Looking to Join the Real World; My Job Hunt so Far

I’m assuming most of you have caught onto the fact that this is the last semester of my Master’s degree. Just last week I sat my final lecture and all that remains is a group project, two finals, and my Master Thesis. As I do not have the luxury of a full bank account to…

Travel Germany this Summer with Super Cheep Train Tickets

So much has happened since uni let out for summer and yet nothing at all. To sum it up, after about a week of emails, meetings and appointments, I confirmed that my visa will only allow me to work 120 days per calendar year, no exceptions. When I had been issued my visa, I was…

Officially a German Resident!

Why am I getting worse instead of better at releasing my blogs on time?! Financial Technology Conference The major event of this week was attending a small conference about an upcoming financial technology alliance called the European FinTech Alliance. Even though it was very small, we got the opportunity for some great networking and a bit…

Travel Documents to Prepare Before Going Abroad

Edit: Check out my post Week #7 because I had some updates on the whole residence permit process.    One of the less glamorous aspects of going abroad for any length of time is making sure your butt is covered in case of extraneous circumstances. There are lots of posts on this issue and I would highly…