Global Dexterity: A Must for International Admissions Officers

Andy Molinsky, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior at Brandeis University and author of Global Dexterity: How to Adapt Your Behavior Across Cultures without Losing Yourself in the Process joins Michael Waxman-Lenz, founder and CEO of Intead in a discussion about the importance of translating cultural knowledge into action in cross cultural experiences and situations. His six dimensional framework can help those engaged in international work to be more effective and authentic.

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Embarking on an International Admissions Career

Shelley Hillberry, Assistant Director of Admissions at The University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, VA joins Lisa Cynamon Mayers, Academic Advisor for Intead in a conversation about being new to the field of international admissions, the gratification of the profession and the skills that enable novice admission counselors to find success. Ms. Hillberry is as engaging as she is insightful in this podcast that will appeal to those considering the field or those who have recently entered into it.

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How Credential Evaluators Can Ease International Student Recruitment

Laura Sippel, Associate Director of Marketing for ECE-- Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc, joins Lisa Cynamon Mayers, Intead Academic Advisor, to share her experience working for a credential evaluation company. With the increase in applications from international students at the undergraduate and graduate levels, admission officers need a reliable means of deciphering transcripts and other credentials from students around the world. Ms. Sippel shares with our listeners the considerations an institution should take in determining how to evaluate credentials-- in-house or with an outsourced agency.

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A Former Foreign Service Officer Explains The Visa Interview Process

Tony Edson, former Foreign Service Officer with the Department of State, shares with Michael Waxman-Lenz, Intead Founder and CEO and the podcast listeners insights gained from his 28 years of expertise as a foreign service officer to help international student recruiters, agents and admission officers better understand the visa process. Those who work with international students to encourage study in the US will be better equipped to answer student questions and concerns after listening to this podcast.

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How to select successful international admissions staff

George Burke, Former Director Center for International Services and Programs at Cleveland State University, joins Intead founder and CEO Michael Waxman-Lenz to share the how-to of selecting, hiring and training an international admission officer. Key qualifications set apart the individual who will be successful and bring international recruiting advancement for the institution.

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