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How to write a CV
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Composing your Curriculum Vitae (CV) for the Netherlands

When you are applying for a job in the Netherlands, you will be required to hand in a written account of your personal details, education and the jobs you’ve had, otherwise known as your Curriculum Vitae (CV).
Contract employment law
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Employment law and benefits in the Netherlands

Whether you find yourself living in the Netherlands and working for a Dutch employer or working for a foreign company, it’s paramount to read up on the employment laws and benefits that may apply to you.
Mothers Day
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Mother’s Day in the Netherlands

Don’t you just love all the celebrations we’ve got going on in the months of April and May?
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Liberation Day in the Netherlands

Hot on the heels of King’s Day, there is another important day in the Dutch calendar: Liberation Day on 5 May.
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King’s Day in the Netherlands

Have you ever been sat in front of the telly and seen a sea of orange pass by on the screen, jumping up and down, legs akimbo?
Healthcare in the Netherlands
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When to call emergency services in the Netherlands

Dutch medical services are available 24/7. It’s important to note, however, that who you need to call depends on the situation. Please read this complete article to avoid either extremes of 1) not getting the right help in time or 2) having to pay for unnecessarily contacting emergency services.