International Educator - May/June 2012 - 76
Those who study abroad frequently return home with more than just “additional book learning.” They understand cultures better, and often find themselves using those out-of-the-classroom experiences and lessons to drive their adult lives. The five entrepreneurs profiled here say their education abroad experiences left them better educated and gave them clearer paths to careers that have been both profitable and rewarding. Their time learning in other countries shaped not only their degrees and personalities, but also their companies as well.
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PROFILES OF FIVE ENTREPRENEURS WHO FOUND THEIR LIFE’S DIRECTION WHILE ENGAGED IN EDUCATION ABROAD
BY KIM FERNANDEZ