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    #1

    not a scholarship but....

    What is a term for being sent abroad from work for a training (so you work in branch of your company for a couple of months or even longer )?


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    Re: not a scholarship but....

    sabbatical

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    Re: not a scholarship but....

    Note that "sabbatical" is used differently in the U.S. It is a time away from work, for reflection or study, or sometimes just for relaxing.

    I don't know of a single word to describe that in U.S. business. A work exchange, a job-shadow at another facility, or perhaps cross training.

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    Re: not a scholarship but....

    Thank you :)

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