Six Ways I Built A Career Traveling The World In My 20s

A lot of young people have a dream to travel the world. This is one person’s take on that. They did it and actually used it to get a career going. They were in their twenties. It’s pretty impressive to see someone of that age manage that successfully.

Key Takeaways:

  • Having worked in the consulting division of a huge multinational company, I know what it feels like to be plugging away in a cubicle in New York or Chicago.
  • Thanks to those years of global experience, it’s actually hard for me to get anything but an international job now.
  • Go abroad early in your career. Take any opportunity you can—take a salary cut if you have to, volunteer, do anything that “globalizes” your resume.

“Go abroad early in your career.”