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10 Tips for Starting Out your Career in International Development

You will most likely need a Master’s degree, not necessarily in international development. If you don’t have a Master’s already, it will be worth your time to start searching for Master’s degree programs. However, that doesn’t mean your Master’s needs ...

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5 Books International Development Professionals Should Read

The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It by Paul Collier In his book, The Bottom Billion, Oxford University economics professor Paul Collier discusses the reasons why many impoverished countries cannot progress, ...

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10 International Development Employers offering entry level jobs

ACTED ACTED is a French NGO that focuses its efforts on immediate humanitarian relief and long-term, sustainable growth and opportunities. Currently, they have projects in 35 countries throughout Africa, Eurasia, the Middle East, South & East Asia, and Central America. ...

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Free online course: How to Apply to College

How to Apply to College is an online course offered by the University of Pennsylvania. The class is intended for high school students and adults who are interested in attending college but do not have access to counselors to help ...

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5 Crucial Tips on Writing a Perfect Resume

Having strong resume writing skills is more than just writing your strong suits down onto paper. No matter if you are only just joining the workforce or have many years of experience to talk about, having a strong resume is ...

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