What employees in Germany should know about quarantine compensation
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What employees in Germany should know about quarantine compensation

Germany's state health ministers are considering a move to scrap quarantine compensation for unvaccinated employees - and are meeting on Wednesday to find common ground. Here's what you need to know.

Germany to raise Hartz IV unemployment benefit by just three euros

Germany to raise Hartz IV unemployment benefit by just three euros

Jobs in Germany roundup: Spike in startups and can tattoos influence your application?
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Jobs in Germany roundup: Spike in startups and can tattoos influence your application?

Unvaccinated workers in Germany could lose pay if ordered into quarantine

Unvaccinated workers in Germany could lose pay if ordered into quarantine

Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest news and talking points
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Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest news and talking points

Seven ways to pay less tax in Germany
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Seven ways to pay less tax in Germany

Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points
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Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points

Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points
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Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points

Germany ‘needs 400,000 immigrants every year’ to fill jobs

Germany ‘needs 400,000 immigrants every year’ to fill jobs

Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points
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Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points

Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points
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Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points

REVEALED: How much do employees really earn across Germany’s states?
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REVEALED: How much do employees really earn across Germany’s states?

Kurzarbeit: German minister plans to extend reduced working hours scheme

Kurzarbeit: German minister plans to extend reduced working hours scheme

Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points
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Working in Germany: A weekly roundup of the latest jobs news and talking points

German unemployment rate drops after Covid restrictions relaxed

German unemployment rate drops after Covid restrictions relaxed

6 Berlin cafes and co-working spaces to escape the home office

6 Berlin cafes and co-working spaces to escape the home office

EXPLAINED: Germany’s new Covid-19 rules for workers
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EXPLAINED: Germany’s new Covid-19 rules for workers

Covid sceptics launch German job site for ‘unvaccinated people only’

Covid sceptics launch German job site for ‘unvaccinated people only’

End of home office: Are employees in Germany ready to return to the workplace?

End of home office: Are employees in Germany ready to return to the workplace?

OPINION: How to build trust with your German employer

OPINION: How to build trust with your German employer

Free Covid tests for staff: These are Germany’s new rules for employers

Free Covid tests for staff: These are Germany’s new rules for employers

German job market rides out coronavirus spike

German job market rides out coronavirus spike

EXPLAINED: How non-EU nationals can apply for a job seeking visa in Germany
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EXPLAINED: How non-EU nationals can apply for a job seeking visa in Germany

Airbus reaches deal to avoid firing thousands of people in Germany

Airbus reaches deal to avoid firing thousands of people in Germany

German unemployment rate rises for first time since June

German unemployment rate rises for first time since June

What a famous German cartoon can teach jobseekers

What a famous German cartoon can teach jobseekers

Vacation days in Germany: What to know about your rights as an employee
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Vacation days in Germany: What to know about your rights as an employee

REVEALED: Which jobs in Germany have the best salaries and pay rises?
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REVEALED: Which jobs in Germany have the best salaries and pay rises?

EXPLAINED: what you need to know about Germany’s ‘Kurzarbeit’ job support scheme
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EXPLAINED: what you need to know about Germany’s ‘Kurzarbeit’ job support scheme

What you need to know about Germany’s new working from home rules

What you need to know about Germany’s new working from home rules

Six golden rules for creating the ideal German cover letter and résumé
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Six golden rules for creating the ideal German cover letter and résumé

EXPLAINED: How Germany plans to give people working from home more rights and benefits
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EXPLAINED: How Germany plans to give people working from home more rights and benefits

Jobs in Germany: Unemployment rate drops unexpectedly

Jobs in Germany: Unemployment rate drops unexpectedly

Germany plans tax rebate up to €600 for employees working from home

Germany plans tax rebate up to €600 for employees working from home

Majority of German companies plan to ‘focus more on remote working’

Majority of German companies plan to ‘focus more on remote working’

Five simple steps to getting your German tax refund
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Five simple steps to getting your German tax refund

Pandemic predicted to cut a million medium-sized jobs in Germany

Pandemic predicted to cut a million medium-sized jobs in Germany

Germany sees increase in number of startups ‘launched by people with migrant background’

Germany sees increase in number of startups ‘launched by people with migrant background’

Jobs in Germany: Should foreign workers join a union?
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Jobs in Germany: Should foreign workers join a union?

