Our Story

About us

After 10 years of working in the Early Career Development Industry, We decided to create an immersive approach to Job search

Oriental Academy is a dedicated platform helping Job Seekers and lifelong learners come to acquire the right skills needed to land their Dream jobs, or improve their productivity at work

Focused on Greater Good

After over a decade of helping Young Professionals in their career development agenda, we realized how hard it was to advance in your career alone. It is obvious University Career Centers and Other Professional services today just aren’t effective, at keeping up with the speed of Changes in the Job market. We noticed with our experiences, we can change that – Welcome Oriental Career.

Our Mission and Core Values

Our mission is to Empower professionals around the world to secure employment opportunities of their dream with top companies and boldly make career decisions based on data-rich digital tools while getting support from experts and the community.  We partner with experts in various fields to understand how technology has impacted the required skills, and equip our users with these skills relevant to their career success. With our diverse, powerful and flexible platform, even the most deprived Talents can find growth through, self-paced learning, community support, Mentoring, Coaching and profiling tools.

Our CAPABLE team 

Anthony Steward

Founder, Partnership Director

Sabrina Philip

Marketing and Creative Director

Joanna Zhang

Co-founder and Business Development

Elliot Jones

Digital Marketing Manager (Europe)

OUR STORY STARTED IN 2013

Oriental career began as an Internship Platform helping University career centers, design international experience for their students through a brand called China Internship Placement. We served over 5000 students from more than 100 countries. We identified all the traps, difficulties and shortcomings of current career services. 

With the potential to impact at a larger scale, Oriental Career was setup to pursue a mission empower job seekers. We are assembling a community of job seekers, resources and stakeholders who are committed to supporting each other.

We build data-driven tools, marketplaces, industry news, and education products for our growing audience, hiring companies, recruiters, and advertisers that want to reach them.
We work best with people who enjoy using their talents, commitment, and hard work to achieve great successes for millions of real life users through products that impact their careers.

More than 10 Thousand students are currently in online courses as part of their Career Development program

Our users love to combine skill programs, mentoring, coaching and Job search. This is the ultimate route to success

Almost half of all students enrolled in online courses are educated exclusively through Our University network

Due to our exclusive access to university communities, our participants are highly engaged

85% of our users think that online learning is the same or better than the traditional classroom experience

Our users think Oriental Academy's combination makes their job search easy.

Our Community

Putting the Community behind Job Search and Career Development

Oriental career members are a community of leading professionals united in a shared goal of uplifting and supporting each other. Oriental career’s combined tools makes it easier for users to engage with lessons, job opportunities and we are with them through every step the learning journey. We are committed to improving the experience for all users from individuals to organizations.We put our user first and design the right tools based on their needs.

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A New Aporoach to Professional Growth. Join Now!

We have the pillars of career development figured out so you can excel at the pursuit of professional goals. 

6 week intensive Career Bootcamp

Lunch Your International Career with our 1 on 1 Mentoring, Training, Gain access to Internships and Jobs, Network with Recruiters and loads of support