

At Jobbatical, we love hosting and participating in webinars and podcasts that help people take their lives and careers abroad.

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Travel Tips for Working Abroad

by Jobbatical March 21, 2019 Job Tips, Talent

Traveling abroad for work can be very exciting. It offers you an unbelievably unique opportunity to experience the world while

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The Best Tech Jobs in Europe Are Waiting For You in Estonia

by Maria March 19, 2019 City Guides, Job Tips, Talent

Some of the best tech jobs in Europe today can be found in Tallinn, the digitally advanced capital of Estonia.

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What’s it Like to Work for InterNations?

by Dea Martinjonis March 07, 2019 Job Tips, Talent

InterNations, like all good things, was born out of personal pain. Two of the three founders had experienced expat life

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How to Be Productive in Working from Home

by Jobbatical March 01, 2019 Job Tips, Talent

Whether you are a student who needs to make some extra money on the side, or you are someone who

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Non-Verbal Ways to Impress the Hiring Manager

by Jobbatical February 16, 2019 Job Tips

Landing an international job is about more than your credentials. Hiring managers take into account how a candidate’s personality will

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8 Guaranteed Ways to Thrive as a Woman in IT

by Jobbatical January 18, 2019 Job Tips

IT is a very competitive career but it’s also full of opportunities. Tech is known as a male-dominated arena, but

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How to Find a Sales Job Abroad: A Step-by-Step Guide

by Gonzalo January 14, 2019 Job Tips, Talent

The world is becoming a more integrated global marketplace. Luckily for you, this means there’s never been a better time

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How to Approach Your Boss About Flexible Working

by Jobbatical January 08, 2019 Job Tips

Flexible working is becoming increasingly popular, with many businesses recognizing the need to help their employees to achieve a better

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Top 10 In-Demand Tech Skills You Need to Have in 2019

by Jobbatical December 20, 2018 Job Tips

The tech and coding age now demand workers who are able to handle complex situations and bring more expertise to

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How to Find a Product Manager Job Abroad: A Step-by-Step Guide

by Gonzalo December 19, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

If you’ve ever thought of starting or advancing your career as a Product Manager by going abroad, now is the

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How to Find a Data Science Job Abroad: A Step-by-Step Guide

by Gonzalo December 14, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

How cool would it be to land that dream data science job abroad, to live someplace new, exciting, exotic? If

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How to Find a Design Job Abroad: A Step-by-Step Guide

by Gonzalo December 11, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Do you ever wonder what it would be like to get that dream design job abroad? One where you can

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Startup Jobs in Singapore: An Overview and How to Get One

by Maria December 11, 2018 City Guides, Job Tips, Talent

Over the past decade, Singapore has burst onto the global tech startup scene guns blazing and is now home to

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How to Find a Marketing Job Abroad: A Step-by-Step Guide

by Gonzalo November 30, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Imagine what it would be like to score your ideal marketing job in your dream destination. You get to take

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Everything you need to know about how to move to Singapore for a tech job

How to Move to Singapore for a Tech Job

by Maria November 13, 2018 City Guides, Job Tips

For the fourth year running, HSBC’s 2018 Expat Explorer Survey has ranked Singapore the best destination for expats. The city-state

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Ten Tips to Improve Productivity by Focusing on Your Health Habits

by Jobbatical October 30, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

We tend to hear those stories about young entrepreneurs working 20 hours non-stop, sleeping only 4 hours in their startup’s

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7 Reasons to Love Working Remotely

by Jobbatical September 24, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

There are a lot of reasons to switch to a remote work lifestyle: The freedom to work from anywhere, the

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A Swedish Drupal Developer Dreamt of a Job in the Sun – How Did He Snag One in Thailand?

by Dea Martinjonis August 22, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Nine months in Chiang Mai taught this Swedish developer how to live in the moment and be more mindful. Working

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3 Reasons to Move to Estonia for a Tech Job

by Maria August 21, 2018 City Guides, Job Tips, Talent

Already want to move to Estonia? Still deciding? Find out why this digitally advanced and uniquely entrepreneurial Northern European country

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Career Opportunities for Digital Nomads

by Jobbatical August 07, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Today’s guest post is brought to you by Anand Srinivasan, the founder of Hubbion. Worldwide, there are over 1.2 million digital nomads

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This is Not a Drill: 8 Reasons Why You Should Work Abroad

by Dea Martinjonis July 04, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

“If I am an advocate for anything, it is to move,” the gifted travel storyteller, television host, and chef Anthony Bourdain once

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Singaporean Digital Nomad’s Tips on How to Land a Job Abroad

by Dea Martinjonis June 21, 2018 Job Tips, Talent, Talent Stories

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Are Your Sleep Patterns Affecting Your Job Search?

by Jobbatical June 13, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

While sleep deprivation is a common issue that is often overlooked, it can have a bigger impact on your job

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5 Skills You Need On Your CV To Bag That Job Abroad

by Jobbatical June 08, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Today’s guest post is brought to you by Augusta Henning, the PR Manager for CV-Library. Working abroad is a great opportunity

