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blow your chances of getting the job

7 ways to blow your chances of getting the job

April 12, 2018

No interview or job application process will go perfectly. Mistakes will happen. Just make sure they aren’t the kind of mistakes that will completely tank your shot at a job.…

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international internship experience

Ask The Ambassador: Q&A With Our Alumni Ambassadors

April 9, 2018

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…

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6 ways to make a good first impression

April 5, 2018

Getting along with your coworkers is essential to accomplishing your career goals. Whether you’re doing an internship or starting a new job, fostering positive relationships with your office mates will…

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job search help

7 people who can offer job search help

March 23, 2018

Networking can multiply your chances of getting a job. When a company receives dozens of applications – or even hundreds – knowing someone inside the company can get your resume…

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8 perks of interning abroad with The Intern Group

March 19, 2018

Gaining real-world professional experience abroad has never been easier. Learn about the many advantages of interning abroad with The Intern Group.   1. 24/7 support Your loved ones are worried…

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finding your first job

The do’s and don’ts of finding your first job

March 8, 2018

Your first job is usually the most difficult to find. With little to no professional experience behind you, convincing a hiring manager that you’re the one they want can seem…

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Law internships in Chicago

Law internships in Chicago

March 2, 2018

Studying law isn’t for everybody. This challenging career attracts some of the brightest and most hardworking people from around the world. Although this tough career requires years of study, it’s…

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reasons to intern abroad

7 reasons an internship abroad will be the best thing to ever happen to you

February 22, 2018

“Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people…

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NGO internships in Toronto

NGO internships in Toronto

February 15, 2018

Careers in the non-profit sector offer a fulfilling and purpose-driven life. To see if a non-profit career is right for you, consider an international NGO internship in Toronto. NGO internships…

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Career tips for college students

7 career tips for college students

February 15, 2018

College is the right time to be thinking about what’s ahead, where you want to live and what kind of career you would like to have. Following these career tips…

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What employers want to hear in a job interview

7 things employers want to hear in a job interview

February 9, 2018

With so many questions to choose from, it can be hard to prepare for a big job interview. However, there are a few things that are pretty universally desired in…

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Engineering internships in Tokyo

Engineering internships in Tokyo

February 8, 2018

Expand your horizon and gain professional experience in your field with engineering internships in Tokyo. There’s no place like Japan for combining career development and the thrill of wanderlust. This…

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