Language

Englisch or German

Time

1-day seminar or half day

Event type

Inhouse-Seminar or one-on-one-training

Fit for Germany!

Surviving German Business Culture

Want to understand everyday life in Germany and learn basic facts about German society and culture? This seminar is designed for foreign executives and employees, accompanying spouses or people who regularly travel to Germany and want to learn basic facts about German society and understand everyday life in Germany.

Topics: Communications in German business life, communication styles, etiquette rules in private and professional life, everyday life (shopping, traveling, leisure time), German food and table manners.

Corporate Etiquette Consulting

We work with companies to design and execute customized business etiquette training curriculum for corporate employees. Gabriela Meyer is available for private consulting with individuals and groups. Private consulting is completely customized to the situation and needs of the individual or group.

Details in an overview

Target Group

This seminar is designed for International professionals dealing with Germans, foreign executives and employees working and living in Germany, accompanying spouses or foreigners who regularly travel to Germany on business and cooperate with Germany business partners.

What you gain

You will gain insights into German culture, understand communication patterns, learn basic facts about German society, get interesting tipps, understand everyday life in Germany better and will be fit for Germany at the end of the day.

Language

English with some excursions into essential German vocabulary or wording. Or in German, if you wish.

Methods

Lecture, role-plays, group assignments and discussions.

References

„We all come from countries like Italy, Spain or Romania. With her greek routes and years of international experiences, anyone should consider themselves lucky for the opportunity to have Gabriela as a trainer. We learned so much. Thank you Gabriela!“

Inhouse-SeminarteilnehmerinItaly

„This unique seminar teaches you all you need to know about German culture. I come from Brazil and recognized what went wrong in some of my communications. Excellent training, sophisticated and very friendly teacher!“

Inhouse-SeminarteilnehmerinFrom Brazil

„At no point did i feel bored nor disengaged from the lecturer, even after a long day of class, I felt thankful participating.”

SeminarteilnehmerRussia

„Awesome seminar! So much fun. I loved the part where we all had lunch together and learned about German dining etiquette.“

Inhouse-SeminarteilnehmerUSA

„I fell in love with Germany once more. Book this seminar!“

Inhouse-SeminarteilnehmerinCanada
Gabriela Meyer, Modern Life Seminars

Content

  • German business culture

  • Rules of Communication

  • Etiquette in private and professional life

  • Small Talk and Social Life

  • Food and table manners

  • Everyday life in Germany