Absolutely Talented: Recruit Differently.
What is Absolutely Talented?
Absolutely Talented events are co-ordinated by the Absolutely French team. We're committed to the professional integration of expat partners in Paris. We want to challenge the stereotypes associated with expat partners, and give them professional opportunities too. Our events take place in English.
Following the success of our last event, we will be hosting another careers fair in 2023.
08h30 - 12h00
Thursday, 26th January 2023
📍Le Viaduc, 43 Av. Daumesnil, 75012, Paris
Sign up now to take advantage of the early bird ticket price!
Event Programme 2021
180 job offers made
6 workshops responding to the needs of expat partners
Watch it here.
9h to 9h15
Why are we here today?
Founder and CEO
Absolutely French - Absolutely Talented
9h15 to 10h - Round table
Why are expat partners of interest to recruiters?
Talent Acquisition Director France
Expat Partner and Engineer Manager
Global Compensation, Benefits & International Mobility Leader
Ph.D candidate and EU #horizon2020 Social Science Researcher,
10h to 12h
Meetings with Recruiters and Workshops:
1. 10 cultural differences in interview :
Using theatre games : tips to prepare yourself
By Armelle Perben and François Ledroit, Absolutely French
2. Immigration - Working in France :
Have you ticked the boxes ?
By Fiona Mougenot and Marion Pequignot, Expat partners
3. How to promote the Soft Skills and competencies you are
developing on global assignment to better market and
brand yourself as you job search?
By Tracy Kautzmann, Impact Group
4. Which volunteering to enhance your CV?
Develop new competencies and your network to valorize your CV.
By Marie Nilsson, Absolutely French
5. Working in France :
Which contract suits you the best!
By Judith Korenbajzer et Sandrine Gardel, Opleo Avocats
6. Dare to contact your network or HR
You have seen your dreamed job?
Dare to contact people and show your motivation
to get your interview! Train yourself and develop your boldness on a daily bases
By Sofia Carreras-Pollack, Dare to