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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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New Year’s Eve in London

So, it’s your first time out of the United States and you’re with 44 other virtual strangers in London on New Year’s Eve… what’re you gonna do? First, don’t freak out… because in less than two weeks these 44 virtual strangers will become family… sharing the experience of a life-changing Read More

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Make the Most Out of the Company Visits on Your Seminar

How to get the most out of your company visits with International Business Seminars I will start this blog with the assumption that you have joined the IBS seminar because you want to gather real international experience and stand out from the crowd with great resume skills. Here are some Read More

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