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Pick Up Job Skills From Studying in the U.S

Pick Up Job Skills From Studying in the U.S

By EMILY BURT A reader left a comment on one of my previous posts saying that the only reason international students attend college in America is to study hard and get the best job they can after college. I fundamentally disagree, and believe that the international student experience is about much more than just working hard – but I do […]

First Job Interview tips and tricks

First Job Interview tips and tricks

You are a senior at college or recent graduate?  Then you’re probably already in the process of applying for your first real job. As exciting as it is, interviewing can be a challenge, especially if you haven’t interviewed much and are competing with candidates who all have the same basic qualifications. We at peerTransfer have a […]

How To Get a Job on OPT – Target the Right Employers!

How To Get a Job on OPT – Target the Right Employers!

For many international students in the United States, the capstone to their US education comes after graduation when they are allowed to work legally in the US for up to a year on the optional practical training program, or OPT.  For those lucky students in a STEM field – science, technology, engineering or mathematics – […]

Employment for International Students in the US!

Employment for International Students in the US!

Coming from a country where English is not the primary language, it was not very easy to start as a full time undergraduate student in US.  However, diversity in the university made life easier. Cooperative faculty, career development resources available on and off campus, and availability of advanced technologies are a few things that helped […]