I always stress how important it is to network, but what do you do when you send that email? It's all about showing interest, being brief and being timely about when you send the email. Want to read more about how you can better your email etiquette? Check out this post on Chasing Pradas and PR.
Finding the balance between academic excellence while maintaining your social life can be overwhelming for the average person. Adding a job, internship or athletics to all of that is impossible for some. Then there is you... You want to do it all.
While this is admirable, it is also difficult to do everything well. Often, taking on too much can leave one or more areas suffering.
Welcome to the middle of the semester, when college students are struggling to manage school, work, internships, and what seems to be the hardest of all: money.
Your bank account is empty. You keep overdrafting. You are lucky if you have $18.00 to your name. People keep telling you to save your money. What money? People keep telling you to get on a budget. How can you budget when you have no money to budget?
All of our Campus Ambassadors have such cool internships and we wanted to know what their typical day looks like. What projects do they get to work on? What fun things happen in the office? Do they hang out with the other interns?
If you’re on InternQueen.com, we know you’re looking for a unique internship opportunity that will help you launch your career. But what if you could intern AND help other students end the cycle of poverty and attain a better quality of life?
Today more than ever, internships are the key to getting a post-grad job - even if you've already graduated. Internships are often the stepping stones to figuring out what you want to do once you're a full-time employee in the "real world." However, are you wondering how to make your current internship a full-time job offer? Follow these tips from a great article I came across, especially the ones about asking questions, staying engaged and writing handwritten thank you notes!
I know most of you are back on campus by now and focused on the semester ahead. Your Summer 2014 internship is now a thing of the past -- but did you remember to personally thank your internship coordinator or mentor with a personal note?
Our team is always finding useful articles for us to share and our Campus Programs Managers, Shayna, sent me this one yesterday. I LOVE this post from LinkedIn by Jessica Ciccozzi on why your first job doesn't have to be your dream job. Check it out here!
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.