International Skills? Be More Than Just A Tourist!
[ID:7583]For those in a rush, we have assembled THE ESSENTIAL ARTICLES to get you on your way!
Being international requires more than just wanderlust. Whether you’re encountering members of a foreign culture on a sightseeing trek, or applying for a professional position abroad, it’s your international skills that will set you apart from the crowd. Use these articles to learn what skills internationally-focused recruiters are looking for, and what it takes to succeed abroad as part of a multicultural team. The articles below will help you to start building your International IQ today.
Before Going Abroad
- Your International IQ
- Skills for Succeeding Abroad
- Understanding Culture Shock
- Understanding The North American Identity
- What to Expect With Re-entry Shock
- EXERCISE: Pre-departure Ideas Checklist
During Your Time Abroad
- How to Be an Ethical International Volunteer
- SELF EVALUATIONS: Think Analytically About Going Abroad
After Going Abroad
- Marketing Your International Experience to Employers
- About Your International Skills
- The International Elevator Pitch
- An Inventory of Cross-cultural Skills
- An Inventory of Professional Skills