Always remember that it is impossible to speak in such a way that you cannot be misunderstood: there will always be people who misunderstand you (Karl Propper)


Navigating the intricacies of language and culture can be challenging, but it's essential for fostering harmonious relationships when living internationally.

I'm here to guide you through this journey, offering tailored solutions, cultural sensitivity, and clear communication strategies.


Tailored Solutions:

Every individual is unique, and I craft personalized strategies to optimize the language use in your family and workplace, to enhance understanding in your personal and professional life.


Cultural Sensitivity:

Deep understanding and curiosity are key to effective intercultural communication. With my expertise in diverse cultures and with multiple languages, I ensure your messages are conveyed accurately and respectfully across languages.


Clear and Concise Communication:

Say goodbye to misunderstandings. Do you want to become a confident and effective communicator in international settings? I help you simplify complex concepts, ensuring your messages are conveyed clearly and concisely in the target language* and culture. [English, German, Italian, French, Dutch]


Tailored Support:

Choose from one-on-one consultations, trainings, or self-paced online courses. I offer short- and long-term support. You can start with attending my monthly FREE online support group.


What to Expect from Me:

With a PhD in Philology and over 40 years of experience living and working in international settings, I offer professionalism, reliability, and confidentiality in every interaction.


What You Get from Working with Me:

Become culturally fluent, a confident communicator, and gain a global perspective. Invest in meaningful connections and fluency in intercultural communication.


Start your transformative journey!

Together, we'll pave the way for effective communication and meaningful connections.


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Don't let language or cultural barriers or biases hinder

your communication and connection with people in your life!



Start your journey of understanding, harmony, and unity today!



Upcoming online events you are welcome to attend:

I organize Monthly Free Online Meetings where we talk about topics like: 

  • international life
  • raising children abroad
  • maintaining our languages and cultures whilst living abroad
  • staying motivated and keeping our children motivated (!) to use the languages they need and embrace their cultures
  • effective communication
  • and more...
  • meet once per month to discuss aspects of raising children with multiple languages, transmitting our language(s) to our children whilst living abroad (and across cultures) and maintaining our languages across the life span.

We share our insights, experience, our doubts and concerns and also our success moments!
We meet online every last Thursday of the month at 19:00-20:00 CET. 

The next meeting will take place exceptionally on FRIDAY 30 August 2024

Those who sign up receive an email with the zoom link at 9:00am CET of the day (please check all your inboxes!)


Start with reading my blog posts:


Gain some insights by watching the videos

on my 3 youtube channels:



Some Interviews with Ute:

(find more here)




I hold workshops, webinars, trainings, talks for:


I am member of / partner at: