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Freelance in France: Set Up Your Micro-Entrepreneur Status

Freelance in France: Set Up Your Micro-Entrepreneur Status

A step-by-step guide for self-employed or freelance workers in France. Get your micro-entrepreneur status, SIRET number, and learn how to invoice companies and declare your taxes.

Expat Spouse Integration: Successfully adjust abroad with your partner

Expat Spouse Integration: Successfully adjust abroad with your partner

Moving to another country for love is romantic, adventurous and very, very hard. As the spouse of a local, you do have a leg up in many ways. But you still have to adjust to a foreign land, create a new life and integrate into a different society.

9 Tips for Finding Work in English While Living in France

9 Tips for Finding Work in English While Living in France

With the world increasingly globalized, more companies in France are opening up to people without excellent French language skills. Some multi-national companies work primarily in English in order to compete, while certain industries cater specifically to Anglophones.

10 Differences Between French and American Work Cultures

10 Differences Between French and American Work Cultures

As I learned, bouncing into your new job with your American working style and enthusiasm probably isn’t the best way to proceed. But good news, some of the differences are wonderful!