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5 Reasons to Volunteer Abroad (And 5 Reasons Not To)

5 Reasons to Volunteer Abroad (And 5 Reasons Not To)

Most volunteer organizations cite reasons to volunteer such as “make a difference”, “enhance your resume”, “learn about new cultures” and so on and so forth. All of these may indeed be reasons to volunteer but what I would like to offer today is something quite different. It is an attempt …

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Ways to Use Social Media to Tell Your Study Abroad Story

Ways to Use Social Media to Tell Your Study Abroad Story

Social media provides dynamic spaces to share your study abroad story. That story begins the moment you decide to go and continues long after you return home.The idea is not to be glued to your computer all day but to thoughtfully use social media to engage your community throughout your …

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Hospitals must put cost and benefits in the context

Hospitals must put cost and benefits in the context

Employers, politicians and even some policy analysts are beside themselves because they don’t know how to contain soaring health insurance premiums and the rising health care expenditures that are behind those rising premiums. In short, they’re infuriated and frustrated that physicians, hospitals and insurance companies are prospering while the rest …

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