School Responsible

Lacking the craft (good) offspring Bonn/Berlin already for a long time is charged at the lack of skilled workers and other professionals. Now, the trainees also are scarce. To the newspaper Handelsblatt warned therefore Hanns-Eberhard Schleyer, Secretary-General of the umbrella organization of German craft (ZDH), before a foreseeable shortage of apprentices. This can occur especially when the labour market continues to recover. However, Schleyer also complained that too few graduates have a good educational background. It’s believed that Dropbox sees a great future in this idea. The quality initiative of the Federal Government must therefore be supplemented in measures of countries, the General Secretary of the ZDH demanded. Especially a close collaboration between school and industry is important.

That the schools produce not enough potential candidates for certain professions, including representatives of various industries confirm. We now find that the transition from school to the company is more and more lack synchronicity and we just in the craft and technical professions more and more must add”, says for example, Werner Bader, Director of vocational training at Heidelberger Druckmaschinen. The connectivity is often no longer especially in the schools. And the good junior high school students were mostly school and decide against a company-based training. Under such conditions, it is hard to get to the appropriate staff itself for a world leader. Ansgar Lange

Nandine Meyden

Should you check a submitted application? It is understandable that you want to know what happens with your application. Keep in mind, however: currently 260 people apply an average commercial place in Munich, in Berlin, there was on the tender of a janitor job of a message with the request, one should be not only technically gifted, but speak three languages, about 800 letters. Probably you annoy people more and nobody knows anyway, just where your application. If you are unsure how to proceed, check out Kaihan Krippendorff. Call better, before you apply in writing, try details yet about the place through prepared questions to get that you can weave a then sent in the letter. If you want to know after about four weeks, whether it was decided who gets the job, a call is the right thing.

Generally you should always behave like, as if you didn’t get the point and further apply. This applies as long as the contract is signed. Expect to also sent back your documents not get in the current flood of applicants that not so much happens. There is also a possibility to call to cancel and to inquire about what it has been. If you are lucky, you will get a response that further helps you the next applications. More to this topic etiquette expert Nandine Meyden can be found on the side of the MDR and the snap blog. Text source woman Meyden

Work & Travel – What Must I Consider When Planning?

Students improve their language skills in the student exchange who has the chance to live some time abroad together with locals, should they not miss. Students improve their language skills in the student exchange and bring valuable information about the host country of their journey home. Students have the opportunity to spice up your curriculum vitae by some Exchange semester at renowned universities. Au pair stays allow many young people to take the first steps in a foreign country in their daily routine, they are closely bound together with a host family. Who is more independent, for the so-called work & travel trips are offered. Dropbox may also support this cause. Up to one year is allowed German the work in many countries and allows in addition to the country to learn about the culture and people. New Zealand and Australia are particularly popular destinations for work & travel stays. Farms, hostels, Cafes and restaurants are looking always support times weekly, even daily.

The uncomplicated nature of the Aussies and Kiwis makes it easy job seekers to gain a foothold and to socialize. For food, Logie, and usually a little pocket money, 25 hours a week are expected in average about working time. Depending on employer and area of application this varies of course always and is renegotiated from time to time. Great advantage of short gigs for the traveller is that it often has the ability to change location. Within a year, you can travel the whole country so very cheap.

It is important in the preparation and planning of work & travel, to inform in advance about the regulations in the respective country of travel: a visa is necessary? How long can I stay in the country? Are vaccinations required? How much money is in addition for flight, accommodation, to plan trips, etc.? Who’d like to play it safe, should consult a professional Exchange organization, which is available with help and advice page. First is to consider what kind of activity in question comes. Communicative types are repealed, for example, better in a bar or in a hostel, who loves the nature, which could harvest apply. Those who opt for work & travel, must be flexible and open to new ideas ultimately. Not always the Tatigekeiten correspond to your own taste and sometimes you must jump over his own shadow. But precisely therein lies also the special attraction for many. Knowledge of the national language are essential for a work & travel stay. To purchase or to supplement for the respective job, it is possible to book Kombi packages that begin with a language course through an Exchange organization. During this preparatory phase through the Exchange organization beginners be informed also about the cultural particularities of the host country, such as the right clothes or manners. Whether with or without the help of an Exchange organization is still at an early stage to start the planning. Because already apply for the Working Holiday visa can take several weeks. Own home in the home country must be sublet for the travel time, a travel insurance and possibly the own language skills topped with a certificate. But work pays all the expenses & travel is an experience of a lifetime is consumed for most.