Why Go Abroad

There are many reasons to consider going abroad: 

  • Develop professional experience
  • Travel and see the world
  • Experience new cultures
  • Learn about life away from home
  • Contribute to the global community
  • Study in another country
  • Develop language skills
  • Earn money
  • Improving communication skills
  • Develop a global competencies and perspective

However, it is worthwhile understanding both what impact is possible, and how to best prepare oneself to maximize the potential impact of the experience.

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