‘It’s crazy’: What to expect when you work for an Italian company
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‘It’s crazy’: What to expect when you work for an Italian company

If you find a job with an Italian company, be prepared for some major cultural differences in the workplace.

Not just teaching: The jobs you can do in Italy without speaking Italian
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Not just teaching: The jobs you can do in Italy without speaking Italian

Italy ends ban on laying off employees during Covid-19 crisis

Italy ends ban on laying off employees during Covid-19 crisis

‘The job can come as a shock’: What it’s really like working as an English teacher in Italy
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‘The job can come as a shock’: What it’s really like working as an English teacher in Italy

‘A million more unemployed’: Fears as Italy’s Covid freeze on layoffs set to end

‘A million more unemployed’: Fears as Italy’s Covid freeze on layoffs set to end

Italy puts ‘too much of the tax burden on employees’, says auditor

Italy puts ‘too much of the tax burden on employees’, says auditor

Tell us: Do you have financial or work problems in Italy?

Tell us: Do you have financial or work problems in Italy?

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

Italy reports one of Europe’s worst economic slumps in 2020

Italy reports one of Europe’s worst economic slumps in 2020

Italy launches international search for new Pompeii site director

Italy launches international search for new Pompeii site director

‘This is where I want to be’: The growing number of young Italians choosing life on the farm

‘This is where I want to be’: The growing number of young Italians choosing life on the farm

FOCUS: How Italians are filling the gaps in the German job market

FOCUS: How Italians are filling the gaps in the German job market

Italian unemployment down but short-term contracts on the rise

Italian unemployment down but short-term contracts on the rise

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Insecurity ‘high’ in Italian labour market: OECD report

Insecurity ‘high’ in Italian labour market: OECD report

Working internationally? Share your experiences
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Working internationally? Share your experiences

Almost half of jobs in Italy found through friends and family

Almost half of jobs in Italy found through friends and family

The best companies to work for in Italy, according to Italians

The best companies to work for in Italy, according to Italians

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

Voting with their feet: Young Italians are leaving Italy in huge numbers

Voting with their feet: Young Italians are leaving Italy in huge numbers

Italian employment figures rise to pre-recession levels

Italian employment figures rise to pre-recession levels

How an Italian startup is bringing magic to children’s hospital appointments

How an Italian startup is bringing magic to children’s hospital appointments

One day after bailout, Italy’s BMPS says it will cut a fifth of jobs

One day after bailout, Italy’s BMPS says it will cut a fifth of jobs

‘If you want to move to Italy, brace yourself for things not going the way you want’

‘If you want to move to Italy, brace yourself for things not going the way you want’

Italy’s youth unemployment rate falls to lowest level in five years

Italy’s youth unemployment rate falls to lowest level in five years

OPINION: Italians might just hold the secret to a more productive workday

OPINION: Italians might just hold the secret to a more productive workday

Cutting jobs is a ‘very serious sin’, says pope

Cutting jobs is a ‘very serious sin’, says pope

Florence mayor talks new mosques and veil ban in historic meeting

Florence mayor talks new mosques and veil ban in historic meeting

Italy is one of the worst countries for expat working women: survey

Italy is one of the worst countries for expat working women: survey

‘Brexit can make Italy great again – but it needs to act fast’

‘Brexit can make Italy great again – but it needs to act fast’

Over half a million jobs created in third quarter

Over half a million jobs created in third quarter

Italy’s banking sector to shed over 16,000 jobs by 2020

Italy’s banking sector to shed over 16,000 jobs by 2020

Italy’s unemployment rate falls to 11.5 percent in May

Italy’s unemployment rate falls to 11.5 percent in May

Italy hunts for more foreign directors in museum shake-up

Italy hunts for more foreign directors in museum shake-up

1,800 jobs to go as part of Italian bank merger

1,800 jobs to go as part of Italian bank merger

How I went from teaching in Italy to working for the UN

How I went from teaching in Italy to working for the UN

Are bright young Italians stuck in the fast food job trap?

Are bright young Italians stuck in the fast food job trap?

