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Olivier Valiente

American Noah Levin, 36, describes one of his many varied days as the managing director of Barcelona Improv Group and The Present Moment. more

Sep 4, 2017 1:20 PM Business & Working

Non-traditional, female-focused networking events are encouraging women to push the glass ceiling. more

Sep 4, 2017 10:48 AM Business & Working

Director of the Shine School of Music, Miloš Sajin, explains his typical working day. more

Jul 3, 2017 11:41 AM Business & Working

The brand director at Wanup talked to Metropolitan about her typical working day in Barcelona. more

Jun 6, 2017 5:12 PM Business & Working

Spain is finally tackling its singular working hours and their detrimental effects on employees’ lives. more

Jun 6, 2017 11:45 AM Business & Working

We look at some of the most popular jobs in Barcelona open to foreigners more

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Although the cost of living in Barcelona is lower than other European hubs, it's always nice to have a little extra spending money in your pocket. more

Feb 17, 2017 12:03 PM LIVING

Barcelona has become a hub for a new generation of remote workers looking to blend work and lifestyle. more

Dec 22, 2016 12:25 PM FEATURES

Are you looking to be an English teacher in Barcelona? Here's everything you need to get a job teaching English in the city. more

Aug 2, 2016 12:33 PM Business & Working 4 Comments

Tori Sparks guides us through the ins and outs of being ‘autónomo’ in Spain. more

Jan 4, 2016 3:57 PM Business & Working 1 Comments


All photos by Yan Pekar.

High unemployment and low salaries still make Barcelona a challenging city professionally. But the possibilities are there if you know where to look. more

Oct 5, 2015 2:22 PM Business & Working

Barcelona resident and professional life coach, Sam Mednick, answers your questions on life in the city. more

Jul 2, 2015 5:52 PM LIVING

Freelancers and small companies are spoiled for choice when it comes to coworking spaces in Barcelona. There’s really something for everyone here, from cosy to funky, eco-friendly to industrial. Here are some of our favourite places to get to work. more

May 15, 2015 12:37 PM Business & Working 2 Comments

Most of us already know that Barcelona is a Mecca for TEFL teachers. But does teaching English as a foreign language here really pay-off? For those thinking about taking the leap, here is our step-by-step guide to becoming a TEFL teacher in Barcelona more

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In the latest of our Entrepreneurs Explain series, the man behind Languages4Life language school tells us how he got his Barcelona business going more

Jan 31, 2012 12:39 PM Business & Working

Spanish psychologist and psychotherapist explains her professional background and experience more

Jan 10, 2012 11:02 PM Business & Working

Mª Helena de Felipe Lehtonen

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Mª Helena de Felipe is an employment lawyer and the founder and president of AFAEMME, an organisation that brings together female entrepreneurs from around the Mediterranean more

Dec 22, 2011 8:00 AM FEATURES 1 Comments

The founder of post&up, a company that lets you send personally-designed photoletters to friends and families, explains how he created his business more

Dec 2, 2011 2:00 PM Business & Working


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Barcelona flats and houses are becoming florists, hairdressers and gyms more

Aug 29, 2011 12:00 AM Business & Working

Struggling to get a business off the ground? Just arrived in Barcelona and looking for work? Pining for a career change but don't know where to start? Barcelona Activa can help with all this, and much more more

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