Finding A Job & Working In Germany Episodes

November 24, 2021

Anatomy of a German job interview (Lisa Janz from Job Coach Germany)

What can you expect in a German job interview? What's expected of you? Lisa Janz , the woman behind Job Coach Germany, joins me to explain what the five phases of a typical job interview are, and gives some insights into what...

Finding A Job & Working In Germany

October 20, 2021

Working in tech in Germany (Yotzín from Mexico)

What's it like working in tech in Germany? What do foreigners need to know about finding a tech job in Germany? Yotzín, from Mexico, joins me to answer these questions and discuss his experiences working in the tech field in...

Finding A Job & Working In Germany

April 18, 2021

BONUS - My experiences searching for jobs and working in Germany (Lisa Janz interviews me)

Lisa Janz, who is a job coach for internationals in Germany, recently interviewed me in a live Q&A on her Facebook page . This is the audio of that video. She asked me about my experiences looking for jobs and working in Germ...

Finding A Job & Working In Germany

April 12, 2021

What do you want from a job in Germany? (with Lisa Janz from Job Coach Germany)

Lisa Janz is a career coach for international professionals in Germany. She joins me to discuss the big question of how to figure out what you want from a job in Germany. New foreigners in Germany often just want to get a foo...

Finding A Job & Working In Germany

March 21, 2021

Job search and working in Germany: expectations vs. reality, work contracts, and corporates vs. start-ups (Jana from Meetra)

Many foreigners have a picture in their minds of what it will be like finding a job and working in Germany. For example, it seems that the perception is that there are many opportunities in Germany, that salaries are good, an...

Finding A Job & Working In Germany

February 15, 2021

The job application process in Germany: Misconceptions, insights and tips (Ivan from Bulgaria)

What are common misconceptions that foreigners have about the job application process in Germany? What makes a good CV? What are assessment centers? We try to answer some of these questions in this episode. To do it, I'm join...

Finding A Job & Working In Germany

August 17, 2020

RERUN: Teaching English, Learning Languages, and Raising Bilingual Children in Germany (Lori from USA)

Originally released on July 2nd, 2019 (episode #6). Lori from USA has been teaching English in Germany for almost 40 years, so it’s not surprising that she has a thing or two to say about learning new languages. In fact, her ...

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July 13, 2020

Just a diplomatic spouse (Alexandra from Romania)

Being the spouse of a diplomat comes with a very specific lifestyle: you move around a lot, you don't stay in a country for long, and you never know where you'll be moved to next. Alexandra Paucescu is a Romanian married to a...

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December 07, 2019

The German Freelance Visa (James from LiveWorkGermany.com)

Donate to my cause in the expat podcasters charity challenge (aka #FEGEPADFO): Donate to Lebenshilfe Bad Windsheim For many people who are planning to come to Germany, the Freelance Visa might be the way to go. It allows you ...

Finding A Job & Working In Germany

August 27, 2019

Finding and Getting a Job In Germany

For all the links mentioned in the episode (there are a few!), go to the Finding and Getting a Job in Germany blog post . I go through some of the ins and outs of getting a job in Germany. To help me, I got Cheryl Howard of c...

Finding A Job & Working In Germany

July 09, 2019

Arvi From India - Founding a Startup in Germany

Arvi is from India and moved to Germany 5 years ago to complete his studies as an engineer. He did this, but instead of returning home, he moved to Berlin and founded a startup with two other entrepreneurs. His company, MyHel...

Finding A Job & Working In Germany Adapting To Life In Germany