Life Abroad

Mental Health Resources for International Interns

mental health resources

Going abroad is one of the most exciting experiences a young professional can have. You’ll be traveling, exploring, and pushing yourself outside of your comfort zone. Interning abroad is exciting, but it can also be challenging at times. When you’re abroad it’s important to take care of yourself, and to be aware of the mental health…

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7 benefits of international internships for college students

internships for college students

In tоdау’ѕ competitive market, job ѕееkеrѕ are actively looking for an edge to stand out among others. At times, еduсаtіоn аnd еxtrасurrісulаr activities mіght not bе еnоugh tо set an individual араrt frоm аnоthеr. I believe one of thе bеѕt ways to get this sort of еxреrіеnсе is thrоugh іntеrnѕhірs for college students. Intеrnѕhірѕ give реорlе,…

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7 ways to grow professionally when you intern abroad

Living and interning internationally challenges you in ways you would never dream of. If you’re looking for a fun and life-changing professional path, consider launching your career abroad. Check out these 7 ways to grow professionally abroad and consider an international internship as your next big career move.   1. You’ll start thinking for yourself…

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7 things to pack for your internship in Spain

what to pack for Spain

So it’s time for you to prepare for your internship and figure out what to pack for Spain! Deciding how to fit everything in your suitcase for both professional and casual settings can be stressful. You want to look sharp at your internship, but also want comfortable clothes for weekend travel adventures. On top of…

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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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