Xing into Vitamin B(eziehung)

Xing into Vitamin B(eziehung)

  For those of you working in a German speaking market, or working with clients, suppliers or freelancers in either Germany, Austria or Switzerland, then Xing should be on your radar, it is the German language equivalent to the business networking portal,  Linked In....

Have you outgrown your job?

This week on the language energy programme, we have been talking about how to handle the whole job change situation. It got me thinking about idioms used in business.  “I did it. I just quit!”   Handing in your resignation is the most amazing feeling, once...
Procrastination v professionalism

Procrastination v professionalism

It is not yet the end of January, but we are getting close, so why am I only now, really getting my stuff together? Just two days ago I looked at my office and realised that, “You know what, Corinne? It looks like you’ll be in Berlin for a while, so if you...

Performance Blaster Approaches for 2016

Before I moved to Germany, most people, including my colleagues and my bosses, seemed to think that I was pretty amazingly organised. I was always juggling career and social life pretty effectively, so it seemed, volunteering at the radio station at Hammersmith...

Black Friday English

It’s just weeks til Xmas, but isn’t time you treated yourself to a healthy dose of career freedom? In just six skype sessions, I guarantee that you’ll feel more confident speaking English – if you’re not happy, you get your money back. ...