This intercultural training is designed for participants from around the world who move(d) to Germany and want to gain a better understanding of German culture.
Engineering, health care, IT, ... Professionals and academics from all sectors and all around the world move to Germany every year. Getting used to daily life and business culture in the new environment is often a challenge. In this training, you will learn to understand the Germans and develop stategies for successful start.
This course is ideal for
are new in Germany.
want to understand German business culture.
frequently work with German business partners, even if they themselves don't live in Germany.
Learn the essentials of German (business) culture.
Gain more confidence when dealing with Germans colleages or administration.
Understand the essential rules of communication in Germany.
9:30am - 12:45pm
Understanding German Culture
What is culture? A short intro to intercultural communication.
Central values of the German society.
Multicultural Germany: The role of immigrants in the society and Germans' way of meeting foreigners.
Germans and their special relationship to their history
12:45pm - 1:45pm
1:45pm - 5:00pm
German Business Culture
Dos and don'ts in German work life
Task vs. relationship orientation: A comparison of expectations
The obsession about punctuality and other rules
Hierarchy and direct communication
The German public administration - how to deal with the authorities
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