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Tips to get subsidized courses to boost job prospects

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Some of inlingua Leipzig's favorite books for ESL teachers. (Photo: maeshelle west-davies)
Some of inlingua Leipzig's favorite textbooks. (Photo: maeshelle west-davies)

In this post, inlingua Leipzig gives you some pointers on how to make sure your German course is a) fully or partly paid for and b) directed towards your next career step. The tips also apply to other career advancement courses you might be interested in.

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Get real help: migrant advising in Leipzig

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Scene of Augustusplatz in Leipzig
Image by Caro Sodar from Pixabay

“Migrating is heavy business. There’s a lot of uncertainty and stress and systems you don’t understand but have to grapple with. The first thing I teach people I’m mentoring is: always use all of your resources.”

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eCommeleon: on hopping continents to land in Leipzig

in Jobs/Leipzig tips/Start up
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eCommeleon offers adaptable modes to fit the needs of e-retailers. (Photo: Ante Hamersmit / Unsplash)

eCommeleon is a highly adaptable e-commerce startup founded by foreigners in Leipzig, seeking international-minded staff in the areas of IT, sales and marketing. Check out some insights from co-founder Jesse Wragg – a Brit with Australian and German paths.

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Code Camp Leipzig seeks students for second run

in #TechTavern/Community/Leipzig tips/Start up
Code Camp Leipzig students
Photo courtesy of Code Camp Leipzig (CCL)

In this LeipGlo interview, Code Camp Leipzig co-founder Taylor Harvey looks back on the program’s first run and forward into the next events, and gives you an idea what to expect. You can apply to join the second class until January 6th, 2020. #codinglife

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DCI: a new start after oppression or lack of prospects

in #TechTavern/Jobs/Leipzig tips/Refugees
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    An earlier group of students from DCI. Photo courtesy of Digital Career Institute (DCI)
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    An earlier group of students from DCI. Photo courtesy of Digital Career Institute (DCI)

They escaped from persecution and violence in Turkey and Syria, and from a career dead-end in Central Europe, into eventually finding a brighter, more promising path in programming via Digital Career Institute (@DevugeesOrg) in Leipzig.

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Pop goes the bibimbap: where to find it in Leipzig

in Food/Glocal/Leipzig tips
Bibimbap served on a table
Image by changupn from Pixabay

Try out your new (or already beloved) favorite Korean dish, bibimbap, at two restaurants in Leipzig.

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