Inclusion and Support

Support from family, friends, and coworkers has played an important role in Anushka’s job search. She fears that her sense of belongingness and family-like work culture will go away once she leaves her current role.

Cultural Differences

Identifying your goals, long-term and short-term may help you understand what you want in a career. Although Vu wants to network, she feels her shy personality may get in the way of that sometimes, as well as her cultural differences.

Job searching post-graduation for Ericka Tenefrancia

Finding a job while in school, versus after graduating has been more challenging than Tenefrancia anticipated. Talking to employers about sponsorship options have also posed frustration, as job postings appear to be misleading. In this blog post, Tenefrancia shares how employers and company websites can improve their career pages to maximize employment opportunities for international students like herself.

From Vietnam to Amazon

Anh Vu is an example of success. His journey from being an international student from Vietnam, all the way to a recruiting coordinator at Amazon, should give all international students hope for the future.

Rising From The Bottom: The American Dream

Angry, devastated, but resilient, he chose not to resign and continue as Delaware’s US Senator – the former Vice President and now President of the United States of America, Joe Biden. In times of struggle, you have two options – either burn to ashes, or endure – and under that same tremendous pressure and heat, be forged into a diamond.

Achieving a Minority Immigrant’s American Dream

She is a pioneer. A shaper of history. She is always the first. The first black woman elected district attorney in California. The first female attorney general for California. The first Indian American senator. Above all, she is the first black and Asian American woman to be elected as Vice President of the United States of America.

A Woman’s Journey to Master the Stock Market

Many people think the stock market is gambling, but for Nhi Nguyen it’s the key to her future. Find out how a young international student turned her love for analytics into an opportunity for success in America.

Coming to America Was a Dream

Some companies refuse to hire international students because of misconceptions about how difficult it is to go through the hiring process. It’s hard to navigate internship sites and find jobs accepting international students. Still, Johnny believes in the American dream.

A preacher’s son trying to find success in America

Given Tanri has lived in the US for 10 years. He came here with his father, who entered the country to attend Wheaton College in Chicago. When his family went back to Indonesia, Tanri stayed, and he’s been chasing the American dream ever since.