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Common Questions About IBS Study Abroad Programs

Studying abroad is a unique way to learn new perspectives and gain insight into your academic or professional career. At IBS, discover a world of opportunity and learn how business is conducted around the globe. Most Common Questions from Applicants How Much Does It Cost? Seminars vary in cost, depending Read More

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6 Statistics Every US Study Abroad Student Should Know

Even as more US students are choosing to study overseas every year, misconceptions persist about the programs, participants, and value of study abroad. While the benefits of studying abroad can sometimes be immeasurable, others can be calculated via mathematical means. The following US study abroad statistics demonstrate that studying overseas Read More

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Find the Spirit of Christmas in Europe

The spirit of Christmas comes alive with the sound of vendors shaking roasted chestnuts over an open fire, the scent of sausages in the air and the sight of people wandering by brightly colored stalls while holding mugs of mulled wine between gloved hands. Christmas markets in Europe date back Read More

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6 Things to Know About Thailand Culture While Doing Business in Bangkok

A study abroad experience can be something you can benefit from for the rest of your life. With so many opportunities out there, it isn’t too hard to travel across the world and make a difference. Doing business in Bangkok, Thailand may be an option for you, and it can Read More

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Facts & History of London’s Tube

More than one billion passengers ride the iconic London Underground every year. Over the course of the tube’s 150 years of operation, it has served as a point of connection for countless people traveling through the bustling city and those escaping the terrors of war. The history of the London Read More

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The Best Things To Buy Before Studying Abroad

Packing for a study abroad trip is very exciting but sometimes a little overwhelming. Not sure exactly what you’re going to need? Here are some awesome study abroad preparation tips from fellow travelers: A Quick Overview Making a complete packing rulebook is virtually impossible since no two travelers or trips Read More

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9 Best Tips for Conducting Business in Vietnam

Vietnam is known for its breath-taking beaches, extravagant architecture and sumptuous cuisine. It’s also emerging as an economic powerhouse that’s ripe with opportunities. Since the United States trade embargo was lifted in 1994, U.S. companies have tapped into Vietnam’s 93 million-plus consumer market. The first step for business majors planning Read More

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How Much Spending Money Do You Really Need to Study Abroad?

Budgeting your money while traveling abroad takes effort, but it’s totally worth it. Understanding how to manage your finances does wonders for how much fun you have and how comfortable you feel when studying abroad. How much study abroad spending money will you need? Read on to find out. Things Read More

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9 Ways To Plan Your Free Time When Studying Abroad

While it’s true that the main purpose of your study abroad experience is to give you a valuable global perspective on business, that doesn’t mean your trip needs to be all work and no play. After all, even international executives often take advantage of downtime during business trips to check Read More

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