How to find work when you’re new to a city
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How to find work when you’re new to a city

Some people move abroad for an irresistible job offer. But if you decide to settle in a new country for love or adventure, finding work can all too quickly become your biggest source of stress.

Employment increases amongst non-Western nationalities in Denmark

Employment increases amongst non-Western nationalities in Denmark

What does Denmark’s GDP drop tell us about jobs and the economy?

What does Denmark’s GDP drop tell us about jobs and the economy?

Danish unemployment at lowest level since March

Danish unemployment at lowest level since March

These Danish university degrees lead to the best-paid jobs
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These Danish university degrees lead to the best-paid jobs

Copenhagen Airport catering firm announces job losses

Copenhagen Airport catering firm announces job losses

Danish job losses exceed 80,000 following coronavirus lockdown

Danish job losses exceed 80,000 following coronavirus lockdown

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Coronavirus crisis in France: The battle to save the livelihoods of the self-employed

Denmark is losing popularity as a relocation choice for EU citizens

Denmark is losing popularity as a relocation choice for EU citizens

How easy is it to get a different job in Denmark?

How easy is it to get a different job in Denmark?

EXPLAINED: How to understand your Danish payslip
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EXPLAINED: How to understand your Danish payslip

Do Danes want to cut their weekly working hours?

Do Danes want to cut their weekly working hours?

Male-dominated professions in Denmark have higher average earnings, study finds
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Male-dominated professions in Denmark have higher average earnings, study finds

Denmark’s budget could allow for more skilled foreign workers

Denmark’s budget could allow for more skilled foreign workers

Wind power giant Vestas to cut 600 jobs in Denmark and Germany

Wind power giant Vestas to cut 600 jobs in Denmark and Germany

One in eight Danes out of work after finishing university

One in eight Danes out of work after finishing university

Denmark to scrap residency requirement for unemployment insurance

Denmark to scrap residency requirement for unemployment insurance

More foreign nationals work in Denmark than ever before

More foreign nationals work in Denmark than ever before

Denmark creates 208,000 new jobs in five years and companies are still in need of employees

Denmark creates 208,000 new jobs in five years and companies are still in need of employees

Number of people receiving Danish unemployment benefit hits ten-year low

Number of people receiving Danish unemployment benefit hits ten-year low

How Denmark plans to get more women in leading jobs

How Denmark plans to get more women in leading jobs

Denmark’s foreign workforce hits record high

Denmark’s foreign workforce hits record high

Fewer people receiving social welfare payment in Denmark: ministry

Fewer people receiving social welfare payment in Denmark: ministry

One in ten wage earners in Denmark is a foreign national

One in ten wage earners in Denmark is a foreign national

What’s it like to work in Denmark as a foreigner? Here’s what you told us

What’s it like to work in Denmark as a foreigner? Here’s what you told us

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The Local contributor finds work, can stay in Denmark after employer reads article

The Local contributor finds work, can stay in Denmark after employer reads article

Denmark passes bill to tighten residency requirement for unemployment insurance

Denmark passes bill to tighten residency requirement for unemployment insurance

Government changes Danish residency requirement for unemployment insurance

Government changes Danish residency requirement for unemployment insurance

Unemployment insurance applicants in Denmark must provide proof of foreign address under new rules

Unemployment insurance applicants in Denmark must provide proof of foreign address under new rules

No-deal Brexit could cost jobs in Denmark: minister

No-deal Brexit could cost jobs in Denmark: minister

Danish cleaning firm ISS sells off units

Danish cleaning firm ISS sells off units

Denmark to keep unemployment insurance money paid by people who lose eligibility under new rules

Denmark to keep unemployment insurance money paid by people who lose eligibility under new rules

Opinion: Danish odds are stacked against skilled foreign workers

Opinion: Danish odds are stacked against skilled foreign workers

Minister to face questions over impact of foreign residency clause on Danish unemployment benefits

Minister to face questions over impact of foreign residency clause on Danish unemployment benefits

‘Moving to Denmark helped me focus my skills on behaviour change’

‘Moving to Denmark helped me focus my skills on behaviour change’

Government maintains support for residency clause in Danish unemployment insurance

Government maintains support for residency clause in Danish unemployment insurance

Danish labour market continues good form: August figures

Danish labour market continues good form: August figures

Unemployment insurance curbs could create administrative jam for internationals in Denmark

Unemployment insurance curbs could create administrative jam for internationals in Denmark

PM, opposition leader discuss employment of skilled foreign workers at conference

PM, opposition leader discuss employment of skilled foreign workers at conference

