The AIESEC Blog

The Generation Game

Mass media often brand millennials as the avocado toast loving – social media obsessed generation, who aren’t into homebuying or staying in one steady job. But at AIESEC, we believe that millennials are ambitious risk-takers. A generation of forward-thinking individuals who fight for what they believe in and aren’t afraid to question the expected norm, […]

Why should you do an internship?

Today’s job market has become competitive on a global scale. Companies are being more specific with the traits and skills that they look for in candidates. Their lists of requirements have become larger than ever and job seekers are having trouble to meet the demanded criteria. Employers are always looking for candidates with specialised skills […]

All I want for Christmas is…

All I want for Christmas is… For many people, the winter holiday season is a period of reflecting upon the past year and visualising the future. We thus, identify needs and wants, and, under the mistletoe, in lines handwritten on a paper to Santa, out loud or in silence, depending on the space and time… […]

I want to volunteer abroad but…

“I want to volunteer abroad but…” When asking someone whether they would like to volunteer abroad, there’s never an easy answer. After all, how could someone make such a huge decision like this? But fear not – volunteering abroad may be one of the most fulfilling choices you can make, which is why we would […]

Teaching is Leadership

Think about the greatest teachers you have ever had in your life. How did they make you feel? Did they inspire you to pursue your goals? Did they make your education worth enjoying? Did you they make you think in any way that a textbook could never do? I am a firm believer in the […]

The Ultimate Latin American #BucketList

It’s no secret that Latin America houses many of this planet’s most jaw-dropping destinations. From Rio de Janeiro in Brazil to Machu Pichu in Peru, each of these countries will make you realise things when you’re there that you wouldn’t realise otherwise. They say to travel is to live. If you’re one of those looking […]