Schön, dass Sie da sind!

Neben der Vorfreude ist etwas Nervosität vor dem ersten Arbeitstag ganz normal. Üblicherweise kennen Sie Ihre zukünftigen Kollegen noch nicht und müssen sich außerdem auf eine neue Umgebung und eventuell neue Aufgaben einstellen. Die Erwartungen sind hoch. Jedoch: Es geht vor allem darum, einen ersten Überblick über die Arbeitsabläufe zu erhalten und Ihren Arbeitsplatz, das Team und die Ansprechpartner kennenzulernen. Falls Sie Zugang zu Organigrammen oder Firmenstrukturen haben, ist es hilfreich, …

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The Grocery Basket

What are you looking for in the grocery store aisles? You walk in, dragging an empty basket that you will probably fill with some tolerance, compassion, or maybe some relief. As you walk through the automatic doors, you turn right, looking for some seasonal peace, some homemade quietness, some traditional warmth. But your senses are …

Se déshabiller

C’est la fin de la journée, et dans l’arrière boutique tu changes de vêtements. Du coup, tu enlèves la fatigue et le stress, et te débarrasses du ressentiment. Puis, tu mets à laver l’inquiétude et les soucis, ça va peut-être en raviver les couleurs… tu étends la détermination, accroches la colère dans l’armoire, en espérant …

The pandemic society

It only took a few weeks for us to change our habits. We were able to adapt to a new routine and see as normal some practices we’d undertaken for a relatively short amount of time. We have learned to go with the flow, but all that we’ve gotten used to might become the backbone …

La cultura cheroquí amenazada por la Covid

Aux États-Unis, la langue des indiens Cherokee, victime collatérale de la pandémie Le peuple Cherokee, dont descendent cinq à sept millions de personnes dans le monde, voit sa culture linguistique menacée. Ses locuteurs, âgés, sont des cibles de choix pour le Covid-19. La nation Cherokee, aux États-Unis, compte 385.000 membres, principalement dans l’Oklahoma, depuis qu’ils …

La hibernación en los erizos

Después de unos meses con frío y poca luz, quería dar la bienvenida a la primavera con este artículo simple e interesante al mismo tiempo. Por supuesto, todos sabemos qué quiere decir hibernar y todos conocemos el cambio de las estaciones. Sin embargo, solemos ver estos fenómenos con nuestra propia perspectiva. Pues lo que quería …

Il périphérique, banlieue parigina

Parigi nei minimi dettagli: intellettuali, designer, personalità pubbliche (ri)pensano la città IL PÉRIPH’, È CHIC Per alcuni parigini è una barriera fisica e psicologica difficile da superare. Eppure, il périphérique apre nuovi orizzonti    I parigini sanno contare da uno a venti: da uno a otto come i primi otto arrondissements della capitale, residenza occasionale in …

Filler words are meaningful

Can’t find the right words? Here are some. You might expect it to take more than a two-letter word to sink a politician’s credibility. But one did just that for Canada’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, in June 2016. With a huge wildfire burning in the province of Alberta, he had been asked about the country’s …

Market Products for Early Childhood is Strategic for Pharmacies

Prodotti per la prima infanzia in farmacia: la realtà italiana e le conseguenze di questo connubio qui in lingua originale. Market Products for Early Childhood is Strategic for Pharmacies Despite a Drop over the Last Years. Reference is made to an article published in December’s Puntoeffe which takes stock of early childhood products market.   It …

In the Peninsula Hotel

The Peninsula Hotel’s business was roaring these days The Peninsula Hotel’s business was roaring these days. There were countless luxury cars parking outside its doors. All of their owners were here to see Han Tong. There were also those from the city government, but nobody knew what they talked about. Two weeks later, one explosive …

L’esondazione del Pilcomayo

Il testo che segue testimonia l’importanza della figura del traduttore in quanto ponte tra mondi linguistico-culturali diversi e in alcuni casi molto distanti. Il testo originale è in spagnolo, per chi desidera propongo qui sotto la traduzione in italiano. La traduttrice dell’inondazione: parla la lingua indigena e ha avuto un ruolo chiave nell’aiuto agli sfollati …