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Are Short-Term or Long-Term Study Abroad Programs the Best Fit for You?

Studying abroad is an incredible decision that can have major benefits for your professional career and personal outlook on life. It means being exposed to new cultures and new ways of looking at things, as well as the excitement of experiencing some of the most beautiful places in the world Read More

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Six of the Best Cities to Visit When Studying Abroad in Europe

Studying abroad in Europe gives you a taste of history that you can’t find anywhere else. Walking among ruins, seeing civilizations with roots that span thousands of years, and observing firsthand places that were pivotal in building the modern world have a profound effect on your outlook. Art and literary Read More

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Debunking Common Myths about Studying Abroad

Studying abroad is expensive. Students play more than they work. You need to know a foreign language if you hope to travel overseas. There are dozens of myths regarding study abroad that keep many inquisitive students stateside. This is a shame because studying abroad is one of the most rewarding Read More

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The Best Places for Marketing Majors To Study Abroad

There are countless personal benefits of studying abroad, including but not limited to the chance to see the world, the opportunity to hone foreign language skills and the ability to take in a new culture, make new friends and find new interests. However, when deciding where in the world to Read More

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Where to Find the Right Study Abroad Program

So you’ve decided to study abroad. First of all, congratulations! Studying abroad is a life-changing experience that cannot really be achieved anywhere else or via any other means. It gives students the opportunity to learn about other cultures, explore what other countries have to offer, and interact with individuals they Read More

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Personal Benefits of Studying Abroad

There are countless personal benefits of studying abroad, including but not limited to the opportunity to expand one’s cultural understanding, the chance to hone one’s foreign language skills and the chance to see the world. International Business Seminars believes that a worldly education is vital to one’s success in the Read More

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Should You Study Abroad in Europe or Asia?

Studying in another country is a life-changing experience that completely affects who you are as a person and what you’re goals become. Where you decide to study has a big impact on what you get out of the trip. If you’re weighing your options, both Europe and Asia have beautiful Read More

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Why All High School Students Should Consider Studying Abroad

It’s widely known that study abroad experiences enhance a resume and provide a finishing touch to a college education that involves real immersion in a culture outside the U.S. For students on track to enter the global business environment, this shows an ability to learn to think internationally. For others, Read More

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The Complete Guide to Common Study Abroad Fears and How To Beat Them

Studying abroad is an awesome life-changing experience that nets you friends and business contacts around the globe. Even better, a trip to Europe or Asia is a great way to get to know yourself. In spite of the excitement, many students also get understandably nervous about studying abroad. What are Read More

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10 Tips for Convincing Your Parents That Studying Abroad Is Right for You

You’ve done your homework; you know that you want to study abroad. Congratulations! Unfortunately, you’ve only won half the battle: you still need to convince your parents. Not sure what to do? These 10 practical tips can teach you how to convince parents to let you study abroad. 1. Take Read More

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Understanding the Differences Between American and German Business Culture

For American students looking to study abroad in Europe, an understanding of German business culture is essential. That’s because Germany has become a powerhouse in the European economy, making German businesses very attractive suppliers and partners throughout Europe, as well as competitive participants in the European Union’s shared economy. Understanding Read More

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Reasons to Consider Studying Abroad in China

American students often hear about how enriching and beneficial a study abroad program can be during their college years. Along with an internship and foreign language experience, it is quickly becoming a staple of the modern resume for those who want to be on the executive track. Deciding where to Read More

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