My VIE experience at Continental in Schwalbach, Germany

My VIE experience at Continental in Schwalbach, Germany

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I am a French citizen and I work for Continental in Schwalbach, Germany through a VIE program. The Volontariat International en Entreprise is an excellent French trainee program opened to every European citizen between 18 and 28 years old who wants to get a first experience in an exciting international environment. Therefore I had the…

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Chinese Love Small Talk!

Chinese Love Small Talk!

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We are currently growing our business in Changshu (China). That’s why quite some experts from Continental all over the world are sent to China to support the building of new production lines. It is very exciting, but most of the expatriates don’t know what to expect. I used to say: They can first of all…

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What does an Automotive DRIVE Graduate do in Communications?

What does an Automotive DRIVE Graduate do in Communications?

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I started as an Automotive DRIVE Graduate in Marketing/Communications together with my generation 10 colleagues in May 2015. Since, I spent seven months in my first assignment in the division Interior, Business Unit Commercial Vehicles Aftermarket with a Headquarter function close to Frankfurt (Germany). My tasks during this first assignment are really broad. From maintaining…

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11,688 km away from home – My work experience in Shanghai!

11,688 km away from home – My work experience in Shanghai!

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New culture, new people, new food. These were the first three things coming to my mind when people asked me why I want to go to China. As a part of the integrated Bachelor degree course in Hanover (Germany), I got the chance to gain three months work experience abroad. Due to my earlier travels in America,…

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My Heart Belongs to Technology – Expert Career in the area of Software Development

My Heart Belongs to Technology – Expert Career in the area of Software Development

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Continental is continuously developing the expert career. I was recently appointed a Level 4 expert in the field of “Powertrain software architecture for embedded systems” by our division head José A. Avila. I really feel honored. As for my appointment to the position, it serves as an affirmation of what I have been working on…

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International HR Workshop in Amsterdam

International HR Workshop in Amsterdam

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As promised in my first article in this blog, I will now tell you about an event related to our Compensation & Benefits workshop in Amsterdam (Netherlands). One of the activities of the last months of our team is the development of a global internal brochure related to the guiding principles of the reward philosophy of Continental. Everything…

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On Stage for the Automotive News PACE Awards

On Stage for the Automotive News PACE Awards

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Today I would like to share one of the most exhilarating moments in my professional career. I had the incredible honor to attend the 2014 Automotive News PACE Awards ceremony in Detroit on behalf of my business unit and especially on behalf of our innovative engineers. For more information and details about the award visit click here….

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