Working in Germany
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Jobs in Germany

Work in Germany: Finding a job in Germany


If you're hunting for a job in Germany, here's a guide on where to look for jobs, plus information on the current job market, job requirements and German work permits.

Minimum wage and average salary in Germany

Minimum wage and average salary in Germany


What should you expect to earn in Germany? Learn about German minimum wage regulation and average salaries.

Starting a business

Start your own business or set up as a freelancer in Germany


To work as a freelancer or set up your own small business in Germany, there are several registrations and permits you need before starting your business in Germany.

Working for Oracle Amsterdam

Working for Oracle in Amsterdam


If you are an English or German speaker living in Amsterdam — or you’re willing to relocate there — and you have sales or technical skills that could be put to use working for a global information technology company, apply for a job at Oracle.[Contributed by Oracle]

Startup in Berlin

Growing with a startup and the future of e-commerce


Berlin is one of the biggest startup cities in Europe. Companies such as ShopAlike, GoEuro and Marley Spoon all started in the German capital — and what they all have in common is that they operate online.

Finding a job in Berlin


How to find work in Berlin, including information on Berlin’s current job market and vacancies, German work permits, and where to find jobs in Berlin for English speakers and foreigners.

6 things you must do before attending a job fair


Good preparation can maximise your opportunities at job fairs. Stand out from the crowd using these six steps to improve your chances of finding a job.

8 reasons why startups are good workplaces for expats

8 reasons why startups are good workplaces for expats


More opportunities for employment, growth and networking are just some of the advantages of working in the startup industry as an expat. [Contributed by Nestpick]

Work abroad

Travelling jobs: Unpacking your career


If you're living abroad because your partner is, continuing your career isn't always easy. Nor is finding a job abroad. Here are some tips on creating a job you can take with you.

Work in Germany

Work in Germany: Applying for jobs in Germany


How to put together a German application portfolio 'die Mappe', German-style CV and cover letter – plus German job interview tips to increase your chance of getting a job in Germany.

Global business etiquette

Global business etiquette


If you're working abroad, do you need to adapt your business style to increase your success in an international career?

"I was an expat wife: Why being a Third Culture Kid sucks (sometimes)"

Leadership traits to avoid when working globally


Communications expert Declan Mulkeen discusses the importance of cultural awareness when working abroad or managing international teams.

Culturally correct CVs

Culturally correct CVs for working abroad


When you're looking for work abroad, it's vital to have an international CV that crosses borders.

German business culture

Understanding German business culture


Expats working in Germany may struggle in the new workplace or feel overwhelmed by a barrage of German regulations. Sylvia Schroll-Machl offers advice to ease the transition into working in Germany.

Work abroad: management style

Do I need to change my management style?


If you work abroad, the simple answer is 'almost certainly yes'! Prepare for your international career by adapting your management style to the culture of where you'll work abroad.

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