Global Career Update
January 2017 College Edition




This edition of Global Career Update takes on topics the world over including working in Peru, getting visas in France and earning salaries in Asia. It also explores trips to Europe and Israeli business negotiations.




Israel: Negotiation Styles

In Israel, business is done at a dynamic and quick pace. However, negotiations may take longer than expected. Arab Israelis prefer to do business with people they know and to develop relationships before conducting business deals. Jewish Israelis value rapport between partners to a lesser extent, and this fact may speed up closing a deal. Read more

Peru: Work Permits and Visas Overview

A visa is typically required to travel to Peru. Peru issues transit visas, tourist visas, business visas, working (resident) visas, religious visas, journalist visas and student visas. Foreign nationals with temporary tourist or business visas may stay up to 183 days in the country. To work in Peru, a foreign national must also obtain the applicable work permit beforehand. Read more

Employment Outlook: Canada

Steady and sure, Canada moves into 2017 with a growing economy, investment in the future and plans to quell a skills shortage. By Mary Ann Thompson, founder and president, GoinGlobal, Inc. Read more


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Keeping Students Safe

The majority of students who study abroad have a positive experience. However, risks do exist. It is important for universities and study abroad programs to discuss these risks with students in order to help students learn to mitigate them. Main risks include accidents, travel-related illnesses, political unrest, natural disasters and risky behavior. Read more