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6 Ways to Work Internationally

Adam Starr

January 04, 2010


Volunteering Abroad


Created by President Kennedy in 1961, the Peace Corps is one of the largest work-abroad opportunities for U.S. citizens. Offering a plethora of jobs, it is a great way to volunteer in developing parts of Africa, Latin America, South Eastern Asia, Eastern Europe, and former Soviet states. While popular, teaching is far from the only volunteer experience available with the Peace Corps. Other popular jobs include working on: Youth and Community Development, Health, Business Information & Communication Technology, Agriculture, Environment, HIV/AIDS programs, and Food Security.

International Career Path: Healthcare/Nursing


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    abananamiles

    over 4 years ago

    2 comments

    I think the broadness of this is beneficial to some who are just now starting to think about jobs abroad; however, I also feel that is rather vague for those who are already sure they want a job abroad. In my case, I am already planning my studies around the goal of eventually being abroad, so this didn't really give me any answers.

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    DavidChou

    over 4 years ago

    362 comments

    international works. sounds adventure. i hope my accounting skill is transferrable. age, of course, is always an issue no matter where i go. hopefully, eastern culture weights experience more than age.

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    Alisa792

    over 4 years ago

    2 comments

    So far I haven't seen anything encouraging about international work for people over 40.

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    Mr_College

    over 4 years ago

    282 comments

    Agreed

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    Jonny_Utah

    over 4 years ago

    232 comments

    Nice photos~

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    clintonemaxwell

    over 4 years ago

    2 comments

    job thoughts

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    azulneko

    over 4 years ago

    40 comments

    it would be interesting to work for a corporate America oversees

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    Tory

    almost 5 years ago

    2 comments

    opened doors for more job opportunities/ THANKS!

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    Mr_College

    almost 5 years ago

    282 comments

    Oui oui.

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    Jonny_Utah

    almost 5 years ago

    232 comments

    Go left bank or go home.

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    Belushi

    almost 5 years ago

    52 comments

    How I loved my summers in Paris.

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    Mr_College

    almost 5 years ago

    282 comments

    I may be wearing mine under my shirt in a pouch at this very moment!

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    editor

    almost 5 years ago

    396 comments

    Always advisable to have the passports handy!