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What's the Future of Inside Study Abroad? company

Happy 2021, friends!

Welcome back to the Inside Study Abroad show!

It’s a new year and we’re gearing up to bring you a lot of fresh content including more podcast interviews, how-to videos, and of course, incredible internship experiences in international education.

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Getting Real About Cultural Equity in Education Abroad with Dr. Keshia Abraham diversity & equity interviews

Have you wondered how international education will ever truly achieve cultural equity? 

Do you feel lost in information and ideas and strategy meetings aimed to create more inclusivity in global programs? 

If this sounds like you, we have a great podcast episode for you today. 

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10 Career Lessons From 35+ Years in International Education career in international education interviews

Join Brooke Roberts & Sam Cooper as they break down what they've learned from a collective 36+ years working in international education. 

They'll share some of their biggest mistakes, massive wins, and advice for others trying to navigate the rough waters of the global learning arena in...

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Why is it so hard to land a job in study abroad? career in international education

Welcome to #NOTATNAFSA week which is one of the more surreal moments in my international education career. Like many of you, I spent over a decade conditioning myself to spend Memorial Day in a huge expo hall with 10,000+ of my comrades in global learning.

But here we are. Zoom is the hottest...

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My Michael Jordan Moment company

Well hello again!

It's been a minute, but let me explain why I'm back in your inbox.

...and what exactly Michael Jordan has to do with me...or study abroad...? 

Storytime. 

I've been watching the new ESPN docuseries about the legendary NBA player and the epic Chicago...

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Reconnecting & Rebuilding in Education Abroad interviews

In this session of InsideChat (our live recordings of the Inside Study Abroad Podcast), Sam Cooper and I discuss how the Coronvirus pandemic is forcing us all to rethink and reshape how we design, deliver, and support students and programs abroad.

Sam and I also dive into how the pandemic brought...

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How I Started Inside Study Abroad company podcast

Most people don't know that I started my first business in 2009 during the Great Recession.

I was working at the University of South Dakota and watching as so many of my friends were being laid off or struggling to find jobs in nearly every industry.

Even friends in higher education -...

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Saying Goodbye to Inside Study Abroad company podcast study abroad

I made some pretty big announcements this week.

In this episode, I’m sharing those big announcements with you, why I made this decision and a little teaser about what’s coming next.

If you’d like to read about the announcement you can do so here.

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Entrepreneurial Thinking in International Education with Mary Dando, Tony Ogden, & Lauren Alexander career in international education podcast

Last fall I had the pleasure of sitting down with a panel of seasoned international educators to discuss innovation and entrepreneurship as it relates to international education administration. This conversation was inspired by an event last summer hosted by ISA in Colorado called ThinkDen. The...

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My Biggest Weakness + Everything You Need to Know About Study Abroad in the Pacific podcast study abroad

In today’s episode, I’m sharing my biggest personal and professional weakness and what I’m doing to mitigate it and lean into my strengths. For those of you who have asked about a life update, I’m giving you all the goods from the past few months since you heard from...

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How I Got My Study Abroad Groove Back podcast study abroad

It feels good to be back speaking straight into your world travel-loving ears. Today we’re talking about how two years ago I fell out of love with study abroad and international education. Yep. That’s right. This study abroad super advocate totally lost her gusto for education abroad...

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Getting Published & Becoming CEO of a Leading Study Abroad Provider with Kris Holloway CISabroad career in international education podcast study abroad

Today on the show I'm talking with Kris Holloway, President of CISabroad. In this episode, Kris and I talk about her circuitous path to international education via the Peace Corps and community health work, plus how Kris parlayed her time in The Gambia to a book deal. 

We also discuss our...

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