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A New Way to Find a Job in Switzerland

100000jobs.ch - you'll find your job here!
A while back - actually more than four years ago, can you believe it?! - I wrote about the job market in Switzerland and gave some recommendation on finding a job in Switzerland. You could say that the situation in the Swiss job market has changed and at the same time hasn't changed since then.

Unemployment rates remain low

The Swiss economy might not be in an all-time high but it is rolling steadily. This keeps unemployment rates relatively low which in turn allows a lot of employees to earn their living and to invest their earnings (i.e. consuming and buying) which again stimulates the economy. Capitalism at its best, right? Well, also in Switzerland there are some people looking for a new job. Maybe they currently have a job they don't like, maybe they would like to advance their career, maybe they just lost their jobs or maybe they just recently graduated and are ready to start their professional career.

People find jobs online - but where?

The internet remains the favorite medium for job search. A few people look for jobs directly on company websites but most people rely on job boards and job search engines as they offer more job ads with less search involved. Up until now, one big player dominated the online job market with smaller players like jobagent.ch only reaching certain segments.

A few days ago however, a new job platform went online with the very purpose of stirring up the Swiss online job market: 100000jobs.ch. As the name implies, there are over 100'000 job offers available on this website (including 2 for bloggers!) which is more than double than the market leader provides. It is definitely a good option for anyone looking for a job in Switzerland. It is easy to use even though the website doesn't have an English version yet.








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  1. Thanks for the informative article. One can also try searching financejobboard.ch for more finance related job openings in Switzerland posted by major recruiters across Switzerland. Finance jobs

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