Life Abroad

9 unforgettable Chicago quotes

Chicago quotes

From deep dish pizza to The Bean, Chicago is a charismatic and friendly city that has attracted professionals, writers and travelers from around the world. Discover the Windy City’s magic for yourself with these 9 unforgettable Chicago quotes.   1. “I give you Chicago. It is not London and Harvard. It is not Paris and…

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17 benefits of being bilingual

benefits of being bilingual

Becoming a polygot isn’t an easy thing to accomplish. But once you learn a second language, the benefits are plentiful. The following benefits of being bilingual will be enough to inspire you to start learning your second language as soon as possible.   1. Easier backpacking and independent travel From being able to negotiate prices,…

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7 things to consider before moving abroad

how to move abroad

Living in another country offers a wide range of benefits. From gaining an international perspective to establishing friendships with people from different cultures, there are so many ways to grow while living abroad. That said, making an international move isn’t easy. To make it easier, we’ve included our 7 favorite tips and firsthand knowledge on…

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Ask The Ambassador: Q&A With Our Alumni Ambassadors

international internship experience

Curious about what it’s like to pursue an international internship experience? Our Alumni Ambassadors, Juliet Watkin-Rees and Mateusz Andrulewicz from The University of Birmingham UK, interviewed each other so you can learn more about each of their experiences with The Intern Group last year.   1. Where did you go? JULIET: I spent 6-months interning at a marketing…

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13 reasons to live abroad before 30

reasons to live abroad

Youth is a precious resource that doesn’t last forever. Though it can be overwhelming to have your whole life ahead of you, it’s important to prioritize experiences that can only be done while you’re young. True, living abroad can happen at any age, but there’s a strong argument for doing it for the first time…

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8 advantages of interning abroad later in life

internships for adults

It’s never too late for an internship abroad. Don’t let the stereotype of the college intern discourage you from making a life and career-changing decision. If you’re interested in making a career move, international internships are a bold and exciting way to do it. Learn the many advantages of internships for adults.   1. It’s…

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11 ways to make 2018 your best year yet

make 2018 your best year yet

If 2017 wasn’t your year, don’t stress because you’re not alone. And 2018 is here, offering a fresh start and a new year of opportunities. To ensure a successful future, follow these 11 ways to make 2018 your best year yet.   1. List your gratitudes for 2017 Even if your year was a disaster,…

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