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“It Was a Success”, says The First Iron Man from Kazakhstan

For several years I have worked as a lawyer in a prestigious firm. One of the promising companies, a lot of work. My job sometimes required me to stay there from 9 a.m to...
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‘There’s a place at Google for you,’ Google CEO tells girls from Kazakhstan who...

During my university life in Almaty, I was trying to take all possible opportunities on my way. Luckily, nowadays they are quite a lot. Being an active member of AIESEC I was engaged in...
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How Software Engineer Kyrmyzy Kaliyeva from Almaty found a job in Kuala Lumpur

My dream since the very childhood was to work abroad, gain some experience, and then come back home in Kazakhstan and to implement all the knowledge I got developing my country. After my graduation from...

The Recourse We Have to Provide Quality Education in Kazakhstan

After graduation from university, starting an adult life, one has lots of questions. After university, I have applied for a work in school, but it was boring for me to live on a strict...
Diyara, President of AIESEC in Kazakhstan

Leading Youth Organization AIESEC in Iran and Kazakhstan

My name is Diyara. People tend to misspell or mispronounce it and that’s the reason I like it more. I’m 23 and I’m that kind of person, who constantly looking for new opportunities and...
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Co-Founder of LovetoCode to Empower Girls in Tech for Global Change

Looking back to my life, I could say that most of the things happened in my life are spontaneous. I love to learn new things in new areas, and everything I learn in one...

Product Designer at Yandex Aigerim Katayeva about Technovation mentorship, GHC Scholarship, and finding herself

Aigerim Katayeva is a product designer at Yandex, Grace Hoppers Celebration Scholar, and a mentor of the winning team of the Technovation Challenge in 2017. I've known Aigerim for close to five years already, and...
Khassiyat - English Teacher

From Shymkent to Jakarta. Life Before and After

Khassiyat is a teacher, philology of English and French languages. She has been working as a deputy director in the Academy of Languages in Shymkent. In search of some challenges, she passed entry exams...
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First Ever Travel Video About Aktau – Kazakhstan in English

Aktau is a city that did not exist on the map until 1963. Who could imagine that the pearl of Kazakhstan could be built in the desert, with deadly winds and with no access...
Aliya Shaikhina

How to build a community (or Purposeful Tribe)

Aliya Shaikhina is a commercial analyst at U.S. Consulate General. She is passionate about public speaking, mentorship, leadership, planning and setting goals as well as learning languages and exploring different cultures. I met Aliya at...