Overcoming Cultural Barriers to Jobs


by: Grayson Leverenz

Saturday on All Things Considered, NPR ran a segment entitled “Overcoming Cultural Barriers to Jobs.” The 4-minute piece highlights examples of International students adapting their interviewing styles and practicing small talk to increase their chances of landing a job in the US after graduation.

This piece brings to life the reason MBA in the USA™ exists! We’re here to help International students learn, succeed and have fun by providing the very best in US language and culture training.

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Click here for MBA in the USA™ services, including a Small Talk 101 workshop.

Author: Grayson Leverenz

Grayson Leverenz founded MBA in the USA® to help international students build networks, find jobs, and have fun in the USA. Hundreds of global professionals have benefited from Grayson’s intercultural workshops, and she has worked with people from Brazil, China, India, South Africa, South Korea, the UK, and the USA to build effective virtual teams and craft brilliant careers.

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