If you are struggling to find a job in Austria, this Boot Camp is for you!

We've have teamed up with 7 highly skilled professionals to get you that dream job!

Participating in the Job Application Boot Camp will give you the perfect preparation for every stage of job hunting. Each participant has 15-minutes one-on-one sessions. An HR consultant, an English language instructor, a German language instructor and a professional photographerwill focus on YOU. They will provide you with the feedback and practical tips you need to succeed and get that job you want!

Two lawyers will hold a workshop on the basics of Austrian labor law. You will learn how to recognize red flags already in the job offers you see. Participants will get informed on their rights and defense mechanisms they have available to them as employees.

What can you expect precisely?

Saturday, September 26st, from 10 am to 3 pm

A specific slot will be assigned to you to go through all 4 stations one by one.

Job Fitness / CV Check - 15 minutes one-on-one session

In this session you will receive:

- a quick overview of the Austrian job market

- useful tips on how You can navigate it successfully

- personalized advice on getting Your Application fit for Austria

Show off your best self and launch your career! - 15 minutes one-on-one session

Some people are just better at networking and interviewing than others. But that doesn't necessarily mean they're the right fit for the job. In this 15 minute session, you'll be asked some difficult questions and challenged to present yourself well with little to no preparation, followed by a quick, but honest, tear-down session where you'll get clear feedback about what works, what doesn't and clear steps about exactly what you need to do next to show off your best self and launch your career.

Stellen Sie sich vor! - 15 minutes one-on-one session

The 15-minute one-on-one session in the German language offers the chance for participants to experience a real job interview in the German language (B1-C1 level). They also have the option to improve their current written CV which will be corrected by the experts who also are ÖSD-examiners. Participants also get coaching to overcome obstacles such as difficult questions posed by the interviewer. Furthermore, participants get the option that the interview is going to be filmed to analyze the training.

Show off your best self - 15 minutes photo session

Having a professionally done picture is an important feature of your CV. Our photographer on site will make sure she captured your best side. Each participant will receive 1 digital copy of the best picture taken during the session

Sunday, September 27th, from 10 am to 12 pm

Webinar for all participants: Know your rights!

• Learn what your rights as an employee and a job seeker are

• Recognize red flags already in the job offer and/or during the interview

• Know how to get yourself out of a toxic working environment

Important details

Participation fee: 89 euros (due in advance), includes all stations and both days of the Boot Camp.

Registration deadline: September 21st, 2020

Upcoming dates: 26 - 27.09.2020

Venue: The Collaboratory Coworking and Events Space, Apollogasse 4/7, 1070 Wien


Monica Bartl

A seasoned HR leader, who worked internationally and for the past 10 years based in Austria, mostly for companies in the energy sector and big4 consultancy. Recruited 1.000+ roles for corporate functions and highly specialized technical and engineering departments. Engaged in voluntary work for the expat community as well as for young talents.

Elizabeth Catherine Miller

Elizabeth is a conversation advocate and the founder of Talk with ECM. She empowers busy professionals to use English more confidently and expand opportunities for work, networking & more. Photo by: @ali.gob.photo

Sarah Malik and Agnes Adensamer-Znamenskaja

Sarah and Agnes are the founders of Germinis – a language school that offers a revolutionary approach to learning German. Both, Sarah and Agnes, are certified ÖSD examiners and have helped hundreds of students over the past 5 years. Germinis is the only language school that offers German courses for parents with their kids present!

Nora Varga

Nora Varga is a Lifestyle photographer. Photography is not only work but her passion as well. She uses natural light to capture the Love and Best Moments of your Life. She does Business photos, Baby and Family photography, Boudoir sessions, Weddings, Events. Check out her website and see for yourself!

Mag. Miglena Hofer und Mag. Severina Ditzov

Miglena and Severina are the founders of Austria for beginners and The Collaboratory. They are experienced lawyers who believe everyone should be informed about their rights!