The easiest visas to get as an American in Germany
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The easiest visas to get as an American in Germany

How to convince German bosses to employ you… even without the language

How to convince German bosses to employ you… even without the language

These twelve companies pay the highest wages in Germany

These twelve companies pay the highest wages in Germany

Top 10 German firms with the highest-paid employees

Top 10 German firms with the highest-paid employees

Why you should teach English in Germany

Why you should teach English in Germany

Public transport strikes across Germany cause major disruption

Public transport strikes across Germany cause major disruption

Is a four-day working week possible in Germany?
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Is a four-day working week possible in Germany?

German unemployment rate remains stable as economy takes record plunge

German unemployment rate remains stable as economy takes record plunge

Thousands of employees from Germany’s Daimler trim hours to save jobs

Thousands of employees from Germany’s Daimler trim hours to save jobs

Home office makes employees more effective and happy, German study finds

Home office makes employees more effective and happy, German study finds

Who belongs to the top 10 percent of earners in Germany?

Who belongs to the top 10 percent of earners in Germany?

Will working from home become the norm in Germany post coronavirus?

Will working from home become the norm in Germany post coronavirus?

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Germany considers tax advantages for working from home

Kurzarbeit: Germany bets on tried-and-tested tool for coronavirus jobs crisis

Kurzarbeit: Germany bets on tried-and-tested tool for coronavirus jobs crisis

EXPLAINED: How are mental health issues at work dealt with in Germany?
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EXPLAINED: How are mental health issues at work dealt with in Germany?

10 things you need to know about Germany’s new law to attract skilled foreign workers
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10 things you need to know about Germany’s new law to attract skilled foreign workers

Working in Germany: How to write the perfect cover letter in English

Working in Germany: How to write the perfect cover letter in English

Why the number of self-employed people in Germany is rising

Why the number of self-employed people in Germany is rising

Why are more and more people in Germany working multiple jobs?

Why are more and more people in Germany working multiple jobs?

Police to lower German language requirements to encourage more recruits

Police to lower German language requirements to encourage more recruits

From Galapagos to Germany: My workplace goal of 2020
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From Galapagos to Germany: My workplace goal of 2020

What are the top holiday jobs for students in Germany?

What are the top holiday jobs for students in Germany?

Germany aims to protect tech firms from foreign takeovers

Germany aims to protect tech firms from foreign takeovers

This is how much employees earn in Germany

This is how much employees earn in Germany

Hartz IV: German court slaps down harshest sanctions against jobseekers

Hartz IV: German court slaps down harshest sanctions against jobseekers

Working in Germany: Why you should apply for a job in November

Working in Germany: Why you should apply for a job in November

Do ‘foreign-sounding names’ trigger racism in German HR?

Do ‘foreign-sounding names’ trigger racism in German HR?

Deutsche Bank set to cut 9,000 jobs in Germany

Deutsche Bank set to cut 9,000 jobs in Germany

Stark divide in wages between east and west Germany persists 30 years on

Stark divide in wages between east and west Germany persists 30 years on

Working in Germany: It’s a myth you need to speak German to land a job

Working in Germany: It’s a myth you need to speak German to land a job

How Bavaria plans to shake up German working time rules
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How Bavaria plans to shake up German working time rules

A few months till Christmas – and why this matters for finding a job in Germany

A few months till Christmas – and why this matters for finding a job in Germany

How to get a job in Germany if you don’t fit all the criteria

How to get a job in Germany if you don’t fit all the criteria

Working in Germany: The three tricks to impressing managers

Working in Germany: The three tricks to impressing managers

Car market slowdown ‘threatens jobs’ at Germany’s Bosch

Car market slowdown ‘threatens jobs’ at Germany’s Bosch

Here’s where employees earn the most (and least) in Germany
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Here’s where employees earn the most (and least) in Germany

Explained: Who are the foreign workers coming to Germany?
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Explained: Who are the foreign workers coming to Germany?

How to get hired in Germany when your qualifications aren’t recognized

How to get hired in Germany when your qualifications aren’t recognized

Why German taxpayers don’t pocket their own cash until mid-July

Why German taxpayers don’t pocket their own cash until mid-July

Eight things Germany can do to attract (and keep) international talent
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Eight things Germany can do to attract (and keep) international talent

How to be seen as the best candidate for that job in Germany

How to be seen as the best candidate for that job in Germany

Chemical giant BASF to slash 3,000 jobs in Germany

Chemical giant BASF to slash 3,000 jobs in Germany

Which German companies want to hire foreigners?

