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FPA Bootcamps: Landing a Job in International Development (Updated 11/28/12)

7:30 pm – 10:00 pm, Sunday, December 9 (2012), Abramson Family Founders Room, SIS Building

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From multilateral actors to non-governmental organizations, careers in international development offer excitement and the chance to work toward the greater good.

In this course, we will explore:

o How much can you expect to earn
o What organizations are hiring today
o Who is being hired and what skills do they have
o What training programs or internships can give you an edge
o Who should you be networking with and where
o Tips for polishing your resume, cover letter, and application
o What to expect once you're in

Who should attend?

o Undergraduate and Graduate students considering or preparing for a career in international development
o Young professionals breaking into a career in international development
o Mid-career professionals transitioning to a career in international development

All attendees receive:

o The Course Specific Tool Book
o Enrollment in the Foreign Policy Association Global Jobs email alerts
o Light food and drink during a networking/Q&A session

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School of International Service
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Add'l Info:
American University students may enter code "AmericanSIS" to receive discounts