Brexit, Europe, France, UK

BREXIT for working Brits in France

SmartSteps recruits executives (HR, sales, marketing, operations, …) mainly bilingual executives including English mother tongues, many British, for companies operating in France (“FR”). Here we discuss Brexit and its implications.

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Learning for Life

Never has there been a better moment or indeed has it been more vital to recognise our professional short comings. The future is coming, be change ready! Read more

Telephone interview tips!

Telephone interviews are traditionally used for roles requiring lots of phone work: sales, tech support, market research roles, … the Covid-19 pandemic has made them more popular for all preliminary interviews. They are quick and easy ways of ironing out tangible impediments and avoiding the loss of time for both parties. Even if the exchange doesn’t lead to next stage interview, if appreciated, interviewers may ask to keep your CV and contact you when another opportunity arises. Recruiters are the most aware of the company recruitment pipeline. Please read this article in conjunction with Professional Video Calls.

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Professional Video Calls (tips)

Covid-19 has brought so many changes to our professional lives. Even those that could work from home invariably didn’t maximise this way of working. Video calls were the solution to distance issues, today they are the solution to Covid-19 and likely here to stay!

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