How to Look For an International Job.
by Bob Gerberg
Published by: Career Pace.
There are somewhere between four and eight million Americans working in other countries. Estimates vary widely as no definitive statistics are available. And it has also been estimated that perhaps 500,000 have retired internationally.
Whatever your goals are, the rules under which you can exist overseas and maintain your citizenship can vary depending on guidelines established by the U.S. State Department.
A lot of Americans love thinking of living and working overseas, but relatively few really try to make the effort. They’re intrigued by the excitement, the chance to experience new cultures, and the opportunity to see new places, do new things and expand their horizons.
Nevertheless, when you are in the U.S, it’s difficult to really run a job campaign for a position in another country. However, there are a number of things you can do to pave the way for achieving your goal. Review the following for some critical basics that you’ll need to know.