Highly-Skilled Immigrants: Towards Professional Success


1. Careers

Bentzi, from the USA, and Sarah, from France, during a group job search session led by Gvahim's Placement Team.

Bentzi, from the USA, and Sarah, from France, during a group job search session led by Gvahim’s Placement Team.

Joëlle, from France, tells Gvahim Placement Coordinator Maya what her dream career in Israel would be.

Joëlle, from France, tells Gvahim Placement Coordinator Maya what her dream career in Israel would be.

Gvahim consultant Sharon Leshem Morad helps Anastasia, an Ola from the Former Soviet Union, to adapt her CV to the Israeli job market.

Gvahim consultant Sharon Leshem Morad helps Anastasia, an Ola from the Former Soviet Union, to adapt her CV to the Israeli job market.

In the hot seat. Anat Geifman Broder debriefs the job interview simulation she just gave to Sinai in front of his fellow participants in Gvahim's Career Accelerator Program.

In the hot seat. Anat Geifman Broder debriefs the job interview simulation she just gave to Sinai in front of his fellow participants in Gvahim’s Career Accelerator Program.

Gvahim Mentors Training at Bank Discount, led by former ECI Vice President of Human Resources Ofer Zaks. At Gvahim, Israeli mentors play a central role in the Olim's job search.

Gvahim Mentors Training at Bank Discount, led by former ECI Vice President of Human Resources Ofer Zaks. At Gvahim, Israeli mentors play a central role in the Olim’s job search.

A recent immigrant to Israel exchanges business cards with the QA Manager of Pontis Israel, at a Job Fair focusing on SaaS companies and held at Google TLV Campus.

A recent immigrant to Israel exchanges business cards with the QA Manager of Pontis Israel, at a job fair organized by Gvahim and IGTCloud at Google TLV Campus.

A Vice-President of Bank Discount gives a lecture on the Israeli economy to a group of Gvahim Alumni with a financial profile, at the Bank.

A Bank Discount executive participates in the training of Gvahim Alumni with a financial profile, in a four-day course sponsored by the Bank. One Oleh was hired at Bank Discount following the course.

Nicholas, an Oleh lawyer from France, is interviewed by Epstein Rosenblum Maoz (ERM) law firm during a Legal Job Fair held at Gvahim.

Nicolas, an Oleh lawyer from France, is interviewed by Epstein Rosenblum Maoz (ERM) law firm during a Legal Job Fair held at Gvahim.

Denis and Masha, who are both Alumni of Gvahim's Career Programs, now share an office at NICE Systems in Ra'anana.

Denis and Masha, who are both Alumni of Gvahim’s Career Programs, now share an office at NICE Systems in Ra’anana.

Some of the professionals involved in the partnership between Gvahim and NICE Systems, including HR managers, mentors, and Olim recruited from Gvahim's programs over the years.

Some of the professionals involved in the partnership between Gvahim and NICE Systems, including HR managers, mentors, and Olim recruited from Gvahim’s programs over the years.

Breakfast meeting of the Gvahim Alumni Fund, created by Alumni now working in quality positions and eager to help the next generation of Olim succeed in Israel.

Breakfast meeting of the Gvahim Alumni Fund, created by Alumni now working in quality positions and eager to help the next generation of Olim succeed in Israel.

2. Entrepreneurship

Moving in and making new friends... TheHive by Gvahim Ashdod -- the city's first startup accelerator -- goes live.

Moving in and making new friends… TheHive by Gvahim Ashdod — the city’s first startup accelerator — goes live.

Yael, an Ola from the Former Soviet Union and the USA, working at TheHive Tel Aviv (then located at Mazeh 9).

Yael, an Ola from the Former Soviet Union and the USA, working at TheHive Tel Aviv (then located at Mazeh 9).

Working at TheHive in Tel Aviv (unlike the other shots in this series, this picture was scripted and directed).

Working at TheHive in Tel Aviv (unlike the other shots in this series, this picture was scripted and directed).

Mickael, an entrepreneur from France, receives advice from an Israeli mentor at TheHive by Gvahim Tel Aviv.

Mickael, an entrepreneur from France and co-founder of CoStockage, receives advice from an Israeli mentor at TheHive by Gvahim Tel Aviv.

Miron and Jenny (#TheHiveTelAviv4) with Lior Yekoutieli, Developers Experience Manager, Israel at Nokia.

Miron from Israel and Jenny from the USA with Lior Yekoutieli (right), Developers Experience Manager, Israel at Nokia.

Nat, a student from France, does an internship in a startup at TheHive Tel Aviv thanks to Gvahim's third flagship programs, "Gvahim Young Leaders"

Nat, an engineering student from France, does an internship in a startup at TheHive Tel Aviv thanks to Gvahim’s third flagship program, “Gvahim Young Leaders”

Gvahim Young Leaders interns work on Gvahim's deck at Tel Aviv University.

Gvahim Young Leaders interns work on Gvahim’s deck at Tel Aviv University.

Gvahim Alumna Vienne Chan receives the 'Best Entrepreneur' prize of Go4Europe for her startup "BOB from Head Up Tribe", less than a week after being voted to 1st place at the Pitch Night of TheHive3

Gvahim Alumna Vienne Chan receives the ‘Best Entrepreneur’ prize of Go4Europe for her startup “BOB from Head Up Tribe”, less than a week after being voted to 1st place at the Pitch Night of TheHive3

"A Day at TheHive." (Contrary to the other shots in this series, this one was scripted and directed.)

“A Day at TheHive.” (Contrary to the other shots in this series, this one was scripted and directed.)


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