Dear Experts, I am going to study abroad for 4 weeks. How can I turn that experience into something companies can use? What should I do there? If the program is "intense" and leaves little time for personal pursuits, what is a basic task I should do at the very least? Here is how our T.A.P. experts answered this question:@jtodonnellQ#151 Blog/Tweet/Link - social networks should be maximized so you can share what experience you are gaining. @resumesrevealedQ#151 Immerse yourself in the language; see if you can arrange a few informational interviews with people in ur field @DebraWheatmanQ#151 Strengthen exp. w/ language. Visit historical places; absorb the culture which is good in a diverse professional envt. Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.

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Work is important to a lot of us. And we all have egos. The trick is to balance our own view of work and success so that the ego remains a helpful source of support and not a tyrannical master. One is the road to relative contentment, the other to continued misery. Have you struck the balance?

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