To a student working toward their dream career, internships are like the master key to the doors of success. They give you the experience you need on your resume, they introduce you to useful connections, and they teach you skills you can’t learn in a classroom. It’s definitely a tough task trying to start a career right out of college, so gaining as much internship experience as possible is e [...]
Nowadays, there is a ton of pressure on college students to have an out-of-this-world resume that not only highlights your skills, but shows the you are "well-rounded". It can seem like a daunting task and listing out abilities and experiences can feel overwhelming. So...to help you create all that amazing 'HIRE ME' material, we've compiled a list of simple resume builders. You'll be surpri [...]
It's a scary fact that many employers decide within 10 minutes whether a candidate is right for the position. You may be prepared for the interview in the sense that you've researched the company, memorized your strengths, and thought of good questions to ask the interviewer but, the point of an interview is for the hiring mangers to see if they like you in person. Don't fret my friends, there is [...]
Many of us have started the countdown until we move back into college, but let’s not jump the gun just yet. If you are still working at an internship, here are the ways to wrap it up, show your appreciation, and end on good terms. You can also do some of these things whether you’re working at a clothing store, restaurant, day camp, or anywhere!
Ask for feedback. It’s impor [...]
Taking part in an internship is an exciting experience that offers a lot of opportunity for learning and growth. We’re here to help you make the most of your time as an intern. Check out this next installment to our Summer Job Series and you’ll be wowing everyone in no time!
1. Follow the rules: If you’re supposed to be at work by 9am, then be at work by 9am. If you’re given an hour [...]