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I read this part: They replied that I should not worry about that, that this matter "is on them" as they will provide the necessary accommodation for me. And parsed it as: We know it doesn't work as is, but we will change things so it does work. In other words: Unfounded optimism. You are a software developer, and software developers are high in ...


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Millions of people go through this successfully. I am feeling/being excluded by the day due to language barrier. You are. My advice is to just brush it off until you're fluent enough. I've worked in a couple of languages I wasn't fluent in. You need to be more self reliant and build your own picture of your work. We had team meetings I couldn't understand ...


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First of all, since some people are insisting otherwise: This is not your fault. When you were hired the CEO knew that you didn't speak German but was still willing to hire you, because they needed your skill. German companies in IT will sometimes have to compromise on language skills, since there is a shortage of tech people willing to work for German tech ...


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