One day at the Festival of Cultures in Stuttgart

Stuttgart, the sixth biggest city in Germany is situated in the South-Western region of the country. It’s not only one of the economy corner stones of Europe with the headquarters of Bosch, Porsche and Mercedes, but also one of the most intercultural and international cities in Germany. Nominated officially as Germany’s city of culture last…

[Part 2] Answers every graduate should have known before

This article is a continuity of the first one, to keep the thread of ideas start reading the part 1. What is the best approach towards the successful job search ? – Focus on the interests of the company that you are interested in. The more we know about a company, the more we can…

[Part 1] Answers every graduate should have known before

As young engineers, we wish we understood many questions BEFORE wehad the situation. Based on experiences and real-life case studie, let’s break it down. Does it really matter, which school youa have graduated from ? Basically, no. Hypothetically, yes. The reason why this could be an issue is because big schools give you a bigger…

How a 40-hour-a-week job boosts you career, or kills your creativity

When you successfully finish university, and finally get rid of the stress of the exams, you will be, like every fresh graduate, full of motivation, positiveness and optimism, with ideas to change the world with your newly-acquired skills, and also enough energy to stay focused to reach your next milestone: find great job and start…

Life abroad ? Culture shock ? Check how it scientifically goes

Whether you have just decided to go and study abroad, just got successfully a working contract for career-promising job, or just decided to move out and get a fresh start, you must be, at the very beginning very excited, then a little bit unsure when the day-to-leave is coming closer, then somehow confused when you…

Because only tiny details can make a significant difference

As a member of the Pilot Project of the Promotion of the Legal Mobility of High-skilled Graduates of Tunisia, I was placed, after studying German full-time for 5 months, in a small city to make a 6-month internship at Continental Automotive GmbH. Before moving out and after some googling, I found that this city, Villingen-Schwenningen,…

Just graduated? Ok then what’s next?

It’s the end of the year, final year students are on the top of the stress curve. The last days of the Bachelor / Master / Engineer Diploma Thesis, everything is in rush, not much time anymore. Then suddenly comes the graduation party, we celebrate, we wish all the best for our friends and classmates….

All you can know about the Germany Blue Card for non-EU Engineers

During the few last years, the German economy is witnessing a significant growth. The automotive industry, which is the heart of the German machine is leading this phenomena. Volkswagen, the biggest cars producer scored last year the biggest turnover since it was created, although the automotive market was struggling against a purchase crisis. Germany is…

See you Tunisia

Soon a new milestone will be reached. A new road starts appearing from the horizon, a road which shorten the objective I have been determined to achieve. Back to Germany, where I have left something undone, unachieved. The style of life must be changed with another one, like changing the music to fit your current…

5 reasons why I am learning German

German is in my opinion one of the most difficult languages with Latin and Arabic. Learning it requires patience, perseverance as well as a lot of practice. Some people want to learn it but they don’t have a strong “why to do it?”. This article summarizes 5 main reasons for German learning and could change your mind and make…

Good marketing? Know Facebook’s famous algorithm

For web-marketers, community managers and online activists and bloggers, Facebook is an essential way of communication to reach the audience, build communities and detect potential interested people. It would be then smart to know how the home page (called news feed) of Facebook works. It is in fact managed by a complex algorithm which no…