Suit & Tie: The ISS Career Podcast

by International Student Services

The Suit & Tie podcast, hosted by Sylvia Yan and Jenny Hong, aims to help international students grow professionally and provide guidance on academic and career pursuits, and will be uploaded on social medias that are accessible for students in different countries and time zones. The podcast emphasizes student voices and interactions, in order to compensate for their loss of campus experience. 

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E01 - Reflect on Summer Internship

    S02 E01 - Reflect on Summer Internship

    In this episode, we have our cohost from last semester to discuss about both of our Summer Internships. Although Sylvia majors in Journalism, she and I ended up on the same paths-Marketing Intern!

    25:22
  • Season 1

  • S01 E05 - Final Episode: Goodbye and stay tuned for season 2.

    S01 E05 - Final Episode: Goodbye and stay tuned for season 2.

    Today is the final episode of our Suit & Tie career podcast season 1. We really enjoyed the journey of meeting new people, including students and professional staff and learning about every single step in the job hunting process. ...

    04:00
  • S01 E04 - How to communicate with Recruiters and evaluate performance in workplace

    S01 E04 - How to communicate with Recruiters and evaluate performance in workplace

    For this episode, we are honored to have Jamie Andrea from Swiss Re Management to share interesting insights about how she filters candidates through resumes and interviews. At the same time, she also provides advice on how to eva...

    23:59
  • S01 E03 - Finding Success: How to choose internship offers, negotiate salaries and plan for summer break

    S01 E03 - Finding Success: How to choose internship offers, negotiate salaries and plan for summer break

    For this episode, we invited Amy Yang and Molly Green from SuccessWorks, to share useful information and tips regarding how to choose between internships, how to negotiate salaries with recruiters, and how to plan the summer break...

    34:48
  • S01 E02 - How to apply for Curricular Practical Training (CPT) and avoid making mistakes.

    S01 E02 - How to apply for Curricular Practical Training (CPT) and avoid making mistakes.

    For this Episode, we are honored to have Sabrine Ali, a professional ISS staff, to help explain the concepts and requirement for CPT applications, and to help students avoid making common mistakes. For the second half of the episo...

    25:37