As we wrap up our final year of college, there are many ‘last time’ utterances passing our lips. While this can be a bittersweet time of the year there are several things that every senior should consider and definitely complete throughout the year in order to prepare for those next steps ahead. It is important to keep in mind that every senior will have a different outlook on what their next step will be.
Congratulations on completing another year of school! I’m sure many of you have been relaxing and enjoying the first couple weeks of your summer vacation – and rightfully so! There are a couple of housekeeping tasks you should take care of after finals to keep you on track and get you set up for the coming school year. Here’s our list of the top 3 things you should do before really wrapping up the semester.
School is out (or almost out) and most of you are prepping for your summer jobs and internships. One of the most popular internship questions I get is, “how can I manage a part-time job and internship at the same time?” Below are a few tips to help you effectively manage both this summer:
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I can’t believe it’s already March! We are officially three months into 2015 and it’s already midterms time. We noticed that there was an increase in demand for content related to positive study habits so I wanted to make sure I shared my tips with all of you in time for midterms! Here are some of my best study habits for midterm time!
When I first started Intern Queen and spoke in front of student audiences the questions were always the same, “How do I get more involved?” Today, things have shifted, when I speak in front of a college audience, the question I get is, “I’m too involved. How can I cut back?” We live in an era where it’s cool to be busy, to have a lot of things on your plate, and to multi-task constantly. However, it’s also our job to scale back, to make sure we don’t overdo it, and to make sure we still have time for ourselves.
With the New Year upon us, there is more and more talk about resolutions and personal goals. While many people say, “this year will be my year,” these simple tips will help make that possible for each and every one of you!
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.