Resources: Notes on Life and Language in the United States

Are You Making These Common American Interviewing Mistakes?

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Wed, Jan 01, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

Are you planning to apply for a job or an internship in the United States sometime soon?

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Topics: Interviewing, English Lessons, United States Culture

Career Building for Expats in the US | The Informational Interview

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Mon, Mar 12, 2012 @ 09:28 AM

Are you an expat looking to build your career in the US? Perhaps you have relocated to a major US city like New York or Boston with your spouse and kids. Your spouse is working full time, progressing in his or her career and establishing great professional connections. What about you? Maybe you left a great job back in your home country to come to the US and provide support for your family with the cultural transition. But now you are feeling ambitious and you are ready to take this oppportunity to build your resume while you are living in the United States. Where can you start? A great way to start is by gathering information through an informational interview. In this article, I will tell you about why and how we conduct informational interviews in the US and how you can use this practice to learn more about your field, build your network and maybe find a job opportunity.

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Topics: Interviewing

Interviewing for a Job in English | 7 Common Mistakes

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Thu, Mar 01, 2012 @ 08:15 AM

Will you be interviewing for a job in English sometime soon?

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Topics: Interviewing, English Lessons

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