Applying Internationally

Yes, German IS important…

Von | 2018-03-06T09:39:53+00:00 7. Juni 2017|Allgemein, Applying Internationally|

In the last couple of decades the economy has changed dramatically – computer-services from India, cars from Japan, mobile phones from USA, all those products are available in shops around the globe – thanks to globalization. Labour markets are no exception in this perspective, international career paths become more common. Bild: ZBP/Jürgen Pletterbauer [...]

International Start-up Ecosystems

Von | 2018-03-06T09:39:53+00:00 15. Mai 2017|Allgemein, Applying Internationally|

by Rudolf Dömötör Start-ups have become the main driver of job creation, innovation, and economic growth throughout the world. Next to having a great idea executed by just the right team, the ecosystem hosting the start-up is critical to the success of a new business venture. What makes a good start-up ecosystem? What can we learn [...]

Living and working in Shanghai

Von | 2018-03-06T09:40:05+00:00 25. Januar 2017|Allgemein, Applying Internationally|

Big metropolitan cities such as Tokyo, London, New York or Shanghai are amazing places to visit, but how would it be to live and work there? A couple of years ago, Shanghai was calling for Michael Sikora, a former WU graduate. He followed the call and became Managing Director of abc Automotive Business Consulting Limited, an [...]

Happy countries

Von | 2018-03-06T09:41:59+00:00 29. September 2016|Allgemein, Applying Internationally|

von Andreas Müller According to the “World Happiness Report 2016,” Denmark, Switzerland, Canada, New Zealand, and Costa Rica are among the happiest countries worldwide. What is so special about them? What is characteristic about working in these countries? Bild: iStock / PeopleImages […]

Living and working in Sydney

Von | 2018-03-06T09:42:00+00:00 25. August 2016|Allgemein, Applying Internationally|

Australia – exciting landscape, laid back people and a fascinating culture. And even more than that: interesting possibilities to build a career – provided that you get through the tough visa application process. Michael Altenburger, the host of Alumni Hub Sydney, talks in this interview about his experiences living and working in Sydney. Bild: [...]

Living and working in Brussels

Von | 2018-03-06T09:42:00+00:00 21. Juli 2016|Allgemein, Applying Internationally|

When you think of Brussels, do Guylian Belgian Chocolate, Atomium or Grand Place come to your mind? Or rather EU and politics? Christian Macek, host of WU Alumni Hub Brussels, works as an official at the European Commission and shares his experiences of living in the capital of Belgium. © iStock / VanderWolf-Images […]

Living and Working in Beijing

Von | 2018-03-06T09:42:11+00:00 14. März 2016|Allgemein, Applying Internationally|

What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of China? Probably you will think of delicious food, the Ming dynasty or the Great Wall. But it always depends on if you are just visiting a country or living there. Thomas Pieringer, the host of the Alumni Hub Beijing talks about his [...]