Tips on how to ask for a pay raise

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For some of our Alumni you may be a few years out of Graduation and considering how to discuss and work towards a pay raise. For those of you more recently entering the world of work this is knowledge to …

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The 20 Best IT Jobs for 2019 and Beyond

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“As nearly all aspects of life become more intertwined with technology, IT Jobs will continue to experience substantial growth during the coming decade. With cloud computing, mobile applications, massive amounts of data, software of all sorts, the ever-expanding world wide …

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Calling all multilingual CAPA alumni!

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Hola, ni hao and buongiorno, CAPA alumni! Do you speak more than one language? Contribute to new research connecting language and cultural learning abroad with career choices and opportunities

Researchers at Penn State University, are seeking study abroad alumni to …

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The Ultimate Job Search Guide for Millennials

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Kate Lopaze takes us through 7 key steps for this generation’s job searchers- read it here!

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CAPA Alumni Blog Posts

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Wondering what your fellow CAPA alumni are up to? Check out the CAPA World Blog and follow our Alumni tag to see how friends and peers are reflecting on their time abroad, and how it’s led them to where they …

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Answering Behavioral Interview Questions: Intercultural Fluency

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For most jobs today, it is essential to be able to work well with diverse teams, including individuals from cultures very different from your own (aka “Intercultural Fluency”). Don’t be surprised if you get a question about this competency in your next interview.

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Adjusting to Re-Entry and Staying Connected to Study Abroad

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By now you’ve returned home, but how do you stay connected to your time overseas? Here are just some ways you can reflect and reconnect with your study abroad experience:

Work or volunteer in your study abroad office, or become …

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How To Write A Resume Using Artificial Intelligence

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We are still in a time where you need to actually put some work into your own resume, AI hasn’t completely taken over just yet. However, we are starting to see more and more services and features online that will …

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7 Magical Places to Work and Study Abroad

There are many elements of magic during an experience abroad. There’s the fairytale backdrop, the fairy godmothers you meet to help you along your way, the magic carpet of an airplane to transport you thousands of miles from home, and …

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Upcoming Returnee Conferences!

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If you’re looking to reflect on your experience abroad with fellow returnees and learn how to go abroad again, consider attending a Lessons from Abroad returnee or re-entry conference in your area this spring. CAPA will be represented at several …

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