Career Services

Going Global

 

Going Global

 

 

Going Global is an online resource that provides professional advice and employment information for 28 countries and 40 US cities. Here is some of the information you will find on Going Global:

 

• Job Search Resources: general and specialized job sites, job fairs, newspapers, government-sponsored employment offices, headhunters/recruiters, internship programs and temporary staffing agencies
• Employer Directory
• Job and Internship Listings
Information on employment opportunities and trends
• Industry-specific trade and professional organization information and links: issues of special concern for foreign professionals, education requirements, trade associations, and industry web sites
• Business resources: Trade Councils, Chambers of Commerce, and other professional networking organizations
• Work permit and visa regulations
• Finance and compensation information: taxes, cost of living, medical insurance, vacation/leave, etc.
• Resume/CV writing guidelines and examples
• Cultural and interviewing advice
• Employer Directory
• Global Chat
And so much more!

 

Going Global is a free resource for UMKC students, faculty and staff due to the collaborative partnership of International Students Affairs Office, International Academic Programs and Career Services. You must be a UMKC student with a 'umkc.edu' email address to create an account. Your account must be created while on the UMKC Campus.

 

To create your personal account, please follow the directions below.

 

Step 1: Go to the Going Global webpage.
Step 2: At the top right hand of the green banner, click on "Create Personal Account."
Step 3: Fill in all required fields.
Step 4: Once you create an account, you may log in to the resource and begin your career research, job search and/or personalize your account.

 

*Due to subscription guidelines, all users must first access Going Global on the UMKC campus. During your first on-campus visit to Going Global, you may create a personal account. After that initial visit, you may log into Going Global at your convenience off-campus using your personal account. If you have any questions, you may contact any of the departments below.