10 Easy Ways for First-year Students to Build International Skills

Build International Skills

10 Easy Ways for First-year Students to Build International Skills

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[ID:5867]Does the idea of living an international life entice you? Would you like to be someone who studies abroad for a semester, backpacks through South East Asia for a summer, or eventually finds work in Paris, Rome, Rio, Mumbai or Shanghai after graduation? How would you like to visit good friends you've made while living in Nairobi, Dubai or Amsterdam? You can do all of this and more by starting early. Possibilities and opportunities abound for freshmen who want to build international skills at home and abroad. Motivation, dedication and planning will be your best friends.

If you are curious about other cultures and if you want to travel abroad, it's very easy to...

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