It’s almost December and most interns will be wrapping up their stints at corporations, non-profits and agencies across the nation. Some of these interns will return to school in January, others are already searching for their next internships, while others are graduating and looking for full-time jobs.
This is a good time for a little introspection. Did you enjoy your internship? Has it affirmed [...]
There will come a day during your stint as an intern that you really start to get what you are doing. All of the varying tasks thrust upon you start to click into place and you begin to see the organization’s bigger picture. When this day comes, it’s time to reveal your inner rock star.
You begin an internship for several reasons: to gain real-world experience, obtain a good reference or [...]
So you received the call or email you were eagerly awaiting: you’ve been offered an internship position! Let the rush of acceptance and success wash over you, but don’t be surprised to feel a tinge of new anxiety creep in.
Your internship will be a telling glimpse into your life after college. You will experience others’ sentiment of their careers and quickly be able to tell if you [...]
When I tell the story of my internship becoming a job before even reaching graduation, the most common response I hear is, “You’re so lucky.” While luck caused the stars to align as they did, a well-developed skill-set and determination let me take advantage of opportunities as they were presented. Over the next several weeks, I’ll share my experiences and how I prepped myself to become [...]