Teaching abroad during COVID

Should I Continue to Prepare to Teach Abroad in the Midst of COVID?

I received this message from one of my career coaching clients the other day: As you already know I have my CV and cover letter prepared to apply for a few positions in S. Korea. However, I was about to start the apostille process last month before this coronavirus situation. I was planning to do … Continue reading Should I Continue to Prepare to Teach Abroad in the Midst of COVID?

COVID-19 Preparedness for Expat Workers

COVID-19 Preparedness for Expat Workers

As I was preparing to write this post my mind went back to the many wonderful adventures that I had as an expat educator. These are experiences that I would not have exchanged for anything in the world during that period of my life. The opportunity to work in a foreign country has many advantages … Continue reading COVID-19 Preparedness for Expat Workers

Ways to teach abroad

4 Ways You Can Teach Abroad

Most people think about teaching English as a Second Language when they consider teaching abroad. However, expatriate teaching opportunities are just as wide and varied as teaching opportunities in the U.S. Expat educational organizations typically hire teachers from elementary through graduate school to teach in a variety of disciplines. Such positions may be volunteer or … Continue reading 4 Ways You Can Teach Abroad

Effective Cover Letter Writing for Expat Jobs

Effective Cover Letter Writing for Expat Job Opportunities

Like resumes, writing cover letters for expats job posts is not completely different from cover letter writing for domestic positions. However, the process is not the exact same either. This is why you need to be mindful of what you include in your cover letter as it could be a critical factor in getting a … Continue reading Effective Cover Letter Writing for Expat Job Opportunities

Effective Resume Writing for Expat Jobs

Effective Resume Writing for Expat Job Opportunities

Thinking about working abroad, but don't know what to put on your resume or how to format it properly? Don't worry because you are in good company. Most prospective first-time expat are in the dark when it comes to writing an effective resume or curriculum vitae that will get them noticed and ultimately get them … Continue reading Effective Resume Writing for Expat Job Opportunities

Disadvantages of Working Abroad

4 Disadvantages of Working Abroad

While there are many benefits to working abroad, there are likewise some disadvantages to making such a career move. I thoroughly enjoyed my experiences living and working abroad but there were likewise some aspects of the process that were a little more complicated. I say complicated as I truly don’t consider them to be completely … Continue reading 4 Disadvantages of Working Abroad

Advantages of Working Abroad

4 Advantages of Working Abroad

Yes, that's a picture of the UAE which is one of the most opulent and desired expat destinations in the world! It is also a place where I lived and worked for three years during my career as an expatiate professor. Additionally, it is one of the many places where I learned first-hand the below-mentioned … Continue reading 4 Advantages of Working Abroad

Tips to Help You Prepare for Your Work Abroad Journey

Tips to Help You Prepare for Your Work Abroad Journey

I get a rush of excitement every time I have an opportunity to coach a client who is interested in working abroad. This is one of my specialty areas as I have over nine years of experience working abroad in three countries outside of the U.S. in the education and public health sectors. Though I … Continue reading Tips to Help You Prepare for Your Work Abroad Journey