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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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OZCAST: Our #OzAmbassador James Fox on his Travel Addiction, Exploring South America, Two Years in Canada and The Move Down Under

0 min readHundreds applied to become our #OzAmbassador for 2018, for which we’re so grateful. Unfortunately, there could only be one and @dunta90 went to Dublin’s Aussie bar the Woolshed to meet him. Listen below to @jamesdeanfox on his adventures so far and his next one next May… James will be celebrating Australia Day with … Continue reading OZCAST: Our #OzAmbassador James Fox on his Travel Addiction, Exploring South America, Two Years in Canada and The Move Down Under

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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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This Couple Did An Entire Lap Of The Australian Coast – Nearly 30,000km!

2 min readWe do love trotting out the stat that there are 10,658 beaches in Australia. What we didn’t think, was that anyone would have the stones to try to set eyes on ALL of them. Enter Brett and Brooke…

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Camp USA Hiring Fair No.1 2018 [IN PICS]

0 min readOne down, two to go! Congrats to all of you lucky campers securing a dream summer at Camp USA, you nailed it! Spot yourself? Don’t forget to tag us using #JustUSIT showing your sense of adventure for a chance to WIN €150 off your programme fee! There are still a LIMITED number of … Continue reading Camp USA Hiring Fair No.1 2018 [IN PICS]

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

Posted a month 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 a month 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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