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22 Great Questions To Ask Your Future French Boss

22 Great Questions To Ask Your Future French Boss

After publishing a French Employment Law guide, an anatomy of the French employment agency and the sectors that are recruiting expats in France, it’s time for a short update on some of the best questions to ask in your next interview with a French Company.

The reason we’re putting this list together is that, when you’re desperately looking for a job and get contacted back for one, it’s so easy to forget what an interview’s all about (especially in a French company). It sure feels like it’s about you, but I’ve come to realize that it’s really not.

A job interview is basically all about how you (especially if you’re an expat) can help your future employer succeed. It’s actually all about finding out what this potential future boss requires then matching up your background and rich experience with what he/she really needs.

And you know what? It’s actually very easy to overlook these job interview facts. Like in any other company in your country of origin, there’s so much else going on in your future work in France, your life, and in your job hunt, that you can easily forget to look at the interview from your French interviewer’s point de vue.

I tend to think that’s seriously shameful because the objective here is to make sure that your interviewer walks away from the interview very impressed.

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Top 10 Recruitment Sectors for Expats in France

Top 10 Recruitment Sectors for Expats in France

Finding employment, whether in your home country or elsewhere, can be a challenge. 

Availability depends on the state of the economy, the rate of unemployment and jobs in the system, and it can seem as though there are hundreds of applicants for just one position, no matter the pay grade.

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Internship Opportunities: Become An Expats Paris Projects' Champion

Internship Opportunities: Become An Expats Paris Projects' Champion

Expats Paris is looking to hire a internS with good knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape, including various social media and other content production and distribution platforms.

We are currently developing several products, establishing partnerships with influential Paris-based communities, and will soon be launching a communication campaign to promote these products.

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The Complete Anatomy of Pôle Emploi: Understanding The French National Employment Agency

The Complete Anatomy of Pôle Emploi: Understanding The French National Employment Agency

A few days before we got hacked, we had written a few extensive guides about The French Income Tax, The French Healthcare and the must-know Things about Rentals in Paris. This time, I’m excited to welcome you on board for yet another epic journey into the land of Bureaucracy. This time we’ll be talking about the Pôle Emploi;  the French governmental agency that registers unemployed people (expats included), helps them find jobs and provides them with financial aid.

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5 Questions Expats Should Ask Before Starting A Business In Paris

5 Questions Expats Should Ask Before Starting A Business In Paris

Relocating to France can be a stressful enough experience, but starting a business can take this stress to a whole new level. It doesn’t have to be that way however. Once you’ve mastered the language, the tax system and other Country specific factors, starting a business in Paris is really no different to starting up anywhere else.

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5 Top ways to have a Successful Business in Paris

5 Top ways to have a Successful Business in Paris

Paris is not only one of the most culturally diverse cities to live in, but is also increasingly becoming the center of economic and commercial activity in Europe. In the last decade alone, troves of new businesses and start-ups have popped up all over the city. Interestingly, people from outside France have moved into the city of Paris specifically, and the whole of France generally, to set up their businesses and commercial interests. The successes of most of such businesses have led to ever increasing numbers of entrepreneurs and businessmen alike to come and set up shop in Paris. Let’s get started:

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