ERIC Number: ED423746
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Returning to Russia. The 1998 Career Guide for Russian Graduates of American Universities. Second Edition.
Institute of International Education, New York, NY.
This book, for students returning to Russia after study in the United States, contains practical suggestions on looking for a job and writing resumes, information on the job market in Russia, advice from returned graduate students, and statistical data about Russian students studying in the United States. It also profiles companies that have expressed an interest in hiring Russian students after study abroad. Introductory material includes messages from leaders of the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia and the Institute of International Education. Section 1 is on the job search. Subsections cover planning and setting goals; the job search while still in the United States and after returning to Russia; practical tips for the job search; and reentry and readaptation in Russia. Section 2 offers advice for returnees, including a Russian labor law primer, a profile of the booming finance market, and advice from former students. Section 3 presents one-page profiles of 24 companies, with information on field of business, company headquarters address, number of employees in Russia, number of employees worldwide, desired qualifications/skills of job applicants, practical and formal training offered, and contact person. A final section describes the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia and the Institute of International Education. (DB)
Descriptors: Business, Employment Opportunities, Foreign Countries, Foreign Students, Higher Education, Job Search Methods, Labor Market
Institute of International Education, 809 United Nations Plaza, New York, NY 10017-3580; Tel: 800-445-0443 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.iie.org
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute of International Education, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Location: Russia