Here are examples of ways we help our members.
Finding the right job or internship while in the United States can be a difficult task. Are you comfortable with networking in America? Do you know about American workplace behavior standards? We help you with all of this and much more.
Speak online with a career advisor or business professional to review your resume, practice for interviews, and discuss your career goals.
“My coach really helped me prepare for my job interview. He made me much more confident.“
Yixiao Liang, MBA Finance
Review examples and tips for professional documents like cover letters and business emails.
"I was able to make my resume more attractive to companies by reviewing good examples."
Qian Zhang, Finance
Cultural shock is real and many international students experience it. Do you know how to make a doctor’s appointment? Are you familiar with safety and security best practices while living abroad? We are here to help you figure everything out.
Ask Americans questions about anything you need help with like finding an apartment or buying a car.
"I went through many challenges that I would not have been able to solve without FISH."
Tailong Song, MBA Supply Chain
Directory of contacts like immigration attorneys and realtors who can use their professional expertise to help you with challenges.
"FISH helped me find the right people to do business with and avoid scams."
Shixun Ma, MBA Finance
Academics in America may be very different than what you are used to. Are you prepared to deliver a presentation to a full classroom? How do you establish a relationship with your professors and classmates? We help you understand what is expected of you in the classroom and provide you with techniques to get better grades.
Receive comments on papers, presentations, and more so that you can submit your best work to the professor.
"My writing skills are much improved because of the guidance and tools FISH provided."
Vincent Wei, MS Accounting
Watch videos online to prepare for the American classroom and learn how to deliver a presentation.
"I learned many new skills through the FISH program."
Yan Guo, MS Accounting
We want to make sure you enjoy learning.
There is tremendous benefit in your commitment to development and improvement - that’s one of the reasons to join FISH Institute. But, we also see the value in providing a fun, interactive learning environment. So, you get to learn and have fun at the same time!
Earn points by completing tasks on the site. See how you compare to your friends!
Get rewarded for your progress and development throughout the site. Collect all the badges to showcase your achievements!
Each video and written guide is accompanied by a quiz to reinforce learning. Master your skills and earn points!