Overcoming Fears and Enjoying Opportunities

My name is Baylee Whittington and I just got done attending the International Business Seminars Winter Europe program. We stayed at three locations which were London, United Kingdom; Paris, France; and The Hague, the Netherlands. I am so grateful that I had the opportunity to go on this trip. Not Read More

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When in Prague…

Summer 2023 was my first time going to Europe and I did not want to come back. The International Business Seminars’ (IBS) Summer MBA program took place in Munich and Prague this year. It was amazing! My favorite city was Prague; now I understand why it has been named one Read More

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Packing Hacks for Short Term Study Abroad

Are you planning on attending a short term study abroad program? Congratulations! Studying abroad is an amazing experience that will give you the opportunity to learn about a new culture, meet new people, and see the world. But before you go abroad, you will need to pack. This can be daunting, Read More

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Choosing the Right Credit Card for International Travel

When traveling internationally for short-term study abroad programs, having the right credit card can provide peace of mind. Here are some key points to consider. Additional Protections Look for credit cards that offer extra protections such as a reimbursement and timely replacement for international travel. Being far from home in Read More

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Cultivating Independence: Developing Essential Skills Through Short-Term Study Abroad

Embarking on a short-term study abroad program can be a transformative experience that goes beyond academics. Short-term study abroad offers you an opportunity to cultivate independence and develop essential skills that are highly valued in professional fields. In this blog, we will explore the valuable skills gained through a short-term Read More

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Preparing for a Business Visit Abroad

Embarking on a business visit abroad presents a unique set of challenges and opportunities. To make the most of your trip and ensure a successful outcome, thorough preparation is key. This blog aims to provide you with a comprehensive guide on how to prepare for a business visit abroad, including Read More

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Budgeting on a Study Abroad Program

Are you planning to embark on a short-term study abroad program? Studying abroad can be an incredible experience, but it’s important to budget wisely to avoid overspending. In this blog post, we will share valuable tips on how to save money while studying abroad. From researching and comparing program costs Read More

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Dealing with Homesickness

Studying abroad can be an incredibly enriching and rewarding experience, but it’s not uncommon for study abroad students to experience homesickness at some point during their time away from home. Adjusting to a new environment, being far away from loved ones, and dealing with cultural differences can all contribute to Read More

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Is It Worth It?

Travel to London and Paris on a Student’s Budget Some might ask how I was able to afford this amazing opportunity. I am a full-time master’s student and have a full-time job. It can be difficult at times, as days can grow long, and it feels that there is little Read More

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Planning For My First Program Abroad

Planning for my First Study Abroad Trip When I returned to university to finish my degree, I had a multitude of things that I wanted to gain out of it besides a degree, and I wanted to push myself to experience new things and take advantage of opportunities I did Read More

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Three Tips for Studying Abroad

Three Travel Tips Initially, when I found out about the IBS Winter MBA study abroad program, I was really excited because it was a great opportunity to not only travel but also helped me towards my graduation requirements. However, like many other students, I was worried about the monetary aspects Read More

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How to Make the Most of your Money when Traveling Abroad

We all know that traveling abroad can be very expensive. International Business Seminars makes the most of your money, by helping you book great flights and wonderful hotels. While all of those costs are covered in your IBS tuition, you will still find plenty of ways to spend too much Read More

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