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2013-14 International Careers Workshop Series: International Careers in Business, Government and NGOs

Date Feb 12, 2014
Time 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm  
Location

Lincoln Hall 1000, 702 South Wright St., Urbana, IL (map)

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Event type Workshop
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Looking to find an international career that uses your global skills and language abilities?  During this workshop, you will learn practical advice on how to articulate your experiences and skills, where you can best find international careers (in business, non-profits, and government), and how you can translate your skills upon your return.  Come prepared to discuss your experiences and learn from an expert who has multiple experiences working abroad.  This workshop will be great preparation for your personal job/internship search.
 
AGENDA
6:30-7:15 pm– INTERNSHIP/JOB SEARCH FOR INTERNATIONAL CAREERS.  Victoria Spring, The Career Center
•         How to think about your value to an organization
•         How to best present yourself for an international career
•         Where to find international jobs and internships in business, non-profit, and government
 
7:15-8:00  pm– BENEFITS OF WORKING ABROAD AND HOW TO SEARCH FOR THE RIGHT INTERNATIONAL CAREER. Alissa Harvey, Campus Peace Corps Representative
•         Personal background in international development and international service work
•         Benefits of interning or working abroad
•         Searching for the right international career
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