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Kate Williams.

Kate arrived in Barcelona in 2003 on a break from her career as an auctioneer. She fell in love with the city–and weather–and stayed. Read more

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Emma Ruiz, Spain, Gestalt Therapist, COO and Co-founder at Silum, Trainer Read more

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A day in the life: Spencer Hall

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Spencer Hall arrived in Barcelona three years ago. Inspired by the city’s architecture, installations and more, he has since been getting in touch with his creative side and is now creating eclectic tables from extraordinary objects in his workshop. Read more

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A day in the life: Ian Gibbs

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53-year-old Ian Gibbs came from Sheffield to Barcelona in 1990 as an English teacher. He’s now an author, speaker, coach and owner of IPA Productions, an educational theater company. Gibbs lives in Collserola and works in La Teixonera. Read more

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Charles Webb

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Charles (aka “Chef CW”) has lived in nine countries, speaks four languages and has worked in some of the world’s greatest restaurants, including Noma. Currently, he splits time between his native Chicago and Barcelona. Read more

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Olivier Bracard

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Olivier is the CEO and Co-founder of Hosco, the professional network specifically designed for the hospitality industry. It currently connects +250,000 qualified hospitality talents and +250 schools with +3,000 world-class companies around the globe. Read more

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A day in the life: Jessica Craig

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International literary agent and founder of Craig Literary from the United States, Jessica takes us through her day. Read more

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The CEO and founder of The Nanny Line from The Netherlands takes us through her day. Read more

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Priyankaa Joshi, 25, a writer/editor from the UK, reveals her day as part of the Communications team at the EU Business School. Read more

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Australian Mandy Keillor, 53, reveals her daily routine as co-founder of renowned health and wellness centre Studio Australia Barcelona. Read more

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Markus Akesson, 37, from Sweden, details life as a mountain bike guide. Read more

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Journalist Vivien Magyar, from Hungary, talks about her day running Barcelona Startup News, an online magazine that shares stories about local startups. Read more

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Sam Purnell, 25, from the UK, details life as an English teacher in Barcelona. Read more

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Eleanor Walker, from the UK, explains life as the director of Useful Languages Barcelona. Read more

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Colm Quigley, 41, from Ireland, explains a typical day as an Aircraft Maintenance Manager at El Prat Airport. Read more

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

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

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

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The owner of Swiit Gelato Shop talked to Metropolitan about her typical working day in Barcelona. Read more

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Read about a typical work day for the HR director of Conduent (a recent spin-off from Xerox). Read more

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  • A day in the life: Jessica Craig

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    A day in the life: Jessica Craig