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How to Get Hired Abroad: The Jobbatical Job Application Formula

by Maria June 07, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

We all know that finding a job abroad gets competitive. To give you a leg up in the job application process,

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Remote Working Rules!

by Dea Martinjonis May 23, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

No commute, noisy coworkers or set office hours. Remote working means you can be much more focused and productive. Instead

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Want to Work Abroad? Be More Like Vandesh!

by Dea Martinjonis May 16, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Vandesh Jajoo had zero qualms in the world, freelancing as a developer in Goa — a place that is a kaleidoscopic blend

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3 Financial Tips To Consider When Moving To a New Country

by Jobbatical May 11, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Today’s guest post is brought to you by Jacob Lunduski, a Financial Industry Analyst. Becoming financially literate is important for

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What Do Digital Nomads Really Want?

by Maria April 25, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

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How To Prepare For A Networking Event: 5 Tips To Set Yourself Up For Success

by Jobbatical April 18, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Today’s guest post is brought to you by the team at Harry’s. Many people don’t understand the importance of or

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The Top Benefits of Being a Software Development Degree Holder

by Jobbatical March 22, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Today’s guest post is brought to you by Destinie Wallis — a communication extraordinaire from the Pacific Northwest. The clear benefit to

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Why is it Essential to Have a Flawless Resume

by Jobbatical March 15, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Today’s guest post is brought to you by Adam Chapman, who works in content creation and marketing. Job seekers already

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5 Red Flags That Could Be Signs of a Bad Work Environment

by Maria March 13, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Can you spot a toxic work environment from just a job ad? Here are 5 potential red flags to make

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The Most Trendy Jobs of 2018: the USA edition

by Jobbatical March 10, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Today’s guest post is brought to you by Lidia Staron, an experienced writer, editor and literary coach. Understanding the job

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The 6 Biggest Challenges of Getting a Job Abroad and How to Overcome Them

by Maria January 26, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Finding work abroad comes with all the challenges of a regular job search—plus a whole bunch of fun new ones! Such

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How to Get a Job Abroad and Make 2018 Your Biggest Career Year

by Maria January 05, 2018 Job Tips, Talent

Here’s a step-by-step guide to landing your dream job in a new country. 1. Decide if a job abroad is for you.

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Conversation Tips for Life (Nail that Next Job Interview!)

by Jobbatical October 24, 2017 Job Tips, Talent

Today’s post is brought to you by Hailey Sexton who runs the travel blog Mentor Travel. You’ve finally gotten that

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Is A Job Abroad For You? 6 Ways To Know

by Maria October 06, 2017 Job Tips, Talent

Today’s post is brought to you by Bevan Berning, an Immigration professional from South Africa who’s been residing in Dubai

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Show you’re the perfect hire with these CV tips

by Maria September 29, 2017 Job Tips, Talent

Many professionals argue that the CV will be extinct in just five short years. Will CV make or break? Photo by:

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How (and why) to Build a Global Career in Customer Support

by Jobbatical September 05, 2017 Job Tips, Talent

We recently checked in with our friends at Agoda (you may remember them from an earlier blog post), hiring now

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The Shallow Person’s Guide to Moving Abroad

by Maria August 18, 2017 Job Tips, Talent

If you’re considering moving to another country, what are you looking for above all else? Spiritual enlightenment? A job with

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3 Difficult Truths About Working on a Multicultural Team

by Maria July 07, 2017 Job Tips, Talent

There are some deep universal truths that make cross-cultural communication easier. Those truths are not what we’re here to talk

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5 Baffling Words Recruiters Use Instead of ‘You’ (Please Stop)

by Maria June 16, 2017 Job Tips, Talent

What is it about the word ‘you’ that recruiters hate so much? At Jobbatical, we see way too many clumsy

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3 Interview Mistakes That Can Cost You a Job Offer

by Jobbatical March 22, 2017 Job Tips, Talent

So you’ve nailed your job application and bagged yourself an interview. Aw, crap. Now what? We’ve previously gone over and over

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How to Find a Software Engineering Job Abroad: A Step-by-Step Guide

by Jobbatical October 18, 2016 Job Tips, Talent

Advice from a Turkish engineer in the Netherlands This post was originally published on Volkan Yazici is a software

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How to Ace Your Job Application. Now with More Kittens.

by Jobbatical September 13, 2016 Job Tips, Talent

Anything to get you to read this, really. I’ve previously shared some tips and then some more tips for polishing a

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How to Navigate the Stormy Seas of a Multicultural Workplace

by Jobbatical July 14, 2016 Job Tips, Talent

A multicultural workplace has a lot of potential. For awkwardness. Here’s a beginner’s guide to not panicking about communication breakdowns

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How to land a job abroad — Tips from a designer in Berlin.

by Jobbatical March 01, 2016 Job Tips, Talent

Can you identify the city pictured? It’s not far from these jobbaticals. In this guest post, product designer Vadim Grin

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Dear Employre: Pleas hire Me.

by Jobbatical February 16, 2016 Job Tips, Talent

Five simple writing principles for getting you hired. This post was written by Maria Magdaleena Lamp, a Jobbatical copywriter with a

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