France in focus

Employment: New paths back to work

By: Joanna COCKERELL | Nadia CHARBIT | Sonia BARITELLO | Stéphanie CHEVAL
1 min

This week, we’re exploring the issue of employment. In France, the unemployment rate has reached 10 percent and local authorities across the country are seeking new approaches to get people back into work. But sometimes, employers are the ones struggling to attract the best candidates. We take a look at some original ways companies try to attract new talents. Also, we check out the new trend of "slashing": a term used for a new generation of workers using their skills to hold down multiple jobs.