ELJ Job Fair Testimonials
Firstly we want to thank all those who participated and helped make our first ELJ Multilingual Job Fair; which took place on Saturday, 5th of October at the conference room of the Hotel Catalonia Plaza, a success.
We were extremely pleased with the feedback we received from both Employers and Candidates. We have already begun planning our next Job Fair to be held next year.
We met three candidates who flew in from Belgium just for the job fair and here is what they had to say;
The Europe Language Job Fair was a nice opportunity to get in touch with different companies and recruiters. We, as Belgians, speak a lot of languages (English, Dutch, French and German). That's why some recruiters where interested in our capacities. We dropped our CV in order to get in contact with different companies. The event was well organized and with an overview we got at the entrance we could find the right companies. A lot of people where present at the fair, so congratulations to Kim Stenger for organizing the event. - Doreen De Cordt, Aïcha Naesen and Danuta Peeters - Belgium
Some more of what a few of the candidates had to say about the day!
AMAZING, THANK YOU!– A British multilingual candidate. Speaks Danish, English, Swedish, English and French!
Great – Lithuanian Candidate, speaks English, Russian and Lithuanian.
I'm glad to have attended this job fair. The recruiters are patient and involved. - A French candidate speaks French, Spanish and English.
Good Job! – An Italian candidate speaks Italian, English, French and Catalan.
A huge thanks to the organizers for giving such a good and nice event. Well organized event. Thank you. – A multilingual Pakistani candidate.
I'm very satisfied and happy to have come here. – A French candidate who also speaks Spanish and English.
I found it extremely interesting and useful. Positive response! - A bilingual Italian Slovenian candidate, speaks, Italian, English, Spanish, Slovenian and Croatian.
Good experience to see the job world. – A young Spanish candidate, who speaks Spanish, Catalan and English.
Thank you! – A Russian candidate, Speaks Russian, Spanish, English, French, German and Catalan.
Very helpful to find a job. - Anonymous multilingual candidate.
The European job search is an interesting way to do some networking. – Anonymous multilingual candidate.
Thanks! – A Slovak candidate who speaks Slovak, Czech, English, German and Spanish.
Very Good. Well done. – Syrian Candidate. Languages spoken: Arabic, English and French.
Good opportunity to make contacts and meet companies. - A French Candidate who speaks, French, English and Spanish.
There should be more job fairs like this! - Nicaraguan candidate who speaks Spanish, English, French, Italian and Portuguese.
It was great! – A multilingual Nigerian Candidate who speaks English, Spanish and French.
Great fair, hope to be invited to the next one! – A multilingual Spanish candidate who speaks, Spanish, English, Valenciano and French.
Very good!- A Bilingual Spanish candidate who speaks native Arabic and Catalan. Also English and French.
This was useful and productive! – A Pakistani who speaks Urdu, Punjabi, English and Spanish.
Well organized event in a convenient location. – Anonymous multilingual candidate.
A Good idea! – A Multilingual German Candidate.
Good job! Do it more often, please. - A multilingual Slovak candidate. Speaks, Slovak, Czech, English, Spanish, French and Italian.
Good initiative! – Anonymous multilingual candidate.
Excellent event! – A Portuguese candidate speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish and Catalan.
Very useful and the recruiters were very friendly and nice. – A multilingual Spanish candidate, speaks Spanish, French and English.
Thank you for sharing this experience and thinking about bilingual profiles. Very much appreciated. - A multilingual Spanish candidate who speaks, Spanish, English, Catalan and French.
Thanks for organizing! We would be happy to assist in future events! - American Barcelona Society.
Found it very helpful - A British candidate came all the way from England just to attend the fair.
It was a really great experience! – A polish candidate who speaks polish, English and Spanish.
Well organized event with a pleasant atmosphere. Thank you! - A polish candidate who speaks polish, English and Spanish.
I discovered Colt and Booking.com. My expectations were satisfied. – An Argentinean, speaks Spanish and English.
Thank you! I really enjoyed the fair! - A polish candidate who speaks polish, English Spanish, German, French, Catalan and Russian.
Overall very good! - A multilingual Hungarian candidate.
The people were very helpful, honest and knowledgeable.– An American citizen based in Barcelona. Speaks English, Spanish and Catalan.
Thank you. – A Turkish candidate, speaks Turkish, English and Spanish.
Oct 10, 2013 by The ELJ Team