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American Work Culture: Preparing for and Thriving in the Workplace

Event Type
International Education, The Career Center and International Student and Scholar Services
1210 West Nevada Street, Urbana (Asian American Cultural Center)
Feb 1, 2023   5:30 - 7:00 pm  
Yun Shi
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International Education

In this workshop, Dr. Pankaj Desai - the Assistant Director for International Student Career Development at The Career Center will discuss strategies to prepare for and thrive in the U.S. workplace. Participants will be introduced to the broad contours of the American work culture and the stereotypes that exist around such a work culture. Participants would also be invited to share their understanding of the differences between the work cultures of the U.S. and their country of origin. This workshop aims to facilitate an enriched understanding of the U.S. work culture and assist the participants in the navigation of intercultural differences to be able to thrive in the American workplace.  

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