Changing city or country is always a big expense when you have to start from zero, but there are still ways to get stuff and services free anywhere in the UK. You have just to look properly online: the internet is a great tool.
Here’s a list of the main websites
Going to live in another country is, without a doubt, a decision that will change your life, your way of being and of perceiving the world, as well as your relationships with family and friends. The experience is bound to have an impact: you will change, in most cases for
When you first move to a new neighborhood, a new city or another country, the beginning is always difficult. At first it takes effort to meet people and make new friends... When people arrive in the UK, they sometimes imagine themselves immediately surrounded by English friends…. but listen up! The
Today we will discuss the formation of a limited liability company in the UK, also known as "LTD" or "Private company limited by shares" .
The British government offers many advantages when it comes to investing and has very high legal security, so this type of company has become a great
For some time now, I’ve been looking for work abroad. And thanks to some contacts, I’ve received some offer. The problem is when you've never done any interviews in English... in my case, I have the FCE, but it is clear that I’m not fluent (due to a lack of
In the UK, there’s a lot of prestige associated with volunteering. Volunteering counts as work experience in the country, especially if you want to work as a teacher, social worker or lawyer. You can start volunteering with a particular organization or association and eventually enter the job market with your
Another thing that makes the United Kingdom different from some other countries is that there are fewer official holidays, and of course this affects your annual holiday days when it’s time to plan, in addition to meaning that you can’t take extra-long weekends the way you can with public holidays
When looking for work or applying for a job offer, the CV is very important, because in the UK managers have the power to hire someone without meeting them directly... or at least, they decide whether to give them the chance to interview.
There are many people arriving in the UK
In the previous post in this series (Things to do before arriving), I listed a series of things to do before moving to London. However, it's important to remember which things to avoid doing, too.
1. … send money by Western Union for a room before even seeing it.
Oddly enough, many
Once you’ve made the decision to move to London, I recommend you follow these steps before you go:
1. Check accommodation prices to get an idea, but never send money or accept an apartment or room without seeing it first. Familiarize yourself with the different zones, the prices, the deposit you need