translating humor

The challenges of translating humor

WORTLAND Kommunikationstraining, Sprachtraining

There are some risks inherent in attempting to translate humor but that is not to say that it is impossible. It is certainly possible to migrate light-heartedness from one language to another, a fact that is evidenced at the very least by an appreciation of the works of Woody Allen among the French. We need to take a closer look …

bilingual

The advantages of being bilingual

WORTLAND Sprachtraining

Are you looking for a new job? Do you wish you had a way of making your personal life more fulfilling? Do you want to improve your health? It’s time you learned a second language. When considering the benefits of being bilingual, what comes to mind for most people are the straightforward advantages like being able to ask for directions …

expat Germany

5 realities of being a new expat in Germany

WORTLAND Kommunikationstraining, Sprachtraining

In recent years, the global workspace has opened up and travel has become more accessible. As a result, many people have chosen to become expats. Relocating to a new country is exciting but without the right guide to help you cultivate relationships with people in the new environment, it can quickly become stressful because the culture is different. However, difficult …

insurance germany

Expat insurance options in Germany [Guide]

WORTLAND Glossar

The healthcare system in Germany is among the best in Europe. If you’re a foreigner working in Germany, you can access state-subsidized healthcare services. The law requires every official resident in the country to be covered by various forms of insurance, including health insurance that covers both inpatient and outpatient care through private or state insurance. To obtain a German …