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Will I be able to find a job in Bahamas?

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When we asked people about industries and career opportunities in Bahamas, they reponded...

"Lack of employment is one of the biggest problems in the Bahamas. Most of the money invested here is in the tourism and banking industries and even that is struggling lately. It is VERY difficult to come here as a foreigner and work for a local company. Most expats either work for hotel chains, banks or come here working for themselves, working online or as investors and retirees," said another expat in New Providence, Bahamas.

"Foreigners often work in hospitality-related industries in the Bahamas, such as in hotels and resorts, restaurants, and recreational activities. They may also find jobs in the country's tourism and manufacturing sectors. In addition, they can find opportunities in the service industry, such as working in retail stores, food and beverage operations, providing passenger services, and working as security personnel," wrote a member who made the move to Bahamas.

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Betsy Burlingame Betsy Burlingame is the Founder and President of Expat Exchange and is one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.

Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.

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