2 min readAh Chicago! “The Windy City”, “Chi-Town”, “The City of Big Shoulders” all these names given to the beautiful city over the years, but one thing remains the same – the atmosphere, the pride and acceptance this city has for everyone! Here are some reasons why we think Chicago is the King of the … Continue reading Why Chicago is our Favourite J1 City
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
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
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
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!
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!