Thousands of tech jobs vacant as Italy can’t find talent

Thousands of tech jobs vacant as Italy can’t find talent

Young Italian workers are among worst paid in Europe

Young Italian workers are among worst paid in Europe

Ryanair to cut 600 jobs in Italy due to ‘damaging’ tax hikes

Ryanair to cut 600 jobs in Italy due to ‘damaging’ tax hikes

Apple to bring 600 jobs to poverty-stricken Naples

Apple to bring 600 jobs to poverty-stricken Naples

Italian unemployment hits three-year low

Italian unemployment hits three-year low

Seven terrible things to say to your Italian boss

Seven terrible things to say to your Italian boss

Italy’s unemployment rate at three-year low

Italy’s unemployment rate at three-year low

Italy’s UniCredit to shed 18,200 jobs by 2018

Italy’s UniCredit to shed 18,200 jobs by 2018

Poste Italiane to hire 8,000 new staff

Poste Italiane to hire 8,000 new staff

Italy’s unemployment rises to 12.7 percent

Italy’s unemployment rises to 12.7 percent

Italy’s south is worse off than Greece

Italy’s south is worse off than Greece

Italy needs 20 years to tackle jobless rate: IMF

Italy needs 20 years to tackle jobless rate: IMF

OECD slams Italy over unskilled youth

OECD slams Italy over unskilled youth

Whirlpool to shed almost 2,000 jobs in Italy

Whirlpool to shed almost 2,000 jobs in Italy

Calabria’s youth jobless rate among EU worst

Calabria’s youth jobless rate among EU worst

Italy youth jobless rate jumps to 42.6 percent

Italy youth jobless rate jumps to 42.6 percent

Italy plans national minimum wage

Italy plans national minimum wage

Italy’s jobless rate fell again in January

Italy’s jobless rate fell again in January

80 foreigners vie for Italy museum boss jobs

80 foreigners vie for Italy museum boss jobs

Italy’s reforms will revive economy: OECD

Italy’s reforms will revive economy: OECD

Jobless Italian in Fiat crucifixion stunt

Jobless Italian in Fiat crucifixion stunt

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Swiss ploy to ban Italian workers ‘not racist’

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Italy’s jobless rate dipped in December

Doctors flee Italy in their thousands

Doctors flee Italy in their thousands

Italy in global search for museum directors

Italy in global search for museum directors

Fiat to create over 1,000 new jobs at Italy plant

Fiat to create over 1,000 new jobs at Italy plant

‘Italy’s youth jobless rate risks social explosion’

‘Italy’s youth jobless rate risks social explosion’

Italy’s Senate backs job market overhaul

Italy’s Senate backs job market overhaul

Will Renzi really kick-start sclerotic Italy?

Will Renzi really kick-start sclerotic Italy?

Italy’s youth jobless rate hits new high

Italy’s youth jobless rate hits new high

‘I want to get Italians into work’: Renzi

‘I want to get Italians into work’: Renzi

1.3m jobs up for grabs as firms fail to find talent

1.3m jobs up for grabs as firms fail to find talent

Protests in Brescia as PM defends labour plan

Protests in Brescia as PM defends labour plan

Life as an elite Vatican Swiss Guard

Life as an elite Vatican Swiss Guard

1,749 apply for 30 jobs at McDonald’s in Venice

1,749 apply for 30 jobs at McDonald’s in Venice

‘Reform critics are like grumpy pensioners’: PM

‘Reform critics are like grumpy pensioners’: PM

Italy tax-breaks could be ‘a costly flash in the pan’

Italy tax-breaks could be ‘a costly flash in the pan’

Italian students protest labour reforms

Italian students protest labour reforms

Senators back labour reforms amid protest

Senators back labour reforms amid protest

Is Italy a desirable place for foreigners to work?

Is Italy a desirable place for foreigners to work?

‘Italy must overhaul its labour market’: IMF

‘Italy must overhaul its labour market’: IMF

7,000 apply for two nursing jobs in Veneto

7,000 apply for two nursing jobs in Veneto

‘I chose Italy because I know the culture’

‘I chose Italy because I know the culture’

Italian companies see jump in hiring prospects

Italian companies see jump in hiring prospects

‘Italian bureaucracy is like Purgatory’

‘Italian bureaucracy is like Purgatory’

