Job application training for internationals - How to Apply and work in Germany
- Online Workshop
- Staff Development Measures:
- Fields of Action:
- Promote internationalization
- Career Development
- Participation Fee:
In this seminar you will learn to find your job in Germany. On the first day you have the chance to formulate your application for the German job market. On the second day you get all tips you need for the job interview and you will practice the correct answers to typical interview questions. Finally on the third day you will be informed about legal formalities within the German job market and you will do an excursion through the German business etiquette and corporate culture.
First topic - my application for the German job market
My job expectations
How to find the appropriate company?
Analysis of the job ad
How to present your competencies in the proper light?
CV and cover letter for the German job market
My application (After the seminar you can have your application documents checked by e-mail)
In the first topic you learn to write a successful application for the German job market.
You have the chance to go over your own CV and cover letter individually.
Second topic – Successful in the job interview
Whom German companies are looking for?
What is expected in a job interview?
My questions to the enterprise
The etiquette manual for the interview
Job interviews via telephone and skype
Frequently asked questions – tips
Frequently asked questions – training
In the second topic you learn to manage the job interview successful.
In a final exercise you have the chance to practice usual interview questions.
Third topic – Business etiquette and corporate culture
From the job interview to the employment contract (content negotiation, legal formalities)
Corporate culture in Germany
Business etiquette and communication
The first 100 days in your job – tips for the qualifying period and the onboarding process
In the third topic we discuss the corporate culture in German companies.
You learn all about the German business etiquette and you get tips for the qualifying period.
PC/laptop, microphone, loudspeaker, Internet & optional camera
doctoral candidates, who are registered in the Center for Doctoral Studies