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5 ways you’re holding yourself back at your internship abroad

October 12, 2017

To make the most of an internship it’s crucial to break out of your comfort zone and take advantage of each and every workday. The following are ways that you…

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Ask The Intern: 5 tips for networking abroad

October 11, 2017

Dear Danielle, I’ve just been accepted to intern abroad in Australia! As a travel lover, I’m so excited to see a new part of the world while building my resume.…

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Scholarship Series: Hiwot on how to pack for Hong Kong

October 10, 2017

  When I started getting ready for my journey I think I stared at my suitcase for a good solid minute trying to decide how to pack for Hong Kong.…

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Finance internships in Chicago

October 6, 2017

Internship experience is the best way to get your foot in the door in a competitive and lucrative field like Finance. Not to mention, Chicago is one of the greatest…

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affordable weekend trips

Ask The Intern: How to plan affordable weekend trips abroad

October 4, 2017

Dear Danielle, my name is Miriam and I just got accepted to intern abroad in Colombia this upcoming spring. I am more excited than you could imagine! Though Medellin is…

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Scholarship Series: Tyler’s tips for interns living in South America

October 3, 2017

  1. Be Open If you are thinking about going on an international internship to experience living in South America, you need to be prepared for the cultural differences, and…

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6 ways interning abroad will boost your networking skills

October 2, 2017

In any profession, who you know can matter just as much as what you know. Learn how to boost your networking skills, make meaningful connections and grow your professional network…

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PR and Marketing internships in Toronto

September 29, 2017

PR and Marketing internships in Toronto will help an ambitious young professional reach their full potential and get their foot in the door in the competitive field of marketing. This…

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what can I do with a psychology degree

Ask The Intern: What internship can I do with a psychology degree?

September 27, 2017

Dear Danielle, my name is Henry and I’m currently in my junior year of college. Most of my friends are going abroad next semester, so I find myself facing FOMO,…

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7 high-paying careers for ambitious millennials

September 25, 2017

Financial stability in your career opens up a world of opportunities. Learn which career paths are the most lucrative and what skills, experience and education you need to follow that…

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Scholarship Series: 3 life lessons Hiwot learned after a week at her internship in Hong Kong

September 21, 2017

  It’s been exactly a week since I came to Hong Kong for my internship. I’m already certain that this is one of the best decisions of my life. These…

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Ask The Intern: 9 tips for surviving long international flights

September 20, 2017

Dear Danielle, my name is Alex and I’m going to intern abroad in Tokyo next year. I’ve only gone on domestic flights before and am nervous about flying all of…

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