Career: International Business

Top Sources

Description: "This directory contains American companies that have a substantial investment in overseas operations--wholly or partially owned subsidiary, affiliate or branch."

Description: "Foreign firms listed have a substantial investment in American operations--wholly or partially owned subsidiary, affiliate or branch."

Company Dossier through LexisNexis Academic

Click on “Create a Company List” tab to create list of international or U.S. companies by industry, geographic area and revenue. Rank U.S. companies by sales.

Factiva (2001)
Note: Company and industry news from around the world.

Going Global Career Guides

Contacts and career search advice for a limited list of countries. Current reports (available in Business Source Complete) include the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and United States.  To select specific country, select ‘Title’ field in second drop down menu on top of page and type name of country.
For full database see BU Career link or MBA Career .

H1B VisaJobs.com

Lists companies that have hired international or permanent residents in the past. These companies have issued H1B visas to international students that they have hired.  This database can be found on the SMG Career link.  H1B listings can be found on the Going Global database as well.

 

For in-depth company information, see “Pre-interview research” in Useful Databases for Career Research.

Websites

For International students working in U.S.

LatPro – http://latpro.com/
Site is geared towards Spanish/English and Portuguese/English bilinguals in the Americas.

National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP)
http://www.naaapboston.org
“A national non-profit professional organization promoting career advancement.” Boston AAAP Hotline: 781-937-7072.

Net SAP Boston http://www.netsapboston.org/
“Seeks to create and facilitate the growth of a socially responsible network of highly talented South Asian-/american professionals and entrepreneurs.”

Network of Indian Professionals of North America http://www.netip.org
A “professional , not for profit organization dedicated to the overall achievement and advancement of South Asian American professionals in the communities in which they live and work through professional development, political participation, cultural enrichment, community service, and social interaction.”

World Chamber of Commerce Directory
Pardee Reference X HF 294 W6M
Also available at http://www.chamberofcommerce.com

Working Abroad

4 International Career & Jobs http://www.4icj.com/

International employment directory selecting and reviewing worldwide top job sites. Includes more than 1,000 reviewed career resources in 190 countries.

Europages – http://www.europages.com
Provides 500,000 company addresses from over 30 European countries.

FITA Career Headquarters http://www.fita.org/jobs

International Jobs Center http://www.internationaljobs.org
A source for international internships and jobs.