Which German companies want to hire foreigners?

Siemens to cut 1,400 jobs in Germany

Siemens to cut 1,400 jobs in Germany

How a new technology is fighting workplace discrimination in Germany

How a new technology is fighting workplace discrimination in Germany

Why it’s a myth you need to know German to get a job

Why it’s a myth you need to know German to get a job

German unemployment rate rises for first time in five years

German unemployment rate rises for first time in five years

Do internationals face discrimination in the German workplace?
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Do internationals face discrimination in the German workplace?

‘Language is a huge barrier’: What it’s like for internationals working in Germany
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‘Language is a huge barrier’: What it’s like for internationals working in Germany

German workers should be paid for overtime: EU court

German workers should be paid for overtime: EU court

Looking for work in Germany? Check out The Local’s new job site
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Looking for work in Germany? Check out The Local’s new job site

What’s it like for internationals working in Germany?
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What’s it like for internationals working in Germany?

Ford to slash over 5,000 jobs in Germany

Ford to slash over 5,000 jobs in Germany

Strikes to shut down schools and offices across Germany

Strikes to shut down schools and offices across Germany

Catholic hospital can’t fire remarried doctor, German court rules

Catholic hospital can’t fire remarried doctor, German court rules

Study: German job market needs immigration from outside of EU

Study: German job market needs immigration from outside of EU

German software giant SAP to slash 3,000 jobs

German software giant SAP to slash 3,000 jobs

My German career: ‘Learning German should just be the side effect of a really fun activity.’

My German career: ‘Learning German should just be the side effect of a really fun activity.’

German airports strike slashes over 600 flights

German airports strike slashes over 600 flights

Germany and Poland compete to fill labour gaps

Germany and Poland compete to fill labour gaps

100 years later, Germany calls the 8-hour working day into question

100 years later, Germany calls the 8-hour working day into question

Schnappsidee! Meet the Berlin barman serving up laughs as well as cocktails

Schnappsidee! Meet the Berlin barman serving up laughs as well as cocktails

Germany’s minimum wage to raise twice in 2019, yet poverty persists

Germany’s minimum wage to raise twice in 2019, yet poverty persists

Why pressure is growing on German government to cut your taxes

Why pressure is growing on German government to cut your taxes

My German career: How a Syrian soap shop owner in Berlin cleaned up his act
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My German career: How a Syrian soap shop owner in Berlin cleaned up his act

Employers must pay for travel time on the job, German court rules

Employers must pay for travel time on the job, German court rules

Tough CO2 targets ‘could cost 100,000 jobs’: VW chief

Tough CO2 targets ‘could cost 100,000 jobs’: VW chief

5 key things you need to know about German working culture
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5 key things you need to know about German working culture

Who is obliged to file a tax return in Germany and who isn’t?
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Who is obliged to file a tax return in Germany and who isn’t?

This is how much German professionals earn in different industries

This is how much German professionals earn in different industries

‘Record high’ number of vacant positions in Germany’s IT sector

‘Record high’ number of vacant positions in Germany’s IT sector

10 jobs you can do if you don’t want to teach English in Germany
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10 jobs you can do if you don’t want to teach English in Germany

What and where are the best and worst paid jobs in Germany?
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What and where are the best and worst paid jobs in Germany?

How internationals have founded startups in Germany – and their advice for you
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How internationals have founded startups in Germany – and their advice for you

Where are the vacant jobs in Germany and which industries are most in demand?
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Where are the vacant jobs in Germany and which industries are most in demand?

Everything you need to know about becoming a freelancer in Germany
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Everything you need to know about becoming a freelancer in Germany

Number of job openings in Germany reaches historic high

Number of job openings in Germany reaches historic high

How to maximize your German pension – even if you plan to retire elsewhere
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How to maximize your German pension – even if you plan to retire elsewhere

Working in Germany: The 10 rules you need to know if you fall ill
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Working in Germany: The 10 rules you need to know if you fall ill

What working parents in Germany need to know when their child is sick

What working parents in Germany need to know when their child is sick

The easiest visa to get for your first year in Germany (if you’re young)
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The easiest visa to get for your first year in Germany (if you’re young)

‘Innovation and creativity’: German army in need of startup founders

‘Innovation and creativity’: German army in need of startup founders

Why you should consider becoming an English teacher in Germany
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Why you should consider becoming an English teacher in Germany

Digitalization will destroy every tenth German job within five years: survey

Digitalization will destroy every tenth German job within five years: survey

Goodbye, Xing: the growing success of LinkedIn in Germany

Goodbye, Xing: the growing success of LinkedIn in Germany

Middle-income earners to keep hundreds of euros under proposed tax plan

Middle-income earners to keep hundreds of euros under proposed tax plan

What does the #MeToo campaign reveal about work culture in Germany?

