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The path to the MENA market is difficult but not impossible.
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Entrepreneurship is not for everyone,...
As the region’s number of startups grow so too does the interest from graduates and career changers in those startups.
We’ve written many ti...
Nina Mufleh wants a job at Airbnb. Like thousands of
others though, when she began her quest, she quickly found her
applications and calls...
A recent conversation with a young
woman in her 20s, about how her job at a startup had left her
unpaid for the last two months, left me...
Do you need to expand your team but don't know how to start? According to data extracted from LinkedIn, the best recruitment managers are a...
This article was amended on June 5th 2014 to include
increased contextualization of Elance-oDesk within the regional
Unemployment is one of the biggest crises currently facing both
the government and the public in Egypt, especially...
Amidst the economic crises and political tensions from which the
countries in the region are currently suffering, unemployment rates
Akhtaboot is hosting their 4th job fair at Amman Grand Hall, Al Hussein Sports City on October 23rd and 24th, 2013. Recognizing a need to...
It’s no secret that recruiting in the Arab world is hard. And with so many recruiting platforms, each claiming to offer a miraculous so...
While the Arab world has seen several job
portals popping up over the past few years, the newest entrant into
the market is instead...
Unemployment remains one of the most persistent problems in the
Middle East; more than 26% of young people in the region
When first starting your career it can be daunting to compete in
the job market for that ideal position. In truth, the journey won’t
Most companies around the global prefer to hire their CEOs
locally or from within, a new study has found. 83% of companies
that hired a...
It's become hard to land a job these days, but it helps if you write a good job pitch, leave these items off of your résumé, and present y...
Even in today’s hi-tech
socially-networked world, the best way to find a new job is still
through a personal referral.
Of course, relying o...