Your International Resume & LinkedIn Profile
For those in a rush, we have assembled THE ESSENTIAL ARTICLES to get you on your way!
Learn the major differences between an international resume and a domestic one; and find out how to demonstrate that you have the international skills and professional experience necessary to land an international job (at home or abroad). Note that while developing a traditional resume is still a key part of the job search process, having a great LinkedIn profile is also essential.
Preparation is the key to any successful job search. Whether you’re applying for an internationally-oriented position at home, or embarking on a career abroad, the articles below will help you research, apply for, and land the job you want. We particularly recommend reading Debunking the Myths: The Real Deal on International Work, which explains why a sector-oriented job search (as opposed to a country-specific one) is the ideal approach.
Essential Concepts for Writing An International Resume
- Skills for Succeeding Abroad
- An Inventory of Cross-cultural Skills
- An Inventory of Professional Skills
Creating Your International Resume
- International Resumes Are Different
- Sample Resumes Written by MyWorldAbroad
- Sample Resumes From Students