Browsing: Expat Lifestyle

In the modern age of career finding, no executive can rule out the possibility of relocating. Moving abroad to work can be an incredibly daunting prospect but globalisation has created a more dynamic and interconnected world where expatriation no longer means isolation. The emerging markets continue to offer a wealth of opportunity and potential for those wishing to bring in their talent and expertise, while the chance to experience the unrivaled thrill of starting a new life in a new environment is a hard one to turn down.

On this page we will share the most recent expat news from around the world, the stories and experiences of other expats and any information that we think could help you to make the right choices and be better prepared for this lifestyle.

Is Age A Problem For Job Seekers?

Getting old can be demoralising. This sentiment doesn’t just refer to the physical hardships that may occur; becoming older can also bring about difficulty in securing viable employment. Many business executives with years of experience have


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The Job Opportunity Of Working In A Middle Eastern Family Business

If you are new to the region, you may find it difficult to comprehend the overwhelming number of family-run business within the Gulf and their significance when conducting business transactions. As a non-family executive, it has


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3 Routes to an Executive Job in Singapore

Over the years, Singapore has lured countless expatriates to work and live in the Little Red Dot. Being one of the top expat destinations, this also means that it tends to be more competitive to find


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Executive Updates: Salary & Job Market Saudi Arabia

Are you looking to garner a greater salary, while also achieving your dreams of living abroad? A move to Saudi Arabia can achieve both! Get up to date with the latest job market and salary updates


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Average Salary in the UAE

Are you looking to garner a greater salary, while also achieving your dreams of living abroad? A move to the United Arab Emirates can achieve both! Salaries are on the rise all across the Gulf Cooperation


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What Industries Are In Demand In Singapore?

Singapore is a business and cultural centre that offers a wealth of opportunities for the world’s top executive talent. An internationally orientated economy, Singapore provides an extremely gratifying experience for those executives who choose to work


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Emerging Markets: South Africa’s Career Prospects for 2014

With a population of 51.8 million people, South Africa is a diverse country. On the one hand, you will find well-developed industrial hubs and cities as good as any in the ‘developed’ world, and on the


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Emerging Markets: Bangkok

The political landscape in Thailand leaves little to be desired. Protests, demonstrations, and government crackdowns are not the indicators investors yearn for in typical economic markets. Bangkok, however, is no typical city or market. It is


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Emerging markets – focus on Nigerian jobs market

Nigeria is a country for the bold and adventurous Senior Executive. Due to its petroleum basins and large domestic population, it has the same economic potential as the Brazilian or Indian markets; wealth can certainly be


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Qatar: Living & working in the world’s richest country as a Senior Executive

Qatar is set to host the FIFA World Cup 2022 and that’s put the spotlight firmly on this, the world’s richest country (by per capita income). Approximately 14% of households here are dollar millionaires and expats


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