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Resources to Launch Your Global Career

You want...

to broaden your view of the world.

a job.

inspiration.

Brandeis International Business School (IBS) is proud to provide online resources aimed at supporting students and young professionals in the fields of business, economics and finance. We know that there's a lot to consider as you determine your next step - which is why every piece of content in this section takes just one minute to consume. We provide career advice, industry insights and grad school tips to help you figure out your next move.

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Career Resources

March 22, 2017

Tips on Networking & Navigating a Business Environment as a Minority

Learn to identify role models and resources to support your journey in the business world.

Have a minute? Master these skills to enhance your public speaking: maintain eye contact, practice practice practice, find the opportunity

March 20, 2017

1 Minute Skills: Public Speaking

Crisp communication is key, regardless of what industry you work in. Learn how to refine your verbal pitch for meetings and beyond.

March 8, 2017

7 Steps to Finding Your Dream Job: Part 1

Just because you've just graduated doesn't mean you need to settle for just any job. Find a role that provides a paycheck and a purpose.

March 7, 2017

7 Steps to Finding Your Dream Job: Part 7

Avoid getting lost at the bottom of the stack. Use these tips to make sure your resume stands out.

February 6, 2017

7 Steps to Finding Your Dream Job: Part 6

Get tips on developing new skills and experience that will help you prepare for a purposeful career.

February 6, 2017

7 Steps to Finding Your Dream Job: Part 5

Meet new people. Put yourself in front of professionals you admire and learn as much as you can from them.

Interviewing Around the World, Part 1

February 5, 2017

Interviewing Around the World (Part 1)

Beyond attire and research, there are additional factors to prepare for and consider when interviewing outside of your culture.

February 4, 2017

Quiz: What Kind of Company Are You Destined to Work For?

Determine the kind of company that best suits your interests in business, economics or finance.

Interviewing Around the World, Part 2

February 4, 2017

Interviewing Around the World (Part 2)

Consider the cultural factors at play when networking or interviewing at companies or in countries outside of your comfort zone.

Interviewing Around the World, Part 3

February 4, 2017

Interviewing Around the World (Part 3)

An interview's value can hold different weight across cultures. Learn how to determine the impact it will have on the hiring process.

Myth: Always accept the first job offer. Reality: Always thing deeply about job decisions. Whether you're unemployed and searching or even eager to change careers, it is important to weigh your options.

February 3, 2017

1 Minute, 2 Myths Busted: Narrowing Down Job Options

It's easier to define your career goals once you've moved past myths and toward realistic situations.

Have a minute? Master these skills to build confidence: Consider your poster, give yourself a pep talk, slow down.

February 3, 2017

1 Minute Skills: Building Confidence

Do you shy away from leading meetings, or even speaking up at them? Consider these tips to build your confidence in the workplace.

Have a minute? Master these skills to sharpen your decision making: build a framework, adhere to the 1-minute rule, move past worse-case scenario

February 3, 2017

1 Minute Skills: Decision Making

Critical business decisions aren't easy to make, even with time to consider all factors. Learn how to reach a conclusion with confidence.

February 3, 2017

7 Steps to Finding Your Dream Job: Part 4

There is value in unpaid work. Learn how to gain resume-worthy experience through volunteer opportunities.

February 2, 2017

7 Steps to Finding Your Dream Job: Part 2

Learn how to refine your target list of jobs, narrow down your options and set forth toward a career with motivation and meaning.

February 2, 2017

7 Steps to Finding Your Dream Job: Part 3

Building your personal brand can also build a pathway towards meaningful job opportunities. Learn more.

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Undergrad and Beyond

1 minute, 2 myths busted: life after graduation. You've graduated. Congratulations! Now what?

February 7, 2017

1 Minute, 2 Myths Busted: Life After Graduation

Goodbye undergrad, hello world. Learn how to navigate life after you leave campus and start a new journey.

February 6, 2017

1 Minute Toolkit: 5 Online Tools To Try This Semester

Ready to increase your productivity this semester? There's an app for that. Here are 5 free resources to try.

Going Global Part 1: Is

February 5, 2017

Going Global Part 1: Is the Business School Truly “Global”?

As you research graduate schools offering a global environment, learn how to determine which deliver.

February 3, 2017

1 Minute Toolkit: 5 Things You Can't Go Without When Networking

Looking to widen your professional circle? Here are 5 crucial ways to prep.

Study Abroad Checklist: 5 Things You Might Not Have Thought Of

February 3, 2017

Studying Abroad Checklist: 5 Things to Keep in Mind

Living and learning abroad is an unmatched opportunity – but not without checking off these 5 to-dos.

Going Global Part 2: What Kind of Learning Will You Do Outside the Classroom?

February 2, 2017

Going Global Part 2: What Kind of Learning Will You Do Outside the Classroom?

For a rich experience, you'll want to find a school that offers experiential programs.

Going Global Part 3: Does the Program Provide More Than Just Business Skills?

February 2, 2017

Going Global Part 3: Does the Program Provide More Than Just Business Skills?

Academic rigor and practical experience are important...but so is global dexterity.

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Business, Economics and Finance

March 13, 2017

Around the World in 1 Minute: Israel

Israel is home to a deeply rich and diverse culture, sacred sites and a growing innovation industry. Take 60 seconds to learn more about Israel.

March 11, 2017

1 Minute Intro to Microeconomics

Have a minute? Learn how the influences and principles behind everyday spending activities relate to the study of microeconomics.

The Global Value Chain of an iPhone (list in article)

March 7, 2017

Brandeis Business Explains "Made in the World"

What does your iPhone have to do with global trade? Everything. Learn more about this concept.

Relevant Undergraduate Fields for Sustainability (full list in article)

February 6, 2017

Brandeis Business Explains Sustainability in Business and Economics

Careers in sustainability tie directly to the study of many subjects, including economics & finance.

BBX real estate

February 6, 2017

Brandeis Business Explains … The Future of Real Estate

An explosion of technological advances is transforming many industries, including real estate.

February 3, 2017

1 Minute Intro to Global Dexterity

What is global dexterity? Learn how to apply the critical skill of adapting your professional behavior across countries and cultures.

February 1, 2017

Around the World in 1 Minute: Turkey

Join us for a quick trip around the world. See how much you can learn about Turkey's economy and culture in just one minute.

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