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Summer Jobs in Spain: Where to Look & What to Do

Summer in Spain is one of the best, and worst times to be in the country. If you're a fan of maginificent beaches, hot weather and non-stop sunshine then congrats, you're in the right place. Finding a job in Spain in summer isn't impossible, but it's not always easy. My first piece of advice: come as an open book. What does that mean exactly? Drop any majorly inflexible expectations you may be harboring, and be open. You must be willing to sacrifice a six-figure salary for 3 months in paradise, right?

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10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Becoming an Au Pair in Europe

When I signed on to work as an au-pair for the family for one of my students, I had no idea what the task actually entailed. I went in pretty much blind, and simply hoping for the best. Although I came out the other end relatively unscathed, I cannot in good conscience say that it is an experience that I would repeat any time soon. For context, I'd like to state that my au-pair experiences in Spain are not a measuring stick for the entire continent; however, my aim is to provide a bit of perspective for those contemplating the au-pair route especially during summer holidays. Here are 10 questions to ask yourself before becoming an au-pair in Europe. 

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