Entering the German job market is often a difficult task for international students and professionals from overseas. One of the major challenges is managing the cultural differences between one's home country and the German culture. Also, navigating through the job application process can be demanding as there are expectations in Germany which may differ to one's country of origin. Our webinar will provide you with important assistance in planning your career in Germany, as well as getting started in the German job market.
We will present you ideas and suggestions on how to enter the German labour market. In this context, we explore options on how to build your local network and the possibility of acquiring additional qualifications. In addition to that, we will provide some suggestions in relation to your application documents and commencing your career in Germany. Lastly, we will explain the best way to overcome cultural challenges and show you typical mistakes that should be avoided.
Content of the webinar:
- Career planning: How to start your career in Germany?
- Background knowledge on job application processes in Germany
- Job applications tips and the selection process
- Dealing with cultural challenges
- Typical mistakes to avoid
- Question / answer session