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Informational Interview Leads to Full Time Position for Colombian Sociologist

Name: Monica

Country: Colombia

Profession: Youth Center Coordinator

Monica, a Sociologist from Colombia had nearly given up on her professional job search. Out of her professional field for more than five years, she was working as a sales associate to pay the bills. Upwardly Global connected her with a well-known Chicago-based nonprofit. Monica now proudly serves as a Youth Center Coordinator for the organization.

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"I feel very fortunate to be a member of Upwardly Global. Without them, I will certainly not be able to find my directions."

Name: Shuang Li

Country: Afghanistan

Profession: Analytics Consultant

Company: MSCI

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Articles and Recent Research

Articles related to the integration of highly skilled immigrants into the U.S. workforce.

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Why Diversity Matters An analysis by McKinsey & Co. finds that companies with more diverse workforces perform better financially.
Groundbreaking Study: Immigration Creates Jobs for U.S. Workers A new nationwide study, based on a multi-year statistical analysis, offers new evidence that immigrants create jobs for American workers.
Talent Shortage 2011 Survey Report ManpowerGroup surveyed nearly 40,000 employers in 39 countries and territories in 2011 to gauge the impact of talent shortages on the global labor market.
Debunking International Background Screening Myths Recruiting Trends challenges 10 common myths about background screening for international candidates.

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