Career topics for German learners

Urte, Team Lead for Lingoda Teams

Jun 05, 2024

Lingoda’s career stories: Meet Urte, Team Lead of Lingoda Teams

Today, we’re interviewing Urte Sinisi, who joined Lingoda in June 2022, inspired by the company’s mission and multifaceted approach. Intrigued...

A works council having a meeting in Germany

Feb 06, 2024

The role of the works council in Germany: A quick guide

If you’ve recently started working in Germany, you might have heard the word Betriebsrat at your new workplace. Betriebsrat means...

German and Swiss flag next to each other

Oct 06, 2023

Germany vs. Switzerland: Comparing cost of living, jobs and more

Together, Germany and Switzerland make up two-thirds of the so-called DACH countries — Germany (D), Austria (A) and Switzerland (CH)....

Young business woman researching the unemployment benefits in Switzerland at her laptop

Aug 30, 2023

Unemployment benefits in Switzerland: A guide

Even if you’re not a Swiss citizen, you may be eligible to receive unemployment benefits in Switzerland. If you meet...

The Swiss social security number (AHV): A guide for international residents and workers

Aug 10, 2023

The Swiss social security number (AHV): A guide for international residents and workers

Switzerland’s robust and well-established social security system ensures a high quality of life and provides reassuring stability, whether you’ve lived...

German vs. Spanish: Which should I learn?

Jun 20, 2023

German vs. Spanish: Which should I learn?

Learning a new language is a big commitment, so it makes sense to do your research when picking which language...

A businesswoman at her desk wondering German vs. French: What’s the best language to learn?

May 26, 2023

German vs. French: What’s the best language to learn?

Both Germany and France play key roles in Europe and beyond. Though the two nations were at odds at various...

Young woman looking online how to get the unemployment benefits in Germany

Nov 28, 2022

Unemployment benefits in Germany: All you need to know

Losing a job is never fun – but it can happen to anyone. In order to support people in between...

A woman and a man shaking hands over a work contract over the average wage in Germany

Jul 18, 2022

Talking money: Average wage in Germany 

What can you expect to earn in Germany? Knowing the average wage in Germany can be a helpful benchmark. If...

two freelancers working in coworking spaces in Berlin

May 17, 2022

5 best coworking spaces in Berlin

Berlin has long established itself as a European center for artists and creatives of all kinds. But in recent years,...

young teen thinking about gap year pros and cons

Apr 25, 2022

Gap year pros and cons: What to consider before you decide

After years of school, it’s understandable to want to take a break. If you’re a secondary student, you may be...

couple googling All about Rentenversicherung in Germany

Apr 27, 2021

Rentenversicherung in Germany: All about pension insurance

Feeling overwhelmed by the German pension insurance system? You’re not alone! In this article, I’ll discuss everything you need to...