When your grandparents got their first office jobs, they were often taken to private office spaces with their names on the door. When your parents got their first office jobs, they were probably escorted to a personal cubicle with high, fabric-covered walls.
I get it – you want to intern in LA but you have nowhere to stay! I’ve been in your situation. And yes, Los Angeles can be trickier when it comes to internship housing than New York. But it’s still doable – in fact, I interned in Los Angeles for two summers in a row! Here are a few options for you!
Yesterday, we posted a blog about Glassdoor's article on the highest paying internships. After that article was published, Workopolis.com reached out and asked for my tips on how to land big opportunities like this. Check out my thoughts here.
A paid internship is every intern's dream come true, but exactly which companies are pulling out the big bucks for their interns? Mashable has posted the top 10 highest paying tech internships, and some of them might come as a surprise!
I received a note from someone in Australia who said she graduated in 2006 and was thinking about going into a new career - she also mentioned wanting to potentially work in another country. She asked if internships were a potential solution for her situation. Here are my thoughts on the subject of professionals going back to internships to help them transition into new career paths or even new countries:
So you're smack in the middle of your spring internship. If you haven't secured a summer internship yet, you should get that process started! It doesn't have to be a huge chore. In fact, Kailee Smith -- our Intern Queen Campus Ambassador at UCF (my alma mater!) -- recently wrote a piece on how to network for your next internship at your CURRENT one. I loved her tips and wanted to share them with you all. Enjoy!
When I was 19 years old I got a summer internship of my dreams in -- you guessed it -- the Big Apple. Like many of you, I was excited about taking on a cool new internship in one of the greatest cities in the world; but I didn't have a clue where to stay!
If you’ve caught the news or even read your Twitter feed recently, you know that our world is becoming increasingly global. As a result, international internships are becoming an important new experience to add to your arsenal – just ask TIME Magazine!
I’m always scanning the internship articles in the news (as that’s my job) but I found this interesting feature on Time.com about global internships. How popular are these opportunities getting? I’m definitely asked about these experiences more than I used to be. I find that the conversation is switching from “must study abroad” to “must intern abroad”. Read the article on global internships HERE. Enjoy!
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.