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5 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad During College

Is now the right time? Should you pack your bags and venture overseas? There are many benefits to traveling abroad, whether it’s for a study abroad program or another adventure. A few of our Alumni shared their top reasons why you should study abroad during college! 1. Because it will Read More

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How to Add Your IBS Seminar to Your Linkedin Profile

By adding your International Business Seminar to your Linkedin profile, you’ll be able to showcase your international experience while you build and maintain your professional network. According to an Erasmus Impact Study, 64% of employers consider international experience important for recruitment. With Linkedin being the world’s largest professional network with millions of Read More

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The Executive Experience Abroad

With technology advancing and easy access to information, it’s time to realize that our educational opportunities need to adapt to our students’ wants and needs. The International Business Seminars (IBS) program, The Executive Experience Abroad, was created to prepare students for an evolving business world that is continuously becoming more Read More

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Insights I Gained From Studying Abroad

Greetings! If you are reading this you are most likely in one of two boats: 1) You are considering studying abroad 2) You have already committed to a study abroad program and are wondering how to prepare for this undertaking. Kudos to you on taking the first step toward studying Read More

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Question & Answer Session with IBS Alumnus

We recently interviewed our Alumni Ambassador, Amanda, about her experience on the Summer China program with International Business Seminars. Amanda is an accountancy student at Northern Illinois University. She is extremely involved and she is always finding ways to learn, explore and make herself more marketable in her career. See Read More

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Why short term study abroad programs are perfect

I don’t want to be away from campus all semester. I can’t afford to pay for a full semester abroad. I don’t want to leave my current job. I can’t miss my regular activities for Greek life, sports and courses… Whatever your reasoning may be, I agree that short-term study Read More

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Money Advice: What To Do & What Not To Do

Some of you may be wondering what to do as far as bringing money to Europe. My advice is go to your bank and get Euros from them. The rates at your bank are much much lower than getting Euros at an airport or in Europe itself. Once you’re at Read More

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My advice for all future travelers

My advice for all future travelers We all have our own journey and mine started by studying abroad in Australia and then Cyprus. I’ve traveled to over 30 countries and I’ve advised over 1,500 students on their way to study abroad. I’ve broken down my 3 most importance pieces of Read More

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Find Out What Makes for the Best Weekend in Barcelona

Making the most out of a weekend in Barcelona There is no shortage of things to do when visiting such a dynamic city like Barcelona.  Everyone knows to hit the beach, tour Gaudí architecture, and get a load of the nightlife.  However, here are a few tips to get more Read More

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