Posts from January 2018

Employer Spotlight: Great Roles For A Laid-Back Lifestyle in Massachussets Including Housing!

5 min readGetting the right J1 job is, let’s face it, a really important aspect of your summer. Not only is having one before you head to the airport compulsory since 2015, but you’ll need to support yourself while in the US meaning a good chunk of your week will be at work. Not all … Continue reading Employer Spotlight: Great Roles For A Laid-Back Lifestyle in Massachussets Including Housing!

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[QUIZ] Ready to FEEL Adventure? Find Out Where Will Suit You Best!

Posted 2 days ago in Asia

0 min readWant to explore the world but not sure where to start? We’re here to help! Take the quiz and see what adventure you should take.  USIT’s January Sale is in full swing with up to 30% off selected tours, starting from just €409 for 8 days in Costa Rica! Want to chat with … Continue reading [QUIZ] Ready to FEEL Adventure? Find Out Where Will Suit You Best!

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Six Emerging Trends Set To Dominate Irish 2018 Travel Plans

Posted 2 days ago in Asia

9 min readThe silver bullet to the January blues is, and always has been – travel. The turn of the year does invigorate the masses into forming a plan for what’s  ahead and a huge part of that is where on this big beautiful planet to explore. Every twelve months, we see new niches emerge … Continue reading Six Emerging Trends Set To Dominate Irish 2018 Travel Plans

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“Grab The Opportunity While You Can!” – 2017 J1er, Olivia On Her Summer Of Sun

7 min readI’m not sure if you know this but J1 summer’s are kind of a big deal…and for good reason! How else can you spend a summer, on your own two feet, meeting people from all over the world, integrating into a new culture and creating memories you’ll never, EVER forget?

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Winter Is Not Coming, But J1 Jobs in San Diego Are This Friday!

Posted 7 days ago in Career

1 min readHey guys, Seán and Fergus here from the Recruitment Team in Usit. Our job is to find YOU the best jobs available to make your J1 as memorable as possible! So far, the most popular destination for Summer 2018 has been San Diego, California. We know, shocker. The combination of big city life, … Continue reading Winter Is Not Coming, But J1 Jobs in San Diego Are This Friday!

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Employer Spotlight: A Dream Three Months In Hawaii On Offer With a Watersports Company

Posted 8 days ago in J1

1 min readEmployer Spotlight is back, hurrah! Following the huge success of our weekly feature for 2017 J1ers, we’re back again this year featuring some J1 summer jobs that are barely believable in their awesomeness. Fancy three months in paradise working alongside surfers, parasailers and most crucially, on the beach?! Step forward Aqualani Recreation (no, it’s … Continue reading Employer Spotlight: A Dream Three Months In Hawaii On Offer With a Watersports Company

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[QUIZ] What’s Your Perfect J1 City?

Posted 10 days ago in J1

0 min readFrom the bustling streets New York City to the sun, sand and sea of San Diego. Where is the perfect spot for you to spend your J1 summer? Take the quiz and find out!  Remember, the J1 Basic package is still available from €299 with Premium now only €399 practically guaranteeing you a summer job. Head toj1online.ie or … Continue reading [QUIZ] What’s Your Perfect J1 City?

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[FRIDAY QUIZ] How Well Do You Know Canada?

0 min readCanada, eh? From incredible wilderness to bustling metropolitan cities, Canada has it all. Show us how much you know about this diverse and beautiful country.

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James in China: Xian, Shanghai And 8,000 Uniquely Mind-Blowing Terracotta Warriors

Posted 15 days ago in Asia

5 min read“We all really felt as though Xian was what we expected from a Chinese city and initial thoughts were that we were going to enjoy it here…”. After the dense smog, the ludicrous scale of Beijing and the stunning scenery surrounding the Great Wall, it was time for @JamesOD09’s China adventure, hurtling south … Continue reading James in China: Xian, Shanghai And 8,000 Uniquely Mind-Blowing Terracotta Warriors

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