[ID:7113]Spousal Employment & Freelancing Abroad is a section dedicated to husbands, wives, fiancées and partners who are accompanying a loved one on a trip or work term abroad. Traveling abroad with a loved one can be stressful. After all, you have been picked up and moved from your home on account of someone else’s career. This section provides advice on how to keep yourself busy, motivated and engaged in your new environment.
- Get to work! The very best way to stay busy, enthusiastic and self-confident as a traveling spouse is to find a job. Depending on your skill set, you may wish to freelance work, start a tutoring business or take a job in your host country.
- Respect your employer: If you accept a position with in organization or business, be clear about the length of your stay abroad and the likelihood of your continued availability. This is simply good manners.
- If you do not wish to work, use your time abroad wisely: Do not miss the opportunity to take language courses, volunteer...