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Nursing

"Ann, you've given me great assistance & direction in breaking into international nursing. The information that you sent me would have taken me years to navigate on my own.  I can honestly say that this is one of the best decisions I've made, and worth every penny."

                                                                                  Heather Griffith RN
                                           born Ontario, Canada; now in Pacific Islands

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MBA: International Business: Small & Medium Enterprises

"
Ann has been a Godsend to me: a life coach, a career counselor, a mentor.  In trying to make a career change into international development, she understands my situational constraints and is helping me work around them.  She offers concrete, clear (and often amusing!) guidance, supportive encouragement, and laser-like insight.  She's exceedingly responsive and a pleasure to work with.  With her help, I'm sure I'll be able to get unstuck and pursue my life's passion."

Read more Testimonials on Career Consults.                                                                         Serafina Medici
                                                                                                                                                 Toronto, Canada

 

Law
"Ann brought a depth and breadth of experience, insight and knowledge to my international job search.  I never could have achieved this on my own. I wholeheartedly recommend Ann to anyone considering a paid or volunteer international position."

                                                                                                                Phillis Morgan
                                                                                                                San Diego, USA

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"I came to Ann with nothing but an idea, and 30 minutes later, I hung up the phone with a goal and a plan of action.  Ann takes you, wherever you are, with whatever you know and want to do, and finds the best possible way for you to get there.  Put simply, Ann makes your dreams come true."

Read more Students' & Grads' Testimonials.                                                                      Ben Craighead
                                                                                                                                                  Texas, USA

 

Such people are changing the world
Silper emailed her request for services while she was working as a Roving Finance Officer with the International Medical Corps in Sudan. When I asked her to email the disclaimer she said, "OK to scan it to you rather than walk for 2 days to the post office in Khartoum?" Silper went on to work in Afghanistan & Burundi. She asked that we assist her to find jobs in Project & Program Management. But most importantly, she asked "Please give me resources that will help me help my home village." After reviewing her Lists, Silper wrote back:

"You are an angel from Heaven."
                                                                                Silper Pesa Oneida
                                                                                Kenya

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Human Rights/Women's Rights--COVER LETTER OVERHAUL
Ann me ayudó bastante a mejorar el estilo de mi CV y el de mi carta de presentación o interés. Gracias a sus observaciones mi CV se ve mucho mas organizado y fácil de leer. La carta de interés que ella escribió basándose en mi original fue una sorpresa: directa y al punto. Lo que mas me gustó de sus servicios es su disposición inmediata. De seguro, después de que le escribas, ella te contestará o te llamará en poco tiempo, a veces en pocos minutos. Ella también te hace sentir que eres una persona que tiene algo que ofrecer, y eso es gratificante.

                                                                                                                                     Maytte Restrepo-Ruiz
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                     Bogata, Colombia

 

"I have a lot to give"
In her cover letter, Teresa said "I think in numbers. I have been an accountant all my life. I have worked all over the world, for such bodies as the Banana Producers Network, a subset of the World Bank. I am retired now but have a lot to give. I don't need or want to be paid but I don't want to drain my retirement fund and I want a bed. Is there such an arrangement?"


"I've been very impressed with the speed and effectiveness of your response to my vague request. Your knowledge of  voluntary services made for meaningful discussions and a custom made plan of whom to contact. It saved me a great deal of research, which might have been hard to carry out successfully. I have begun to get positive responses from the organizations that I contacted."

                                                                         
                        Teresa Coulton
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Social Work

"...the info you gave me is so comprehensive it will literally be a reference for a lifetime."

                                                                                                                                                  Teresa Bennett
                                                                                                                                                  Jersey City, NJ

 

Service Sabbatical
“Ann took great efforts to understand my needs and goals in taking a social service sabbatical to South America. Consequently, the list of international organizations that NGOabroad gave me was very tailored to my specific needs.
I got much more than I could have gotten from the Internet: access to databases and information that I was unaware of and a deeper perspective on Latin America and the practical issues associated with traveling there. Ann was very considerate of me, especially my busy schedule. The fee that I paid is a small price to pay for such a valuable service and for the many hours that Ann spent preparing the list.”

Click here for Testimonials on original page.                                 Orla Beggs
                                                                                   Belfast, Northern Ireland


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Business Development

"Ann, this is simply staggering: a massive amount of relevant data on organizations, including both volunteer
and paid positions overseas.  I would recommend it to anyone. Thank you so much for your effort.”

                                                                                                                                                    John Kapteyn
Read other Testimonials--Entering or Advancing in International Work                             Atlanta, Georgia


 

Consult on a New Enterprise; now TV Journalist
As TV journalist in Cameroon, Ernie represents The New Africa where freedom to report what is really going on lays important foundation for democracy.
 

"Ann
In a world where so many people are so confused about WHAT to do
or HOW to do what they want to do, you have proven to me that NGOabroad
is the right door to knock. Besides enlightening and inspiring me, you have trained me on how to go about my project. Words can't express how grateful
I am. Your reward is with God."

                                                                                            Ernie Chi Cho
See more Testimonials on Career Consults.                     Douala, Cameroon 



Fulbright Scholar's Research on Conflict Resolution in the Ukraine
  
"NGOabroad was a real help to me during my search for Ukrainian NGO's with whom to intern.  After 3 months
of searching and trying to make contact with various organizations, I wrote to NGOabroad:  
" I am a graduate student studying Peace and Conflict Resolution and would like to look at the role political apologies play in rebuilding trust.  Ukrainian President Yushchenko has built his term around the idea that if you make a mistake - you acknowledge it and move on.  He has also made various apologies. In order to pursue this research project, I must find an organization that is willing to host me.  Can you help?

Ann was able to provide a detailed collection of NGO's that were in my interest area.  She not only provided their contact  information - but also detailed information about their activities and ideas about how I could approach them to obtain their sponsorship.  Her skilled research saved me at least a month of frustrated searches and queries.  Within a week of utilizing the list that NGOabroad had provided me,  I was dialoguing with 4 viable organizations that I had been unable to contact before either because I didn't know about them or because I didn't have the most recent information.  NGOabroad was a definite sanity saver in my search for an internship in the Ukraine."
                                                                                            Sarah Monfort
                                                                  
    Waitsburg, Washington, USA

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