How I managed (and suffered) to find a job in Finland<br />Panel discussion<br />International Human Resource Management<b...
http://about.me/manolofrias<br />
Where do I come from?<br />3.400 km<br />
Flickr: chodaboy<br />
Where did I study?<br />
MSc in Geography<br />Flickr: DrJaus<br />
Baltic Marine Environmental Protection Commission<br />GIS<br />http://planbothnia.org<br />
Why am I here?<br />
Erasmus in Utrecht (GIS)<br />
Postgraduate studies in Helsinki (more GIS)<br />
Working in Madrid<br />
Let’s move to Finland!!!<br />Flickr: Mar Estrada<br />
Is there any job here??<br />
It was not easy!!<br />November 2004<br />October 2005<br />Flickr: DafneCholet<br />
How did I manage?<br />I created a network!<br />
I enrolled in courses!<br />Flickr: xb3<br />
I studied Finnish!<br />
Of course, I had frustrating moments<br />Flickr: PeterAlferdHess<br />
And then finally I got a job!!!<br />Flickr: NatalieLucier<br />
Trainee program<br />
Calling contacts!!<br />Flickr: AlexKerhead<br />
They thought it was a good idea!!<br />Flickr: Reid<br />
After that I got other jobs<br />
My recipe<br />Use your network<br />Enroll in courses<br />Study Finnish<br />Be active!<br />Be positive!<br />Be patien...
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Employability and recruitment of foreigners in Finland

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I was invited to Aalto University to tell my experience looking for job in Finland.

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Employability and recruitment of foreigners in Finland

  1. 1. How I managed (and suffered) to find a job in Finland<br />Panel discussion<br />International Human Resource Management<br />Employability and recruitment of foreigners in Finland<br />24.03.2011 - Aalto University<br />Flickr: MrThinTank<br />
  2. 2. http://about.me/manolofrias<br />
  3. 3. Where do I come from?<br />3.400 km<br />
  4. 4. Flickr: chodaboy<br />
  5. 5. Where did I study?<br />
  6. 6. MSc in Geography<br />Flickr: DrJaus<br />
  7. 7. Baltic Marine Environmental Protection Commission<br />GIS<br />http://planbothnia.org<br />
  8. 8. Why am I here?<br />
  9. 9. Erasmus in Utrecht (GIS)<br />
  10. 10. Postgraduate studies in Helsinki (more GIS)<br />
  11. 11. Working in Madrid<br />
  12. 12. Let’s move to Finland!!!<br />Flickr: Mar Estrada<br />
  13. 13. Is there any job here??<br />
  14. 14. It was not easy!!<br />November 2004<br />October 2005<br />Flickr: DafneCholet<br />
  15. 15. How did I manage?<br />I created a network!<br />
  16. 16.
  17. 17. I enrolled in courses!<br />Flickr: xb3<br />
  18. 18. I studied Finnish!<br />
  19. 19. Of course, I had frustrating moments<br />Flickr: PeterAlferdHess<br />
  20. 20. And then finally I got a job!!!<br />Flickr: NatalieLucier<br />
  21. 21. Trainee program<br />
  22. 22. Calling contacts!!<br />Flickr: AlexKerhead<br />
  23. 23. They thought it was a good idea!!<br />Flickr: Reid<br />
  24. 24. After that I got other jobs<br />
  25. 25. My recipe<br />Use your network<br />Enroll in courses<br />Study Finnish<br />Be active!<br />Be positive!<br />Be patient!<br />DO NOT GIVE UP!<br />Flickr: Vizzzual<br />

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