- How hard is it to get into IBD as an international?
Hey everyone! How hard is it to get into IBD as an international student? Is it extremely hard like some fields such as medicine, or is it more forgiving and accepting such as law? Are companies generally willing to sponsor visas for international students ...
Forum topic - Nathan-Bryan - Aug 8 2014 - 10:14pm - 10 comments
- International Business School vs. US Business School
First time poster here. Have a few questions about business school...-I am curious as to if there any particular benefits to studying at an international business school, London Business School, per se, as opposed to just staying at a top tier business ...
Forum topic - _P_Body_Smith - Jul 8 2014 - 6:36pm - 3 comments
- Starting Out in an International Office- Part 2
Hi guys: this post is a continuation on my earlier post on starting out in an international office, which was posted here. After covering the first two points last week, today I will write about 3) exposure/opportunities, and 4) personal compatibility. ...
Blog entry - Chimp_and_jeez - Apr 21 2014 - 5:00pm - 3 comments
- International Students (3)- Learn More About The H-1B Visa
For many of us international students here in the U.S., the most dreaded time of our professional career arrives as we are about to graduate with an undergraduate degree, more specifically in finding a company what is willing to offer us H-1B sponsorship; ...
Blog entry - Goldf1nger - Apr 1 2014 - 1:28pm - 15 comments
- H1B 2014-- Did anybody else not get selected in the lottery? What now?
I graduated in December and accepted an offer from a big 4 consulting firm that helped sponsor my h1b petition (premium processing). Haven't heard back from USCIS yet so I'm getting pretty realistic about my status... HR and the law firm that ...
Forum topic - dook23 - May 9 2014 - 4:26pm - 3 comments
- International Students (2) – How to get an OPT for summer internships!
As I mentioned in my previous post I’m an international student who is currently a junior majoring in economics, and working two internships in finance during this semester. However, like many of my peers, I’ve had to prepare for the dreaded OPT (Optional ...
Blog entry - Goldf1nger - Mar 17 2014 - 5:12am - 18 comments
- Taking a semester off for an extra summer?
Hey guys, Quick Bio:- International student from East Asia (F-1 Visa status)- Currently sophomore at a non-target top20 LAC- Past Experience: Treasury at Microfinance Non-Profit, Biz Dev at TMT industry back home- Goal: Get a job in the US after undergrad ...
Forum topic - differentiate - Aug 22 2014 - 4:42am - 4 comments
- International Students- How to shine during internship interviews!
My Background In the fall of 2011 I decided to attend College in the U.S., and in the process leave my home in Scandinavia. I began my college career at a community college with no idea of what I wanted to do in the future, but, that I wanted to major in ...
Blog entry - Goldf1nger - Mar 10 2014 - 2:17pm - 24 comments
- Guidelines for International Students Seeking Internships
There is a lot of information regarding international students pursuing internships and careers in the US. This post is designed to overview some key points which can help the reader know what to expect, gain some understanding of how to legally intern in ...
Blog entry - Slugger - Mar 24 2014 - 2:24pm - 4 comments
- International Students and Internships
Hi fellow monkeys, I'm an international student who'd like to share his success story. To fellow international students: Even though there might seem to be a huge invisible wall preventing you from securing a summer internship here in the US, do ...
Forum topic - fiveam - Apr 12 2014 - 1:26pm - 5 comments