Establishment of Next Step Connections in 2007
The Beginning of the road
Next Step Connections is founded in Shanghai by Jerome Le Carrou after a transformative internship experience.
Partnership with MBA Diversity Organisation with Internships at China Daily, Shanghai Business Review, Sino Automotive Engineering, BASF, Huashan Hospital, Publicis Group, Finance Research-Works, Alaska Glacier Water were organised for foreign Students from the United States, Spain, UK, Chile, France, Italy and South Korea.
Next Step Connections forged an exclusive partnership with the award-winning Colorado based educational organisation. All students from North America will benefit from the 20+ years of experience of our partner organisation in delivering quality support and guidance prior to departure, in-country and upon return.
Partnership with the University of Southern California with Internships at CNN, Cathay Pacific Airways, Li&Fung, South China Morning Post, Ketchum, Radio Television Hong Kong, Lehman Brown, Wan Chai Kindergarten, FinanceAsia and more were organised for foreign Students from the United States, UK, China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Next Step Connections recorded its highest number of participants with 180 students joining.
Next Step Connections is opening its third office in Asia, and launching the Singapore Internship program in january 2014.
Next Step Connections is opening its fourth office in Asia, and launching the Bangkok Internship program in November 2014.
Next Step Connections is opening programs in Surabaya and Bali, Indonesia.
Creation of Next Step Systems
Opening of a tech company focusing on developing innovative educational products
Opening of Japan Internships Programs
Next Step Connections is opening programs in Kyoto