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12 Tips for Returnees PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Corina Mihaela Paraschiv   
Tuesday, 03 March 2009 02:12

Returning home after a trip abroad can be difficult.  But here is a short list of 12 things you should know to make your return easier!

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Returning Home : A Reading List PDF Print E-mail
Internationalism
Written by Corina Mihaela Paraschiv   
Tuesday, 03 March 2009 01:55

Your trip does not have to end when you come back home. Here are a few ideas of how to make the pleasure last through reading.

 

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Study Abroad Boosts Employability Say Global HR Execs in New Study PDF Print E-mail
Internationalism
Written by Global HR News   
Monday, 02 March 2009 19:29

“Cultural Awareness, Sensitivity and Tolerance” and an “International Perspective” Top List of Attributes Valued by HR Execs in Candidates Who’ve Studied Abroad There are now even more reasons for college students to consider studying abroad. A new survey of global human resource executives released today affirmed the value of a study abroad experience in the hiring process. Nearly three in four (73%) cited study abroad as important when evaluating the resumé of a job candidate for a junior–level position.

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Tips to Learn Languages Before Going Abroad PDF Print E-mail
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Written by YEO Resources   
Monday, 02 March 2009 18:59

You'll find that until you can speak the language of your host country, you often can't be treated like a local and live the real experience abroad.  Here are a few tips for you to acquire new language skills! 

Last Updated ( Monday, 02 March 2009 19:01 )
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Games and Roleplay for Intercultural Competencies PDF Print E-mail
Internationalism
Written by Corina Mihaela Paraschiv   
Monday, 02 March 2009 18:49

At the North American Rotary Youth Exchange Network conference that took place in Montreal in 2009, one of the most frequent questions I heard was whether there were any games or simulations to help groups develop intercultural competencies.  And altoguh this is useful for the RYE program, I would even add it can be useful for any Rotaract executives retreat, or a RYLA camp!  So I thought I would compile here a list of ideas to share. The ones with a star (*) indicate that they can be modified ot be done individually if you do not have access to a team training or preparation prior to your departure.

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 03 March 2009 11:40 )
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