This is a guest blog post written by Lesley Vos, a private educator from Chicago and blog writer for Bid4Papers.
October 5 is World Teachers' Day.
I know that because I am a teacher. And I still remember the time I was a student. With that in mind, I perfectly understand what a deep gap in understanding exists between teachers and students: when a student, I considered all teachers the monsters who longed for a total control over me and gave hundreds of stupid tasks; when a teacher, I understand how wrong my fellows and I were.
Every day, I receive tons of amazing questions via email and my social media networks asking for advice on all things internship-related. Here is my response to a discouraged rising senior who is still looking for an internship for Fall 2015. Good news: companies are still looking!
I hope you’re all having a fantastic Thursday! I want to officially announce that I am teaming up with Ford again this year to bring you the Ford Campus Ambassador Challenge. The challenge is open to students at 9 different schools (listed below), and is a great way to grow your business and marketing skills while also having the chance to win some awesome prizes!
Interested in leading a team on campus? Upload your resume HERE.
Happy Wednesday everyone! We are already halfway through the week! I can’t believe it’s already been a whole week since we wrapped up our Intern Queen Parties! During the panels at the events we asked everyone to tweet some of the best pieces of advice that they were given. We’re so excited to see so many tweets and we wanted to share some of the top things that were tweeted at the events!
• Don’t approach the last day of your internship as your last day! Leave a lasting impression!
It’s almost unbelievable how quickly four years of college ends. All of a sudden it’s the summer before your senior year and you have a mile long to-do list to make sure you accomplish everything you need. Here are 5 things you can accomplish before you even step foot back on campus in the fall to get you ahead:
Preparing for the road ahead stressed about starting college in the fall? That’s totally normal as you’re diving head first into a completely new experience. But don’t freak out, we’ve got your back! Here’s a handy cheat sheet with all the tips and tricks you need to know to totally rock your first year.
Lauren Berger created Intern Queen Inc. in 2009, after successfully completing 15 internships and college and recognizing a need for more internship resources. Her online platform, www.internqueen.com, serves as the home of the business and allows students access to apply for any internship they want free of charge. The site also features daily content on how to make the most of high school, college, and post-grad experiences.