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IMPORTANT J1 UPDATE: San Diego Jobs

Posted 4 days ago in Career

2 min readIf you’re thinking this is something got to do with J1 jobs and San Diego, you’d be right. As many of you will be aware (if you aren’t by now where have you been?!), 2018 is seeing an unprecedented amount of J1 applicants wishing to spend their J1 summer in San Diego, California. … Continue reading IMPORTANT J1 UPDATE: San Diego Jobs

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Do’s and Dont’s of finding J1 Accommodation

Posted 8 days ago in J1

7 min readSecond semester is well and truly underway and in between all the assignments and embassy appointments, it’s probably a good time to start thinking about where you’re going to stay In the USA this summer on your J1.

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Blagging It As A Superbowl Expert Even Though You’ve Little Idea What’s Happening

Posted 21 days ago in J1

4 min readThe Super bowl, Americas biggest annual sporting event, the American All – Ireland Final if you will. This Sunday it takes place in chilly Minnesota between the mighty New England Patriots and the up and coming underdogs, The Philadelphia Eagles. The Patriots are vying for their second straight championship and their sixth Super … Continue reading Blagging It As A Superbowl Expert Even Though You’ve Little Idea What’s Happening

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Employer Spotlight: Seven New Employers Hiring In Beautiful Myrtle Beach

Posted 21 days ago in J1

7 min readFinding the perfect J1 job for you can be a daunting task but thanks to our recruitment team Fergus and Sean, its a whole lot easier! They’ve been busy searching for the best jobs for you guys and this week they’ve got tonnes of sweet gigs with seven great employers across the beautiful … Continue reading Employer Spotlight: Seven New Employers Hiring In Beautiful Myrtle Beach

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10 Hacks for Converting your Irish CV into an American Resume

6 min readOne of the biggest difference between Irish and US job hunts is how you present yourself. Two and even three page CV’s are fairly common in Ireland, no matter what kind of job you’re applying for but in the US, time is quite literally money. With the greatest respect, they don’t want to … Continue reading 10 Hacks for Converting your Irish CV into an American Resume

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The Perfect J1 Day In…Cape Cod

Posted 25 days ago in J1

3 min readEach week that ticks by is another one closer to beginning your dream summer in the US. By our calculations it’s 96 days until 1st May…96 days until the first of you can start flying out and 96 days until you can have a Perfect J1 Day in LA, Chicago, San Fran or  … Continue reading The Perfect J1 Day In…Cape Cod

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GRAD VISA STORIES: @BruthaNiall’s Love Letter to Los Angeles

7 min readAnyone who’s been to the US for an entire year will know that it’s genuinely life changing. For our latest Grad Visa Story we caught up with @bruthaniall, fresh from an entire year living and working in LA. What follows will give you severe FOMO… “I normally live in Los Angeles, if you … Continue reading GRAD VISA STORIES: @BruthaNiall’s Love Letter to Los Angeles

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J1 Job Tips

Posted a month ago in J1

8 min readNot on the Premium programme? No problem! Here are some tips for where to search for jobs in great J1 locations.   Cape Cod Cape Cod is the perfect summer destination for any J1er! Turning into a busy holiday resort during the summer months means it’s got tonnes of seasonal jobs up for … Continue reading J1 Job Tips

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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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“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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