Youth unemployment hits record high in Italy

Youth unemployment hits record high in Italy

Parliament staff’s fury as wages capped at €240k

Parliament staff’s fury as wages capped at €240k

Robots could take half of jobs in Italy

Robots could take half of jobs in Italy

Alitalia boss hails job cuts deal for Etihad move

Alitalia boss hails job cuts deal for Etihad move

‘Alitalia must cut jobs or face bankruptcy’: Renzi

‘Alitalia must cut jobs or face bankruptcy’: Renzi

‘Bureaucracy in Italy is a nightmare’

‘Bureaucracy in Italy is a nightmare’

‘There is misogyny in the Italian wine industry’

‘There is misogyny in the Italian wine industry’

Unemployment in Italy remains at record level

Unemployment in Italy remains at record level

Top 10: dream jobs in Italy for expats

Top 10: dream jobs in Italy for expats

Top ten jobs that only exist in Italy

Top ten jobs that only exist in Italy

Becoming a gondolier: The long journey to riding Venice’s waterways

Becoming a gondolier: The long journey to riding Venice’s waterways

Italian jobless rate hits record 12.9 percent

Italian jobless rate hits record 12.9 percent

‘We have to keep Italy’s fashion industry alive’

‘We have to keep Italy’s fashion industry alive’

Family ties: why nepotism is bad for Italy

Family ties: why nepotism is bad for Italy

‘You never know what you’ll encounter’

‘You never know what you’ll encounter’

‘Competition in Italy for translation work is fierce’

‘Competition in Italy for translation work is fierce’

Severely sick Italians fear job loss

Severely sick Italians fear job loss

‘Italy has no money for its heritage’

‘Italy has no money for its heritage’

Almost half of young Italians want to flee

Almost half of young Italians want to flee

‘I would never go back to Italy’

‘I would never go back to Italy’

‘Italians are not lazy’

‘Italians are not lazy’

‘Finding work is tough for foreigners and Italians’

‘Finding work is tough for foreigners and Italians’

Air France denies asking Alitalia to cut 5,000 jobs

Air France denies asking Alitalia to cut 5,000 jobs

Air France asks Alitalia to cull 5,000 jobs – report

Air France asks Alitalia to cull 5,000 jobs – report

More foreigners claiming Italian benefits

More foreigners claiming Italian benefits

More young Italians create their own jobs

More young Italians create their own jobs

‘Failing to file your US tax return can be costly’

‘Failing to file your US tax return can be costly’

Young Italians invent a bright future

Young Italians invent a bright future

‘Diplomacy is more than Ferrero Rocher parties’

‘Diplomacy is more than Ferrero Rocher parties’

‘A gelato artist is an emotion-maker’

‘A gelato artist is an emotion-maker’

Smart young Italians refuse to quit the country

Smart young Italians refuse to quit the country

Top tips: how to become a barista

Top tips: how to become a barista

More than 28,000 Italians apply for 200 Ikea jobs

More than 28,000 Italians apply for 200 Ikea jobs

‘It’s the best thing that’s happened to me’

‘It’s the best thing that’s happened to me’

‘The Italian lifestyle compensates for money’

‘The Italian lifestyle compensates for money’

‘Be as curious as you possibly can’

‘Be as curious as you possibly can’

Finance boost to get young Italians into work

Finance boost to get young Italians into work

Construction sector ‘has hit the bottom’

Construction sector ‘has hit the bottom’

Italy’s unemployment hits record high

Italy’s unemployment hits record high

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

‘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

These are the thousands of job vacancies that Italy can’t fill

These are the thousands of job vacancies that Italy can’t fill

Calls for strikes as Alitalia plans to cut one fifth of its staff

Calls for strikes as Alitalia plans to cut one fifth of its staff

Italy wins EU linguistic battle over jobs

Italy wins EU linguistic battle over jobs

Italy’s gender pay gap getting worse

Italy’s gender pay gap getting worse

Chef job in Germany gets 800 Italian applications

Chef job in Germany gets 800 Italian applications

‘Europe needs new policies, not austerity’

‘Europe needs new policies, not austerity’

EU jobs summit to take place in Milan in October

EU jobs summit to take place in Milan in October

Foreigners eclipse Italians in finding jobs

Foreigners eclipse Italians in finding jobs

Danone cuts 100 jobs in Italy due to crisis

Danone cuts 100 jobs in Italy due to crisis

‘Be prepared to make some serious sacrifices’

‘Be prepared to make some serious sacrifices’

EU citizens: what are your Italian rights?

EU citizens: what are your Italian rights?