Career Tips for International Students

Investing in Yourself

β€œπ‘Ύπ’‰π’†π’ π’šπ’π’– π’‡π’Šπ’π’… π’šπ’π’–π’“ π’‘π’‚π’”π’”π’Šπ’π’, π’Šπ’π’—π’†π’”π’• π’Šπ’ π’Šπ’• 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒃𝒆 π’“π’†π’‚π’π’π’š π’ˆπ’π’π’… 𝒂𝒕 π’Šπ’•”

“𝑡𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒓 π‘«π’Šπ’”π’„π’π’–π’π’• 𝒀𝒐𝒖𝒓𝒔𝒆𝒍𝒇.” – Victor Garcia, a recent graduate from University of Houston, C.T. Bauer College of Business. He is currently pursuing his dream role as an analyst at Deloitte consulting.

πŸ—½First-generation students of immigrant families often feel intense pressure to be successful. Victor Garcia is a perfect example of an American dreamer who is smart, intelligent, and hardworking. He sees his barriers and opportunities and never discounts himself.

In this ICAway [Meet the Mentor] Podcast Episode, I sit down with Victor and discuss investing in ourselves and achieving our dreams.

πŸ’‘You will receive fresh ideas, inspiring, and empowering stories to help you overcome your unique challenges as a job seeker who may not have a strong network in the US or does not know where to start.

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