Whatever your reasons for relocating to Catalunya, the more you understand about local business culture, the more successful and professionally fulfilling your work experience will be. Here are our top DOs and DON'Ts for doing business here. more

Oct 8, 2016 8:52 PM Business & Working

Technological innovation and app creation in the city. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Business & Working

Collaboration is the word as the sharing economy makes its mark on the city. more

Apr 6, 2016 5:57 PM IN THE CITY


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Recently opened businesses breathe new life into the city’s oldest streets. more

Mar 3, 2016 8:11 PM IN THE CITY

Tax season is fast approaching. David Cook of Spain Accounting answers your questions about presenting a Spanish tax return. more

Mar 1, 2016 10:27 AM Business & Working

Creating your own company in Barcelona is no easy task, but if you're determined and patient you can succeed more

Feb 19, 2016 4:28 PM Business & Working

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

We speak to the founder of the Barcelona Hair Academy, Swedish-native Emma Kareliussen. more

Dec 31, 2015 1:12 PM IN THE CITY

Here's five ways to get your 2016 off to the right start. more

Dec 30, 2015 4:58 PM THINGS TO DO

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

Nov 30, 2015 3:09 PM PRACTICAL


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

This new coworking space offers light and airy surroundings alongside professional resources. more

Sep 1, 2015 3:08 PM Business & Working

Innovative, young startups are at the heart of Barcelona's fast-growing tech industry. more

May 26, 2015 6:08 PM Business & Working

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

Metropolitan talks with Mateu Hernández, CEO of Barcelona Global, an organisation that aims to improve Barcelona's standing as a global business city. more

May 2, 2015 6:11 PM Business & Working

We speak to the founder of the Pink Peony beauty salons, Peony Herrera Sy, originally from the Philippines. more

Apr 30, 2015 4:21 PM IN THE CITY

If you want to keep up with the locals, you’ll need to create a solid network of contacts. And in Barcelona, there are lots of opportunities to do so. more

Feb 3, 2015 10:37 PM Business & Working

Say goodbye to bank loans. Now, with crowdfunding, all you need is the average Joe to finance your idea. more

Jan 2, 2015 5:01 PM IN THE CITY

A growing number of foreigners are setting up businesses in Barcelona. Photos by Lee Woolcock. more

May 29, 2014 4:44 PM Business & Working

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