The careerist: working abroad
A stint overseas is seen by many as an important addition to your CV. But how do you ensure that it really works to your advantage? Rhymer Rigby asks the question. Kevan Hall, CEO of Global Integration, helps find the answers.
Source: The careerist: working abroad, by Rhymer Rigby. Financial Times, October 24, 2010
“Those who are closer to the centre of power do tend to get noticed more and progress faster. If you’re remote, it’s not enough to do a good job, you need to work on your visibility and network. Some people even have a mentor back at the head office.”