Posts Tagged ‘how to’

How to Make a Podcast: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Make a Podcast: A Step-by-Step Guide
By Brooke Schoenman LG Tech & Gear Editor Adding a podcast to your blog can have many benefits—it’s a more personal element since people are able to hear you speak, and it can also help you grab an audience that would prefer to listen instead of read. There are many reasons to start a podcast,...
January 31st, 2011 | Blogging Your Trip | Read More

International Volunteering: 5 Steps to Finding a Fit

International Volunteering: 5 Steps to Finding a Fit
Today guest blogger Kelly Newsome returns to Lost Girls World, sharing some tips from her article “Giving Back While You’re Gone” on how to find a fulfilling international volunteer opportunity. A self-described “recovering business attorney,” Kelly took a career break to...
September 30th, 2009 | Volunteering & Giving Back | Read More

Studying Abroad: How to Choose a Backpack and What to Pack

Studying Abroad: How to Choose a Backpack and What to Pack
Earlier this year, Lost Girls intern Patty Hodapp was accepted to the Syracuse study abroad program in Florence, Italy. She has her visa, her passport and her ticket. Her next big step was choosing a backpack, and figuring out which essentials were really essential. As the Lost Girls discovered, it’s...
May 29th, 2009 | Italy, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls, Packing & Wardrobe, Studying Abroad | Read More

How to Quit Your Job to Travel

How to Quit Your Job to Travel
Blame it on the holidays, the cold weather or the government (for forcing more of us to get passports!) but it seems that a growing number of readers are writing to tell us they’re planning to quit their jobs to take extended trips overseas. One of the biggest challenges? How to give notice at...
December 31st, 2007 | Quitting & Career Management | Read More