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Landing a Job in International Development

Date:December 18, 2012 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm CST
Location:The NonProfit Center of Boston
89 South St
#700
Boston, MA 02130

Contact:For further information regarding this event, please contact Career Education by sending email to careereducation@columbia.edu .
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International Development is a growing and exciting field to start a fruitful and fulfilling career. But how do you break into the field? Whether experienced or a newcomer to the field, the FPA International Development Global Career Boot Camp can help you launch a career with a global reach. 

In this course you will learn:

  • What is employment in International Development (ID) is really all about.
  • What it is like to work in ID.
  • What ID organizations are hiring and how to contact them.
  • How to properly analyze an ID job posting.
  • How to write a proper resume for a position in ID, including advanced key word searches techniques.
  • About the “ID Hiring Manager’s Triangle.”

Who should attend?

  • Undergraduate and Graduate students considering or preparing for a career in international development.
  • Young professionals breaking into a career in international development.
  • Mid-career professionals looking to transition into a career in international development.

All Attendees Receive:

  • The Foreign Policy Association International Development Course Tool Book.
  • Enrollment in the Foreign Policy Association Global Jobs email alerts.
  • A complementary six-month digital subscription to Foreign Affairs Magazine.
  • Light refreshments during a networking break.

Click here for a list of speakers and registation.

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