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Making a career out of making a difference

The best thing about volunteering abroad through AIESEC is that it is a road for career discovery, professional networking and skills development, besides the fact that you are making a difference in someone else’s life. For the individual, offering time and energy through volunteering can be one of the best ways to gain on-the-job experience, […]

AIESECers’ Stories #1

By: ‎Kine Torp Ellingsen My name is Vyni Nguyen and I study Culture and Communications at the University of Oslo. From a young age I knew I wanted to help people and work with society issues to improve the world. Half a year into university I remember talking with my sister on the phone and she […]

Cultural sensitivity awareness in a multicultural environment

By: Anteneh Tesfaye Cultural awareness is making proper responses to behaviors and norms exhibited by people from outside of one’s own culture. It is foundation of communication and it involves the ability of standing back from ourselves and becoming aware of our cultural values, beliefs, and perceptions. Why do we do things they way we do? […]

6 Ways Volunteering Abroad Gets You Work Experience

By: Anteneh Tesfaye Are you looking for a way to add some experience to your CV?  Besides just adding do you want develop yourself professionally and acquire work skills in very diverse and challenging environment? Volunteering abroad in community development projects through AIESEC in a country you choose will give you the ample opportunity to build […]

7 benefits you get from volunteering abroad

By: Anteneh Tesfaye An AIESEC Volunteering abroad program is an experience worth living. You learn a lot, about yourself, about whichever field you work in, and how to work among people you otherwise wouldn’t even imagine interacting with. The international experience gives you exposure beyond your wildest dreams (on a personal and professional level) and that […]

Why you should work with AIESEC in Norway

Welcome to the first blog of AIESEC in Norway for this year. Here we are going to introduce you to AIESEC, the world’s largest international youth-led organization, and how AIESEC in Norway can be a part of your organization’s development. So first of all, what is AIESEC? Having its roots from 1948 AIESEC is the […]