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Career Abroad Expat Resources

Apprenticeships in Germany with Shanon and Michael

Dec. 12, 2019

Germany is famous around the globe for their apprenticeship program, or Ausbildung. Did you know that foreigners are also eligible to do an apprenticeship in Germany?

Giving Back

2 Advent: #FEGEPADFO Update

Dec. 8, 2019

FEGEPADFO is the First Ever Germany Expat Podcasters Advent Donation Face Off. This episode gives an update on who is in the lead.

Finding Home Abroad Life Talks

Austria v. Germany with Stefanie

Dec. 5, 2019

Austria and Germany have a sensitive relationship. Picture a sibling rivalry, but with countries and cultures that have coexisted in varying states of war and peace for centuries.

Giving Back

1 Advent: Announcing FEGEPADFO

Dec. 1, 2019

FEGEPADFO is the First Ever Germany Expat Podcasters Advent Donation Face Off. This episode introduces the challenge.

Expat Resources

Filing US Taxes as an American Expat with Nathalie from MyExpatTaxes

Nov. 28, 2019

Nathalie tells us about starting MyExpatTaxes and shares TONS of information that can help you avoid common tax filing mistakes among US expats.

Family Relations Finding Home Abroad Mental Health

Expat Loneliness with Gabriela

Nov. 21, 2019

Gabriela talks us through some of the tips that have helped her and her clients as they navigate expat loneliness and strive to feel more connected in their new home country.

Family Relations Finding Home Abroad Language Learning

Intercultural Relationships with Katie

Nov. 14, 2019

Katie, an American, is married to an Austrian. Their relationship has been colored by what language they communicate in and where they live - in the US, in Austria, and now as digital nomads.

Expat Resources Mental Health

Imposter Syndrome as an Expat with Melissa

Nov. 7, 2019

This week, we're diving into the nitty gritty of imposter syndrome, or the deep feeling and/or fear of being a fraud. MAN does expat life intensify the experience of imposter syndrome!

Life Talks

My Favorite Freiburg Murder with Megan

Oct. 31, 2019

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Inspired by true crime podcasts, we picked out two suspenseful cases that tie into their new home of Freiburg, Germany.

Expat Resources

Taxes for Expats in Germany with Agnese from Wundertax

Oct. 24, 2019

After using and loving the WunderTax tool for expats in Germany to file German taxes, Nicole was so impressed that she invited them on the show

Life Talks

Snacks & Toilets with Trash Jenny

Oct. 17, 2019

In the first half of the episode, we discuss snacks - the snacks we love and hate in Germany, and the snacks we miss most from home. Then comes part two: toilets.

Family Relations Finding Home Abroad

Living Abroad in Your 20s with Olivia

Oct. 10, 2019

Olivia is 26. She is half-Irish, half-Austrian and has lived in Australia and Sweden. Suffice it to say, she's had her fair share of opportunities to ask these tough questions!

Finding Home Abroad Life Talks

The Expat Cast Live at the Carl Schurz Haus with James

Oct. 3, 2019

In honor of International Podcast Day, we hosted an event at the Carl Schurz Haus, the German-American center in Freiburg. We chatted with James about why and how his family of four moved to Freiburg, and what it's like starting a small business in Germany.

Career Abroad Finding Home Abroad Life Talks

My Expat Story with Your Host, Nicole

Sept. 26, 2019

It's time to get to know your host! This episode, there's no guest - just me, Nicole, the lady behind the podcast. I tell my expat story from start to present.

Family Relations Finding Home Abroad Language Learning

Raising a Son with Special Needs in Germany with Shaun of Expat Life Germany

Sept. 19, 2019

Shaun moved to Germany from South Africa years ago with his wife. Their oldest son has a special need, and Shaun shares with us how they've navigated the situation as foreigners and second-language German speakers.

Career Abroad Expat Resources Family Relations

Moving Abroad with Teenagers with Linda

Sept. 12, 2019

Linda explains how she's made moving to Europe work with a 14-year-old and a 15-year-old.

Expat Resources Finding Home Abroad

International Schools with Lauren

Sept. 5, 2019

When Lauren moved from New Jersey, USA to Barcelona, Spain with her husband and three children, she decided that international school was the right choice for her kids' schooling.

Finding Home Abroad Language Learning

People with a Backround of Migration with Fraser

Aug. 29, 2019

The German phrase "Menschen mit Migrationshintergrund," or "people with a background of migration" is bulky and challenging for German learners. Is this a pattern in German integration practices? We discuss!