GIANG NGUYEN – Beating the Odds

Giang Nguyen’s career choice is probably not something you hear often from international students in the U.S. Based in Washington DC, she is working as a Digital Campaign Lead at Phone2Action, an award-winning digital grassroots platform company that helps connect the public with elected officials to advocate for the issues they care about. Check out this Hendrix College graduate’s amazing story. Continue reading “GIANG NGUYEN – Beating the Odds”

HOA NGUYEN – Life Pushes Us Down, Just Get Back Up

I usually tell my friends that I don’t believe in “short term networking”, a phrase I use to describe random networking efforts. Most of the time you can’t get the job offer just by sending 3 messages to someone on LinkedIn. The ability to build and maintain good long term professional relationships, however, is not the only thing made Hoa Nguyen stand out during her job search. Read the story to learn about how this Cornell College graduate got her job at JP Morgan Chase.
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DUY NGO – Never Give Up

For those international students who did not have an US undergraduate degree and only came here for Masters (non-MBA) programs with limited work experience, getting a job is a really big challenge. Duy Ngo, a Vietnamese student who recently got a job offer at the Financial Instruments, Structured Products and Real Estate Group (FSR) at PwC New York, proved that he can overcome obstacles. Following is his story. Continue reading “DUY NGO – Never Give Up”