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FAQs for Living and Working Overseas:


Written by a former Peace Corps Volunteer living overseas since 1989

The Expat Guy: FAQs for Working and Living Overseas

4. The Overseas Job Search

Should I use an agent or recruiter to find my first overseas job?

How should I contact overseas employers?

What about resumes and CVs for overseas jobs?  Are they the same?

How should I market myself for an overseas job?

What are overseas job interviews like?  Are they different?

What documents do I need when applying for an overseas job?

What about tattoos and piercings?

What if I am handicapped and/or physically challenged in some way?

5. Accepting that First Job

What questions should I ask before I accept a job offer?

How can I be sure of the reputation of my potential employer?

Should I ask any specific questions about housing?

6. Organizing Yourself to go Overseas

What about health insurance - health and medical issues while living overseas?
(An important repeat from section 2)

What responsibilities do I have to my home country - before I go?

What of my current possessions should I sell versus store before heading overseas?

How should I budget for the transition/move overseas?

Should I open a brokerage account for investing my savings?

Should I sell my house or rent it out - when heading overseas?

I have bills to pay "back home" how do I pay my bills from overseas?
How do I send money back home?

7. Making the Move Overseas - Final Preparations

What should I take with me?  What should I leave at home?

What expenses are involved when moving overseas?

What do I do about getting the proper visa and working papers?

 

 

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