In exactly 2 weeks, more than 20 companies are going to the Leipzig Glocal Job Fair. But before you actually meet them, it’s useful to get to know them a little bit, and what they might expect from you as a job-seeker. Here’s Part II of our Q&A’s: Teach First Deutschland, Dell EMC Halle and Dii Healthcare.
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More than 20 companies will be at the Leipzig Glocal Job Fair on 13 November. But before you meet their representatives face-to-face, it’s important to get a sneak peek at who these exhibitors are – and whom they look for. Here are the first 3 Q&A’s: BirdieMatch, ARBEIT UND LEBEN, and Replex.
From the 1950s-80s, it had been common practice for the GDR to bring in students from fellow socialist Vietnam as foreign aid, and to fill gaps in the labor market. This practice has carried over into a reunited Germany, where prosperity and longevity have brought labor shortages of their own.
Whether you’re looking for a job, or just want to meet new business contacts and even potential friends over a beer (or soft drink), the Leipzig Glocal Job Fair is the place to be. Tue, 13 Nov, at WERK 2 – all day long, baby!
“Those feelings were… not easy to talk about or reveal in front of an audience. [But] the welcoming atmosphere and positive feedback encouraged and inspired me to continue.”