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How a Company in Budapest Hired a Brazilian JavaScript Developer

by Maria July 11, 2019 Case Studies, Hiring

You could say this company was… Hungary for tech talent. And Jobbatical delivered. Based in Budapest, Hungary, bene : studio

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From IT to Art: How a Job Abroad Led to a Career Change

by Dea Martinjonis February 20, 2019 Talent, Talent Stories

Here’s a story that proves how studying and working abroad pays off in ways one doesn’t even dare to dream

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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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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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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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Jobbatical Taught This Advertising Pro That His Skills Matter Globally

by Dea Martinjonis August 09, 2018 Talent, Talent Stories

This Russian advertising pro’s story reads like a movie script. A guy stumbles on an article about Jobbatical on the

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5 European Cities to Move to for a Tech Job in 2018

by Maria February 02, 2018 City Guides, Talent

Looking for a job in Europe? Here are Jobbatical’s picks for a career move (mostly) off the beaten track. Tallinn, Estonia

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Java Developer Salary: Local & Worldwide Comparison (2018 Infographic)

by Jobbatical January 23, 2018 Hiring

Java developer salaries, as almost all salaries, vary greatly from country to country based on cost of living, demand and

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The Best Banking Is No Banking — the Estonian Bank Pushing the Limits of FinTech

by Jobbatical November 06, 2017 Hiring

Has a banking experience ever made you say WOW — in a good way? In Estonia, one of the world’s most advanced

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A Young IT Company With No Investor Money—Just Hard Work Behind Their Success

by Jobbatical October 02, 2017 Hiring

FOB Solutions was born when Microsoft swallowed their former mother company. The ambitious founders worked hard to get the business

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Why Brussels Should Be the Next Step in Your (Tech) Career

by Dea Martinjonis July 25, 2017 City Guides, Talent

The Belgian capital will surprise you with its international vibe. But don’t just take our word for it—our friends at

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GuardSquare — a Software Company That Thinks Better, Not Bigger

by Jobbatical July 24, 2017 Hiring

Under the leadership of a former Olympic judoka, GuardSquare is building the world’s best mobile app protection products. In 2002

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Gamers and Techies Will Find Happiness Here

by Jobbatical July 18, 2017 Hiring

Playtech created a global gaming empire from a small university town in Estonia. The small university town of Tartu is Estonia’s

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You’d have to be crazy to work at this company — no, really. It’s a requirement.

by Maria June 08, 2017 Talent

This brand new tech company in the coolest city you’ve never heard of wants to make sure that by 2040,

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Universal Robots — How They Helped Create a Robotics “Silicon Valley” in Denmark.

by Jobbatical June 05, 2017 Hiring

How a municipal government, local universities, and a startup built a cutting edge robotics incubator in a small town in Denmark.

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Latitude59 — e-Estonia’s flagship startup conference now a must for investors from Europe, Asia…

by Dea Martinjonis May 31, 2017 Hiring

Photo credit: Maido Parv At last week’s event-to-be-seen-at in e-Estonia — the startup & tech conference Latitude59 — some exciting news were announced by Estonia’s

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One product, one goal, one mission

by Maria May 10, 2017 Hiring

How SimScale is building a game-changing product and a driven multicultural team Munich, SimScale’s beautiful Bavarian home. Image via Shutterstock

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Build the future of connectivity with Lattelecom

by Maria May 08, 2017 Hiring

A not-so-traditional telco in a small country is looking for big international talent. Here’s why you should be paying attention.

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A team that laughs together works well together

by Jobbatical April 12, 2017 Hiring

The story of the friendliest player in the FinTech space Founded by Estonian entrepreneurs in 2010, Friendly Finance is a microfinancing

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5 things making our world better this week: Boxed wine is cool now?? Also, Earth Day

by Jobbatical April 07, 2017 Talent

TGIF, am I right? It’s time to give yourself the gift of a few carefree minutes of procrastination, courtesy of

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America, we’re coming for your tech talent…

by Jobbatical April 06, 2017 Talent

We’re in the midst of a tech talent crisis. Worldwide. Should American companies be worried about losing their edge as

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5 things making our world better this week: emotional roller coaster edition

by Jobbatical March 31, 2017 Talent

Happy Friday, Earthlings! Your friendly neighbourhood Jobbatical copywriter is here with a handful of links to sprinkle on your weekend

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Are bots the answer to our ever-increasing talent shortage?

by Jobbatical March 01, 2017 Hiring, Hiring Advice

Is there a global talent shortage? Your opinion might depend on your location and your company’s hiring needs. Or does it?

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Yousician — love at first note

by Jobbatical February 28, 2017 Talent

There’s a company in Finland where half the developers are heavy metal guitarists, where everyone’s ideas count as much as

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5 things making our world better this week

by Jobbatical February 24, 2017 Talent

Welcome to Jobbatical’s roundup of stories that made us go “Oh, that’s nice.” This is the part of the internet

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Tech We’re Looking Forward to in 2017

by Jobbatical January 03, 2017 Talent

Here are the companies developing awesome tech for the future. Happy New Year! As we kick off a brand new start,

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Be our next CTO in Tallinn!

by Jobbatical August 23, 2016 News & Features

Join us in Estonia for an exciting startup ride Tallinn looking pretty in wintertime. (dimbar76/Shutterstock) CTO? More like CT — OMG! Because that’s

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6 Reasons to Hire Team Members Who Aren’t Like You

by Jobbatical August 02, 2016 Hiring

The end of your comfort zone Chantale, a French Canadian co-worker in our anglophone workplace, returned from her errand run with

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How to Move Abroad for Work: Case Studies From Around the World

by Jobbatical July 27, 2016 Talent

16 interviews with designers, developers and marketers Earlier this year, we posted our story about Nikki, a marketer from the

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From Brazil to Ireland: A developer in Dublin

by Jobbatical July 21, 2016 Talent

It just keeps getting friendlier. Giancarlo Liguori / Shutterstock Rodrigo Corrêa is a full-stack developer who recently moved from Rio

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Life as a Singaporean BizDev intern in Hong Kong

by Jobbatical April 28, 2016 Talent

Hong Kong skyline (photo credit) This story is part of our Jobbatical Stories series. After a call with Phonejoy, Rishi packed

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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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Jobbatical Stories

by Jobbatical February 19, 2016 Talent

We’re collecting tales from Brazil to Barcelona, and beyond! A compilation of stories collected from around the globe, chronicling the adventures

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4 Ways an International Talent Can Boost Your Business

by Jobbatical February 04, 2016 Talent

by Kwun-Lok NG Hiring. It’s always been THE BIGGEST headache for every company. But when you do find that enigmatic

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Monday Morning in Romania

by Jobbatical August 02, 2015 Talent

Bogdan Pop via Flickr And the never-boring life at an accelerator. In our exploration of Monday mornings around the globe,

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Having trouble finding talent? Hire internationally

You know how hard it is to find great talent locally. The best people are all over the world, so we’ve put together the Ultimate Guide to Hiring Internationally.