Employees abroad: All you need to know!

An internship in another European country holds benefits for all involved parties: the sending organisation, the receiving organisation and the intern. Besides organising a learning opportunity directly between two companies, there is the option to apply for funding via a mobility project funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union.   Everyone knows that university students use Erasmus to study abroad for a semester – but your apprentices can do this too!  

Tame the paperwork jungle using Interoperability

Are you responsible for handling job applications? Do you wish there was an efficient way to compare the qualifications of applicants?   Search no more! The Europass CV is one of the most used CV templates in Europe with more than a 130 million CVs created since 2005. While it is very useful for job applications across national borders, the Europass CV holds a special benefit for employers, too and it is called Interoperability. It allows you to gather and present all Europass CVs in a single MS Excel Spreadsheet. This means, you can see the qualifications of job applicants at a glance by clicking on a certain row. How can you use the Interoperability? You have two main options to use this feature: Integrate the Interoperability directly in your company’s website. Use the Europass2Spreadsheet feature. The second one is by far the easiest if you would like to try the feature or if you handle job applications only occasionally. You just have to ask potential job applicants to send you their CV as Europass (it should be a PDF), and then you can upload the CVs to the Europass2Spreadsheet service here. Download the MS Excel file and compare the … Read more

Europass for Employers

The Europass helps employers save time and energy when estimating qualifications or further training needs of employees and trainees. It is especially useful when dealing with job applications from another EU country, because it helps HR personnel understanding the level of qualification of an applicant. What is the Europass? Europass is a set of documents that allow you to assess qualifications in an efficient way by allowing you to find and easily compare information.