Tag Archives: business

DYV10: Focus on your success factors to help differentiate yourself

GoAbroad Contributor - Monday, 21 February 2011 - 1 Comment

DYV10: Focus on your success factors to help differentiate yourself

In my last post I discussed the three communication pieces every student needs: personal statement, value proposition and one word. In this post, I will focus on the need for students to identify success factors in order to differentiate themselves when applying for employment. Many college graduates often believe that…

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DYV08: The Value of Internships and the Demonstration that You Understand “Work”

GoAbroad Contributor - Monday, 7 February 2011 - 1 Comment

DYV08: The Value of Internships and the Demonstration that You Understand “Work”

In my last post I discussed how students can extend the boundaries of their comfort zone by participating in education abroad programs.  In this post, I want to highlight the value of off-campus internship programs. Perhaps more than any other type of off-campus experience, internship programs allow students to demonstrate…

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“Discover Your Value” added to the GoAbroad Blog!

News - Wednesday, 15 December 2010 - 0 Comments

The ABCs of Marketing Yourself

“Discover Your Value (DYV)” is a 14-part series is dedicated to helping individuals around the world learn how to communicate their value to others with an emphasis on their international experience. The series is based upon the book The ABCs of Marketing Yourself: A Workbook for College Students. The topics covered…

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