I was recently featured in a FORBES article that got a lot of great feedback from students. One student was reading it as she was finishing up her internship in Los Angeles and she emailed me some great questions about what to do towards the end of your internship. Here are some tips for Thank You notes if you are still wrapping up that summer internship!
I’ve been on the road for the past few weeks – everyone knows that – and I’ve been given a ton of student business cards. Since one of our most popular blogs (EVER) was about how to create Savvy Student Business Cards, I wanted to provide more helpful hints on how to create an amazing business card. Here we go:
Happy Monday, My Lovely Interns!! As some of you may know, on Friday (8/15) I spoke at the Keds Brave Life Summit at the Hearst Building in NYC. That day, 150 young women and inspiring speakers (and me!) tackled the concept of “Everyday Brave.”
I was asked to speak these movers and shakers about that pesky little word: REJECTION.
All of our Campus Ambassadors have such cool internships this summer and we wanted to know what their typical day looked like. What projects do they get to work on? What fun things happen in the office? Do they hang out with the other interns?
Are you a Business major -- just interested in how different companies are run? We've put together a list of some of the most diverse business internships on our site. Check out our Top 5 BUSINESS-oriented opportunities on the site this week. They're all actively looking for interns NOW!
Do you ever feel like you’re constantly trying to do better at your job so you can get a promotion or a raise? That you’re constantly running on only a few hours of sleep and a large vanilla latte? Focusing only on short-term goals can cause you to make hasty career decisions which can ultimately set you back. My digital marketing manager, Lindsey, just shared this Forbes article with me that outlines 5 career mistakes to avoid - check it out HERE!
Students always ask me if they should try to intern after college. My response is that it always depends on the student’s circumstance and previous experience. One of our campus ambassadors from UCF just graduated and is interning at Universal Music Group this summer. I asked Kailee why she decided to intern after graduation and this is her list of the top 3 reasons.
It’s hard to even think about fall internships – as we just started summer internships – but with the start of July comes the start of the search for the perfect fall internship. I got a note from a reader last night asking me when to include and when not to include an objective on her resume. Here are some thoughts that I wanted to share:
If you know me at all, you know I love Anthropologie! From accessories and shoes, to cute notebooks and chic blazers -- Anthropologie has what you need to make a stylish impact at your internship. And this weekend, it's all on sale! Click the links below to check out my top 10 must-haves for your summer internship. Sale ends on Monday, 6/30. Happy shopping!!
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.