Denmark trailing neighbours on graduate employment: analysis

Denmark trailing neighbours on graduate employment: analysis

Denmark’s social healthcare sector sees increased number of minority ethnic workers

Denmark’s social healthcare sector sees increased number of minority ethnic workers

Five tips for writing an effective Danish CV

Five tips for writing an effective Danish CV

Danish unemployment at lowest level since 2009: stats

Danish unemployment at lowest level since 2009: stats

Danish employment levels still rising: 3,400 more in work in latest figures

Danish employment levels still rising: 3,400 more in work in latest figures

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Surprising increase in Denmark unemployment in March

Surprising increase in Denmark unemployment in March

How The Local can help recruit your dream colleague
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How The Local can help recruit your dream colleague

Danish firms waste time on ‘template’ job applications: organisation

Danish firms waste time on ‘template’ job applications: organisation

16,500 job seekers find work every month in Denmark: DI

16,500 job seekers find work every month in Denmark: DI

Employment number in Denmark reaches record level

Employment number in Denmark reaches record level

Denmark ‘is paradise for families with children, despite the weather’

Denmark ‘is paradise for families with children, despite the weather’

Denmark announces relocation of 1,800 public jobs

Denmark announces relocation of 1,800 public jobs

Minister’s call for more foreign labour ‘extremely positive’: DI

Minister’s call for more foreign labour ‘extremely positive’: DI

Unemployment numbers in Denmark continue to fall

Unemployment numbers in Denmark continue to fall

Foreigners taking fewer jobs in Denmark: report

Foreigners taking fewer jobs in Denmark: report

Small drop in unemployment in Denmark: report

Small drop in unemployment in Denmark: report

Danish production and labour needs increasing: DI

Danish production and labour needs increasing: DI

‘Building a successful Danish business pushed me forward’

‘Building a successful Danish business pushed me forward’

OPINION: Why would anyone leave the happiest country?

OPINION: Why would anyone leave the happiest country?

Low tax for highly educated foreigners to be extended: ministry

Low tax for highly educated foreigners to be extended: ministry

Jobs vacant in Denmark with unemployment low: report

Jobs vacant in Denmark with unemployment low: report

Danish companies struggling to fill positions: report

Danish companies struggling to fill positions: report

‘The Danish job market is not the easiest – but once there, you have a solid foundation’

‘The Danish job market is not the easiest – but once there, you have a solid foundation’

New model helps refugees find jobs in Denmark: DA

New model helps refugees find jobs in Denmark: DA

Social welfare cuts for young unemployed ‘creates incentive’: Danish parties

Social welfare cuts for young unemployed ‘creates incentive’: Danish parties

Denmark to reduce English-language student numbers

Denmark to reduce English-language student numbers

Want a short work week? You can’t do much better than Denmark

Want a short work week? You can’t do much better than Denmark

Foreigners fill more than half of all new jobs in Denmark

Foreigners fill more than half of all new jobs in Denmark

Danish bankruptcies cost 1,000 jobs in September

Danish bankruptcies cost 1,000 jobs in September

Danish economy growing steadily, ‘wise men’ say

Danish economy growing steadily, ‘wise men’ say

Denmark’s job market grows yet again

Denmark’s job market grows yet again

What to do if you lose your job in Denmark
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What to do if you lose your job in Denmark

Working in Denmark: Taking sick leave

Working in Denmark: Taking sick leave

Denmark boasts highest labour costs in EU

Denmark boasts highest labour costs in EU

You got your first job in Denmark. What do you do next?

You got your first job in Denmark. What do you do next?

‘Hire the right people and foster the right culture’

‘Hire the right people and foster the right culture’

Danes twice as likely to leave work on time

Danes twice as likely to leave work on time

‘It’s not work when you’re passionate about it’

‘It’s not work when you’re passionate about it’

‘Trade your current life for a better one’

‘Trade your current life for a better one’

‘Create something you love’: liquorice king

‘Create something you love’: liquorice king

Entrepreneurship just comes naturally to some

Entrepreneurship just comes naturally to some

Entrepreneurs with both soul and sole

Entrepreneurs with both soul and sole

Don’t wait for the perfect time, do it now

Don’t wait for the perfect time, do it now

New scheme replaces Danish wage compensation for corona-hit firms

New scheme replaces Danish wage compensation for corona-hit firms

‘Stopgap’ or life saver?: Italy’s scheme to help the self-employed survive the coronavirus crisis

‘Stopgap’ or life saver?: Italy’s scheme to help the self-employed survive the coronavirus crisis