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Research suggests young people are willing to move overseas for jobs

by Ray Clancy on June 13, 2018

Millennials in Britain are willing to consider moving thousands of miles to improve their careers, suggesting that they are a new generation of expats who can take advantage of the digital age.

Some 85% are considering developing their transferable skills to enable them to work anywhere, any time and it is the emerging digital industries that are peaking their interest the most, according to new research.

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They are looking to be flexible in terms of work, working hours and where they are located. Indeed, the research from mobile current account providers Monese suggests they are willing to move thousands of miles.

They regard working overseas as a way of enhancing their careers and job prospects and are encouraged to do so by a desire to get away from a boring nine to five routine, the research also suggests. [click to continue…]

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