What does the #MeToo campaign reveal about work culture in Germany?

Over a dozen engineers urgently needed for bike network in Berlin
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Over a dozen engineers urgently needed for bike network in Berlin

What you should know about gift-giving in the German workplace

What you should know about gift-giving in the German workplace

‘German startup founders in general are much more extroverted’

‘German startup founders in general are much more extroverted’

10 ways to optimize your application in the German job market
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10 ways to optimize your application in the German job market

Unemployment in Germany rock-steady at historic lows

Unemployment in Germany rock-steady at historic lows

Women earn less, are more likely to face sexism at German startups: study

Women earn less, are more likely to face sexism at German startups: study

Row breaks out over draft German law that uses only feminine titles

Row breaks out over draft German law that uses only feminine titles

Here’s how to make the most of the public holidays in 2018

Here’s how to make the most of the public holidays in 2018

Will the pandemic spell the end of office life in Germany?

Will the pandemic spell the end of office life in Germany?

Berlin v. San Francisco: Which is better for startups?

Berlin v. San Francisco: Which is better for startups?

Woman fired for eating co-worker’s chocolate bar wins back job

Woman fired for eating co-worker’s chocolate bar wins back job

German court rules bosses can’t use keyboard-tracking software to spy on workers

German court rules bosses can’t use keyboard-tracking software to spy on workers

Berlin named top city worldwide to earn money while travelling
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Berlin named top city worldwide to earn money while travelling

These are the German degrees that will land you the biggest salaries

These are the German degrees that will land you the biggest salaries

Germany to have up to 760,000 new jobs by year’s end: report

Germany to have up to 760,000 new jobs by year’s end: report

Taxes in Germany – how to get more money back on your return
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Taxes in Germany – how to get more money back on your return

Incomes of the old rising faster than those of young, study shows

Incomes of the old rising faster than those of young, study shows

Report reveals why it’s never been better to find work in Germany

Report reveals why it’s never been better to find work in Germany

Why Germans need far less supervision at work than Americans

Why Germans need far less supervision at work than Americans

Minimum wage is turning low-paid mini-jobs into regular work: report

Minimum wage is turning low-paid mini-jobs into regular work: report

One in 11 taxpayers fall within Germany’s highest tax bracket

One in 11 taxpayers fall within Germany’s highest tax bracket

German unemployment hits record low despite Brexit gloom

German unemployment hits record low despite Brexit gloom

This is how much you should earn for your age in Germany

This is how much you should earn for your age in Germany

German wages rise strongly for third year in row

German wages rise strongly for third year in row

This map shows where in Germany professionals earn the most

This map shows where in Germany professionals earn the most

‘Signs of improvement’: Here’s the current outlook on jobs in Germany

‘Signs of improvement’: Here’s the current outlook on jobs in Germany

Germany plans for ‘right to work from home’ for a minimum of 24 days a year

Germany plans for ‘right to work from home’ for a minimum of 24 days a year

Working in Germany: How is the pandemic affecting jobs?
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Working in Germany: How is the pandemic affecting jobs?

Ten best expat jobs in Germany

Ten best expat jobs in Germany

Ten things you should do in a German office

Ten things you should do in a German office

What a boom in remote working could mean for Germany’s housing market
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What a boom in remote working could mean for Germany’s housing market

Unemployment in Germany rises in August – but not due to coronavirus

Unemployment in Germany rises in August – but not due to coronavirus

More tests to flu shots: How Germany plans to improve its coronavirus response

More tests to flu shots: How Germany plans to improve its coronavirus response

Lufthansa puts 31,000 workers on shorter hours until September

Lufthansa puts 31,000 workers on shorter hours until September

These are the 8 German tax breaks you need to know about
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These are the 8 German tax breaks you need to know about

One quarter of EU Blue Card holders in Germany from India: report

One quarter of EU Blue Card holders in Germany from India: report