Work Hard, Play Hard

  With their internships starting in just a few weeks, Career Israel 15 gives themselves a night out to celebrate the New Year and meet the Israeli TLV locals. © VALIUM וואליום  

Todo comenzó con un sueño | Gabriela Grinberg’s Speech at Final Ceremony

Click here to read this speech in English “Todo comenzó con un sueño. El sueño de ir por primera vez y por mis propios medios al país acerca del que he estudiado toda mi vida. Quería una javaia israelit, para aquellos que no entendieron: una experiencia en Israel. Pero no quería estar detrás de una Continue Reading »

Working Directly with the Boss | Omer Sander

“The biggest highlight of my internship has been completing a project with my boss. The project was for a client on small scale Liquefied Natural Gas supply to destinations in Europe. We went to countless meetings (a few that I was able to arrange myself) and conferences in order to gather information and establish relationships. Continue Reading »

Keeping me on my toes | Ori Segev

“The biggest highlight of my internship was to get to see some of the inventions that Technion students have made in action. I especially enjoyed a show put on by a student at a beach party I was filming, where they demonstrated a glowing remote controlled helicopter that can fly upside down and sideways. It was pretty Continue Reading »

Taking Winning Seriously | James Bass

“Given the fact that day one on the job was a decisive game five situation for Maccabi Haifa and the opponent Hapoel Eilat (first to three victories advances to the finals), I realized immediately that MC Haifa is an organization whose employees and fans take winning seriously. I continue to be impressed by the atmosphere in the Continue Reading »

More Than She Bargained For | Danielle Klapper

“I made aliyah, I live in Givatayim, and I work for the company I interned for. I met my husband at a bar with Career Israel friends right next to Beit Leni. It got me a job, got me a husband, and gave me a chance to fulfill my dream of living in Israel.” Danielle Continue Reading »

Israelis Do Understand Internships (Maybe Better Than The Rest Of Us)

Two months at an internship just isn’t enough. Especially not in Tel Aviv. Especially not when you find a company where you can contribute in a meaningful way. We’re told over and over again that Israeli companies don’t understand internships in the same way that we do in North America, but I almost disagree. I Continue Reading »

A Summer I Won’t Forget | Samantha Fine

I was asked to describe to you something indescribable, an experience of a lifetime. I was fortunate enough to have spent my summer in Israel, living in the white city of Tel Aviv, and working for an inspiring non-profit organization called The Jaffa Institute. Working for ten weeks, Sunday through Thursday, I began to collaborate with Continue Reading »

My Internship as the Head of Marketing | Taly Wakrat

“I always thought that having an international experience was going to be good for my personal and professional life. After I came back from Taglit-Birthright, I realized that I wanted to do this internship here in Israel, so I started to look for different programs and I found Career Israel. Working at 365Scores has been Continue Reading »

Going from Jinni to Full-Time Job at PairApp | Molly Parker Making Waves in Tel Aviv’s Marketing Field

“After I graduated college, I knew I wanted to do an internship to gain more experience and boost my resume. Since I had recently gone on Taglit-Birthright, I figured I’d come back to Israel. The internship coordinators were really helpful when I was looking for the right internship for me. I ended up doing a Continue Reading »

Getting Hired Twice | Chris Goldenbaum Goes From Intern to Employee at Both Internships!

“In February of 2013, I started the Career Israel program. It was not my first experience living abroad, but it was definitely the most complete for two main reasons; the people and the professional support. Although I knew that I would meet a lot of great people on this program with almost 90 participants, I Continue Reading »

Working to My Fullest Potential | Tori Schneebaum’s Internship at KZTLV Studios

“When I came back from Birthright this winter, I realized how badly I wanted to return to Israel for the summer. When I started doing research and found Career Israel, I knew it was a perfect fit! After speaking with Shira my internship in israel coordinator, she set me up with my awesome boss Kfir Continue Reading »