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Getting back into the world of work following a career break or redundancy can be a daunting prospect, especially if the skills the individual has aren’t as up to date as they could be. The above is exacerbated by the rapid rate of technological innovations which requires people to continually update their technology and digital skills to equip them for emerging roles in different sectors in which they work or would like to work. Finally, in Luzern, there is a solution: Swiss Skills Academy. They Help You Build Your Future! Have you heard of the Swiss Skills Academy? Are you interested in upgrading your IT, presentation and social media skills to assist you in your job search? Are you a small

Hard to believe but the summer holidays are nearly upon us and unless you are

We are happy to have the ongoing support of the Hochschule Luzern and CAS International Leadership programme. We

The LiLi Centre is a community centre in Lucerne. Our mission is the successful integration

By Evelin Bermudez: In today’s knowledge-based economy, the skills-set we possess, the continuous learning we

Up until now the talk among international parents with kids in the local school system

Getting back into the world of work following a career break or redundancy can be

Armin Gilg, Attorney at Law at Studhalter & Pfister Rechtsanwälte AG, writes on the topic. What

As an employee or employer you need to be aware of your rights.

Are you preparing for a job interview? Interviewing for a job can be challenging, especially

The debt enforcement system in Switzerland is unique. We would like to explain the most

Lucerne is the ideal place to set up a company. Not only do you find

Getting back into the world of work following a career break or redundancy can be

Sunny autumn days are invitations for hiking in the glorious mountains of Switzerland. However despite

Climb Mount Pilatus on September 29th on the first "Pilatus Hike"!

Switzerland is one of the few countries in the world with a standardised system

With its special shape, its fjord-like arms and bays and its distinct landscapes, Lake Lucerne

When the sun shines everyone heads to the lake to bask in all its glory,

With summer here and school holidays close to starting many of us will be spending

Have you considered a bilingual education for your child?   Would you like to experience first-hand lessons

Back in June we celebrated three years of the LiLi Centre being open and serving

October brings a big variety of programmes, including more events for teenagers as well as

Here are some suggestions for outings around Lucerne with little ones.

Every autumn, all over the Alps, farmers go through the same process, having taken their

Sunny autumn days are invitations for hiking in the glorious mountains of Switzerland. However despite

I, Marianne Blommers-Poggio Voormolen, just started my business Xpat Relocation in September 2018. Eight years

Tenancy Regulations in Switzerland In Switzerland, two out of three people live in rented flats. We would

Renting versus Buying Homes in Switzerland In some countries there is nothing more normal than buying

The Elevator Pitch Living in a foreign country it’s often hard to know where to take

Lucerne is notorious for not offering many cheap places to park (and certainly no free

It's a new year so we thought that we would have our first post of

Here are the details and prizes from our gala.

This Sunday is election day! Not only will the nation be voting in a new

At the end of this week, the Swiss will be going to the urns to

We are so excited about our upcoming gala, but we know that there are many

In just a few days, Luzern’s very own county fair, the Lozärner Määs will begin! From

October brings a big variety of programmes, including more events for teenagers as well as

Join a workshop to understand your rights as a tenant living in Switzerland.

Taxes in Switzerland are levied at three levels: federal, cantonal and municipal. Due to the

We all know that Switzerland is expensive without a Swiss salary, if you haven’t managed to

The debt enforcement system in Switzerland is unique. We would like to explain the most

In Switzerland, sole proprietorships, partnerships and legal entities (stock corporations) have bookkeeping and accounting requirements.

The Elevator Pitch Living in a foreign country it’s often hard to know where to take

I am pretty certain that just like me you are having to deal with loads

When moving to a new home, people are usually anxious to get all their telecom

I was recently trying to find out how to dispose of a mattress and came

  I will embarrassingly admit that although I have lived here for three and a half years, I

With children back at school and the weather getting cooler, the time is approaching for

Every autumn, all over the Alps, farmers go through the same process, having taken their

Sunny autumn days are invitations for hiking in the glorious mountains of Switzerland. However despite

Switzerland is one of the few countries in the world with a standardised system

We love when our members actively suggest insider tips. Here are some great hiking ideas

If you are looking for a ski resort which is both typically Swiss and family

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