What are the highs and lows of working in an international team? Christa, the Team Lead People Experience at InterNations, talks about intercultural misunderstandings and innovating forces in the diverse melting pot that is InterNations.
Do you also hate it when something urgent suddenly comes up at work, throwing out your carefully planned schedule for the entire week? Do you, too, sometimes postpone a task until the deadline is looming on the horizon — and then get anxious because there just doesn’t seem to be enough time left? Or do you find it hard to say no when your colleagues ask you for “just a tiny favor”, but the tiny favors keep piling up until you find yourself putting in extra hours to get your own projects done? If any — or even all — of these situations sound familiar, then at least you’re not alone.[Read more…] about Behind the Scenes: Improving Time and Self-Management Skills
Our Human Resources Intern Amy tells us what working for InterNations during her year abroad has been like so far.[Read more…] about Behind the Scenes: An Introduction to the World of HR
When starting their career, many people imagine their future development as a fairly straightforward path — climbing the corporate ladder to a senior position and eventually leading a team. However, this isn’t the only way to professional advancement. Several members of the InterNations team share how switching to a different department has been their personal key to success.[Read more…] about Behind the Scenes: Changing Careers within the InterNations Team
In the series “Job Profiles”, we talk to various members of the InterNations team about their position and the work they do.
In this post, we’d like to introduce Lisa, who is part of the Human Resources Team at our Munich office.[Read more…] about Job Profile: What Does an HR Manager Do All Day?