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Exchange: introduction to Opportunity
Basics of Exchange
How to become Exchange Participant
Current trends in the database
Exchange Internship Traineeship
P art of the core activities of AIESEC the opportunity to live and work in a foreign country duration between 6 and 78 weeks the most intense learning experience available for students and recent graduates , the latest two years after obtaining the degree but not older than 30 years
Types of internships
administration, finance, accounting, marketing, project management and
H uman R esources, etc.
usually with NGOs or AIESEC itself,
mostly relate to issues in
management and development in web, software, networks, and databases,
plus some engineering
curriculum development, teaching, and counseling in education sector ,
AIESEC SLOVAKIA Management traineeship at Kraft Foods : Finance department 36 – 52 weeks Salary 920 dollars AIESEC MACEDONIA Technical traineeship at Seavus Group software consulting and development 7-8 weeks Salary 343 dollars Latvian required!!!
AIESEC KAZAKHSTAN Development traineeship in Project “Enter Your Future” : Leading sessions for highschool students together with 11 other trainees, 7 weeks paid accomodation and food AIESEC VENEZUELA Education traineeship at Centro de Idiomas ALPHA Teaching English as a second language 46 – 48 weeks Salary 700 dollars
How does it happen?
Meeting place Exchange Participant Traineeship Nominee Sending Local Committee Receiving Local Committee MYAIESEC.NET DATABASE
How to get to exchange?
Being part of a team Leading a team
Going on Exchange
Back to AIESEC
Between AIESEC Latvia and Exchange Participant
First part of Exchange participant fee
Valid for one year for several traineeships
Management and Technical: 100 Ls + 100 Ls
Educational and Development: 50 Ls + 50 Ls
Be aware of other costs
Flight, visa, 1 st month apartment
(MT, TT, ET) or extra expenses (DT)
What do you get in return?
Exclusive access to hundreds of internships on all continents
Currently 6228 offers available (August 26, 2010)
New offers updated every day (300-1000 per month)
Cultural and administrative preparation
Outgoing Preparation seminar
Constant support in finding your internship
Outgoing Exchange team
What else do you get in return?
Receptional and integrative activities
Receiving LC (from visa to apartment & parties)
Evaluation and keeping in touch
Standards and issue solving procedures
AIESEC International Exchange Quality Standards
Returning back as AIESEC member or
Heading 4 the future
How to match faster?
Currently 6228 TN forms and 8314 EP forms*
*data from August 26, 2010
Top 10 Most Demanded Backgrounds
Project Managemen t
Bilingual and cross cultural education
Training and development
Linguistics / Languages
Advertising + Public Relations
Market Evaluation and Research
Introductory Development Studies
Database is changing every hour, BUT take into account the statistics
Top 10 countries by available forms
Perfect Exchange Participant:
Duration, region, job description
English as official, BUT be ready to learn new ones
Getting out of comfort zone
Development traineeship as first choice
This is Experience , not career placement or gold mines
MOTIVATION AND ACTIVITY!
it’s up to you!
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. Mark Twain