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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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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 Plan A Study Abroad Re-entry Conference study abroad

Students are walking around campus looking lost and out of place. They’re wearing berets in summer, eating everything with chopsticks, giving directions in kilometers, and using the phrase “Blimey” entirely too much. Yep, these students are back from studying abroad.

The...

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How to Fall in Love with Your Study Abroad Job Search grow your career study abroad

So you want to work in the study abroad field. Maybe you’ve just returned from an international experience of your own and it made you realize that there are careers that revolve around this awesome thing. Or maybe you’re wrapping up your graduate studies and have known for years that...

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Finding Career Success in Study Abroad with the Global Pro Institute career in international education study abroad

In this session of InsideChat (our live recordings of the Inside Study Abroad Podcast), Sam Cooper and I are joined by two Global Pro Institute alumni to discuss:

  • What it’s really like to job search in education abroad

  • How to make a career transition into the field

  • How the Global Pro...

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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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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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Difference Between Studying Abroad and WORKING in Study Abroad career in international education podcast study abroad

Today we’re talking about the differences between participating in study abroad and administering study abroad programs. The differences can be pretty stark and obvious but they can also be very nuanced and subtle.

This happens to be one of the biggest roadblocks facing aspiring and...

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From Teacher to Study Abroad Director + Study Abroad in the Age of Trump with Angela Perryman career in international education podcast study abroad

I’m so excited to bring you today’s episode with Angela Perryman, Director of Study Abroad at the University of Kansas. As many of you know, I’m a huge Kansas Jayhawks Men’s Basketball fan so getting to talk to Angela about two of my favorite topics: KU basketball AND...

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