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Podcast episodes, articles, learnings, teachings, and tips & tricks for the professional world of international education and meaningful travel.

A New Landscape of Study Abroad Advising with Jason Kinnear career in international education interviews

 

Have you been wondering what study abroad advising and management actually looks like in this pandemic/post-pandemic world? How are universities actually tackling the myriad of new challenges brought on by this cataclysmic event? 

Well, today we're talking with Jason...

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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: How the Feeling of Defeat Transformed Into Hope and Eventually a Career with Becca Yount career in international education student spotlight

 

Meet Becca! She joined GPI in the Spring of 2018 and is currently the Senior Program Advisor for IES Abroad, College Relations & Advising. Curious in how she got here? Check out her story!

 

What do you do in your role? 

I advise college students who plan to attend...

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Behind-the-Scenes of GPI Internships in Study Abroad & Global Education career in international education grow your career interviews

 

In this episode, we're talking with two recent GPI alumni who completed the standard Global Pro Institute program as well as the GPI + Internship experience.

Here's what you'll learn:

  1. Go behind-the-scenes of what it's like to do a remote internship in international education
  2. How...
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Landing A Higher Education Job During the Pandemic with Sam Cooper career in international education interviews

Today’s episode is one that is long overdue. An exclusive interview with our head coach, trainer and co-host of Inside Study Abroad: Sam Cooper. Tune in to hear how Sam’s first family trip to Paris sparked her career in international education and how she managed her own...

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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: Building a Dream of an Academic Student Service Role into an International Education Career with Alethea Stoltzfus career in international education student spotlight

 

Say hello to Alethea, a Fall 2015 GPI Participant! Read her story below to find out how she went from being inspired to pursue a career in International Education whilst serving as a Fulbright Teaching Assistant, to eventually landing a job as an International Student Advisor at UC...

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Grad School vs Get a Job: Which should you do first? career in international education study abroad

Today’s episode is based on a question Sam and I are asked all the time: Should I go to grad school right away or should I work in the international education field first? 

Sam and I go into detail about our own unique graduate school experiences and share what we have learned about...

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Moving Study Abroad into a More Sustainable Era with Karen McBride career in international education interviews study abroad

In this session, we're talking with Karen McBride, Ed.D., President & Founder of Bound International about climate change and sustainability in education abroad.

Topics we'll cover:

    1. Karen's international education journey and how she is helping build sustainable international...

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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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How to Launch Your Career in International Education career in international education grow your career
UPDATE: WANT TO JOIN THE LATEST COHORT OF THE GLOBAL PRO INSTITUTE? AWESOME. LEARN MORE HERE!

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It's finally happening (again), my friends. The Global Pro Institute is open for enrollment and I can't be more proud and nervous for this SPRING 2016 cohort of the program to begin.

But let's...

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Could YOU Work in International Admissions? career in international education

In this video, I take you inside the world of international student recruitment and show you what it's really like to be an international road warrior. 

This past January, I teamed up with my friend Girish Ballolla - (Founder/CEO of Gen Next Education) - and traveled to schools and cities...

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How to Get A Job in Study Abroad WITHOUT a Master's Degree career in international education study abroad

Let's pretend for a moment that you aren't interested in getting a Master's degree (at least not yet), but you still want to work in study abroad. Have no fear. There is hope. But as with everything in life, you're going to have to accept some trade-offs. Rarely will you have your cake and,...

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How to Navigate the World of International Education Organizations Like a Pro career in international education

AIEA, IIE, CIEE, FORUM, NAFSA and more! The professional organization realm can be difficult to navigate even for the most experienced international educator. But don’t get concerned, we will be breaking down the top orgs and what they offer to professionals in the field.

NAFSA: Association...

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