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3 Ways to Work Abroad for the U.S. Government as a College Student

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If you’ve ever dreamed about representing the United States of America on a global scale and gaining work experience abroad with the government, dream no more! The U.S. government wants to help top-notch, highly motivated college students gain internship experience abroad while serving their nation and making the world a better place. You are automatically […]

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3 Top Work Abroad Programs for Youth


They always say that it’s best to travel when you’re young, but how do you choose where to go or what to do when you have the whole world in front of you? Consider a work abroad program that handles the administration and assigns you to a trustworthy overseas placement where you can focus on […]

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4 Top Paid Internship Opportunities Abroad


An internship experience is one of the best ways to prepare yourself for entry into the workforce and what better place to carry out your internship than in a new country where you’ll learn about an entirely new culture and make tons of new friends! Just think about how the adventure will give you the […]

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4 Top Teaching Abroad Opportunities for Recent Graduates


Having a hard time breaking into the workforce after graduation? Gain life experience and spice up your resume with a work abroad teaching opportunity. Teaching is an invaluable skill, which is further enriched by living in another country. Apart from becoming an educator, you can consider yourself an improviser, flexible thinker and cross-cultural communicator after […]

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The Best Ways for College Students to Spend Summer Vacation

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Summer is almost here, and that means surf, sun, tan lines, and time away from standard semesters. During the next few months, you have lots of options to choose from to make the most out of your break. Enjoying the moment by reconnecting with friends and family—or rekindling an old flame—are all perfectly acceptable ways […]

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Why I Wish I Participated In A Study Abroad Program


Dump your boyfriend, say goodbye to your friends, save your money and pack your bags! Nearly every university and college offers study abroad programs and you should take advantage. I wish I did! I didn’t take part in an exchange program because I was worried about missing out on a year of university with my […]

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Unlimited Vacation Time: A Gen Y Perspective


According to WorldatWork, 1% of companies offer their employees unlimited paid vacation time. I love, love, love this and hope the number grows. No, I don’t picture jetting off to the Caribbean once a month or taking a four day weekend every week. For this Gen Y recent grad, unlimited vacation time means so much […]

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10 Questions to Avoid in an Interview


  Now that you know the ten winning questions to ask on an interview, let’s discuss the ones you should avoid altogether. In short, it’s best to stay away from “me” questions. An interview is your opportunity to learn more about the position at hand; it’s not the right time to make demands or requests. After all, you […]

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Find Your Dream Job With Astrology


Perhaps you’re new to the job market, or maybe you’ve decided your current gig just isn’t fulfilling your life like it should.  Click here for six reasons to quit your current job.  If you’re like many people, turning to astrology, a science that predates astronomy and psychology, isn’t such a farfetched idea. Besides reading about romance […]

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3 Surefire Ways to Fund Your Travels


You’re sold on the idea of gaining key skills while working abroad, but how do you fund your adventure? International work opportunities do not always pay well and you would ideally have cash on the side for some side trips to scenic sites nearby. Here are three different ways you can gather money while working […]

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