Despite the UK’s economic woes in recent years, the country still offers many opportunities for expats, especially those with certain job specializations. In the following articles, you can read up on how to find and apply for a job in the UK, the steps involved in registering yourself as self-employed as well as tips on British business etiquette.
The UK attracts many expats, especially to the capital in London. One of the first challenges that face expats hoping to relocate to the UK is finding a job there. Especially since the financial crisis, the job market can be restrictive, and the simplest way to get a job in the UK is to be transferred to your company’s British branch office. If this is not the case, then you need to possess specialized skills that are currently in demand in the UK. Many different types of positions for engineers and software developers, for example, have openings that can be filled by expats. This InterNations expat guide will tell you where to look for a job and how to get your qualifications recognized in the UK. It also contains tips on writing a persuasive cover letter and how to best format your CV, and provides essential information for a successful job interview.