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I need advice on what to do: Stay in London vs go and work in Barcelona - Spain - watch

    • Thread Starter

    Hi everyone!

    I have been living and working in the UK - London - for the last three years. Since I have landed in London I have been working in the IT sector.

    My previous company made me redundant and I have been out of work since last February. I got lots of interviews but for one reason or another they will never give me any contract. There have been happening very weird things through this job hunting.

    Thing is that a company in Barcelona got interested in my profile and after myself going to their offices they decided that they want to hire me - JOY - .

    After looking for rooms and flats in Barcelona I am getting dissapointed due to the conditions and how crappy does look some of those places. I am comfortable in London. I got everything I need very close to where I am living - I live in a big house with more people -

    Since I have been out of work I have been claiming UK Gov Help to keep me going in my search. This is help might come to an end sooner than later.

    Because the idea of going to Barcelona is not that appealing to my likes, do you think guys that it would be way better for myself to stay in London??????

    I don´t really know what to do. I need some advice.

    • Very Important Poster

    Very Important Poster
    If I was in your position, I would take the opportunity. Even as an experienced mid-level business analyst (jobs are plentiful in this job role), it's taking months to land a good job.

    If you need a job you need a job. Even going over there and working for 6 months will look better to employers than continuing to be on JSA or whatever it is you're on right now. It's easier to get a job when you have a job - if I were you I would go, and in 6 months' time start applying to London again if you still want to move back here, and make the most of having some interesting experience abroad to talk about
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