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, and develop a career. It also shows your character, interests and motivation. You can leverage your volunteer experience abroad as a stepping stone to work to international development work also to. Find out more how you can make your career by volunteering abroad.
AIESEC’s exchange products are focused on developing leadership on every single Exchange Participant. For AIESEC leadership is based on 4 qualities: Self-awareness, Empowering others, Solution Orientation, and World Citizen.
If you look for an experience that will make you become not just a better person, but a better leader, then you should consider getting to know more about AIESEC.
Volunteering through AIESEC Global Volunteer program is something you do voluntarily and it shows your dedication. Employers’ value dedication and volunteering abroad is a very good sign that you have what they want. For potential employers it also shows that you have taken the initiative to develop relevant skills.
Are you afraid that you might not be on the top when you apply for a job after you graduate? Well, when you volunteer on a project with AIESEC, you will get an official certificate for your experience which includes the project description of the project you worked, the time you spent, and you can add this experience to your CV, and make it go to the top of the pile.
Become a better person
Living in another country has many hurdles to overcome, from language barriers to unfamiliar social customs. There will be several occasion where you have to step outside of your comfort zone. This will significantly benefit you as a person and your career. At the end of your Volunteer experience abroad you will be a better problem solver and more resilient.
Focus on particular career fields
Are you interested to volunteer abroad in a specific area that is related to your field of study in University? Do you want to add some volunteering work experience of what you are studying? Then you came to right place. In AIESEC, whether you can be working with the management of a NGO, volunteering in hospitals, teaching English, or working with whatever your specific interest is, you can find the project that fits you and impacts your life, and the life of many others.
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