Adelphi University has partnered up with GoinGlobal, a service aimed at finding students and recent graduates the perfect internship or job. They provide resources for your domestic or international job search.
GoinGlobal has compiled information, resources and a list of recent job postings and they provide country career guides to 33 different countries and 43 U.S cities. They allow you to search for country specific information or USA city specific career employment information.
Adelphi students who are looking for a job or internship will find GoinGlobal is an invaluable resource. They provide Adelphi students and alumni with job search tools that has extensive online listings. The Country Career Guides and the U.S. City Guide give information about employment trends in major industries, has information about salary range and cost of living in cities and countries in the U.S and abroad.
The GoinGlobal guides help with contacting recruiters and other staffing agency contacts. The guides also have helpful tips about how to use professional and social networking groups in order to help get the job that you want. According to the Ireland Country Career Guide it’s estimated that about 80 percent of all job openings are unpublicized, making social networking and connections through contacts essential for being hired.
For Adelphi students looking to intern or work abroad, the career guides offer insight and information about writing a cover letter and resume that will appeal to an international audience. The guides also help when interviewing for the internship or job overseas. Different cultures have different customs and GoinGlobal’s guides provides in depth information about what to wear and how fit in with cultural norms.
Once you’ve landed the international position the GoinGlobal career guides helps to navigate the visa process. The guides explain all the important information about how and where to get the proper visas for working abroad. Every country has different needs and requirements so make sure to get your paperwork in order before you leave.
Center for Career and Professional Development
Nexus Building, Room 225
p – 516.877.3130