Arcadia Study Abroad Alumni

Study Abroad Alumni
International Job Search

Whether you're hoping to work abroad or for a U.S.-based organization with international ties, establishing contacts is an essential part of any job search. 

  • Reestablish any current overseas connections by phone, email or mail.

  • Visit your college's student resource or career center and use the available resources to make a list of overseas companies or U.S.
    companies with overseas operations that you would like to pursue as employers.

  • Do some preliminary research on these companies and get the names of people to write to in the companies that you have chosen. 

  • Ask your institution's alumni office for names of alumni based abroad whom you could contact for informational interviews.

  • Polish your resume to highlight your international experiences (study abroad, language abilities, work experiences with international companies, course work with international/global aspects).

  • Look into working in international education: study abroad or other fields. Volunteer in your study abroad office and/orvolunteer to be an alumni advisor for Arcadia.

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