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Work abroad

Be prepared for working abroad with our top tips and information to support you and your family.

Looking to move abroad?

Are you researching a move or are you already several steps into your relocation? Our country checklists are designed to give you some of the essential info you need in your first 3 months for a successful start to life abroad.

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woman solving problems on mobile device; image used for HSBC international services Life abroad article Changes in expat work visas

You'll need a visa to work in Singapore, the UK, Hong Kong and the US. These are the basics to get you started.

young woman working in her flower shop; image used for HSBC International Services article Life abroad work like a boss.

Being your own boss is very different from being an employee. Do you have what it takes to succeed?

little boy on dad's lap as he's on his laptop working; image used for HSBC International Services Life abroad article How to ace a virtual job interview.

Understand the technology, curate your space and for goodness sake, don't wear stripes!

potter stacking pottery on shelf; image used for HSBC International Services life abroad article Easiest places to do business

Why is one country more business-friendly than others, and what helps a business thrive?

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