Global Skills

So you want to work abroad? Five questions, answered.

Why working abroad is a great thing to do: how to find a job, fit in, make friends, improve language skills and become more employable.

by Gemma Sowerby

 
 
Spain

The Year Abroad: One Year Later

by Emma Brown
 
Careers

How has learning a language at university inspired you?

by Global Graduates
 
Study Abroad

Exeter's Global Employability Programme

by Susannah Day
 
UK

CV Advice for Year Abroad students and graduates

by Global Graduates
 
Barcelona 

Volunteering at the X Games - the benefit of being bilingual!

by elliott waring
 
France

How to write your CV and cover letter in French

by Louise Gill

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France

How to write your CV and cover letter in French

by Louise Gill
 
Austria

How to write your CV in German

by Lloyd Bingham
 
Work Abroad

Summer internships - and the living is easy...

by Global Graduates
 
Paris

Eleanor is now a PA in a Paris law firm

by Global Graduates
 
Paris

Emma now works for the charity English PEN

by Global Graduates
 
Language Assistant

Kate is now a French Broadcast Journalist

by Global Graduates
 
Paris

Anthony is now working at Disneyland Paris

by Global Graduates
 
Paris

Richard is now an International Development Manager

by Global Graduates
 
Advice

Keeping career-focused on your year abroad

by Olivia Russell
 
Language Assistant

Lisa now works as a French-speaking UK Police Officer

by Global Graduates
 
Valencia

John now works for the European Commission in the UK

by Global Graduates
 
Paris

Jennifer is now a bilingual producer at the BBC World Service

by Global Graduates
 
Language Assistant

Robert now works as a German-speaking sales and marketing assistant

by Global Graduates
 
Language Assistant

Michael now works in Market Research in London

by Global Graduates
 
French and Maths

Susie now works for a European Programme

by Global Graduates
 
Italy

Extracurricular classes on your year abroad in Italy

by Global Graduates
 
France

Extracurricular classes on your year abroad in France

by Global Graduates
 
Advice

Finding your hidden talent: extracurricular activities abroad

by Global Graduates
 
Work Abroad

CV advice: Applying for jobs internationally

by Jack Collins from AAC
 
Italy

Working in Italy

by Global Graduates
 
Spain

Working in Spain

by Global Graduates