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The Internship 14 Reasons Why You Didn't Get Hired

We’ve all been rejected from a job or an internship interview before. It hurts – we know. Here are 14 reasons why you may not have gotten the job.

1. You weren’t responsive to the email the interviewer sent out.
2. You took too long to respond to an email (more than 24 hours).
3. Your emails were taken as too casual, not professional enough.
4. You...

The Internship Lauren Berger featured on FastCompany.com

As the Intern Queen, I know how important internships are, but do you? Companies should be taking advantage of their internship programs! Instead of filling your interns day with basic tasks around the office, use a better strategy to turn this into a mutually beneficial relationship. For tips on how to make the best out of the internship program as a business, check out this...

The Intern Queen 5 Ways to Make the Most of a Disappointing Internship

As you know, my team is constantly scouring the Internet to find articles and ideas that will help you better navigate your internships. This week my digital marketing manager, Lindsey, came across this article on Huffington Post College: "5 Ways to Make the Most of a Disappointing Internship." I love this post because we've ALL been there! Don't throw in the towel just yet -- here's how to...

The Job Should You Worry About Tattoos in the Professional World?

My intern came across a fabulous article on tattoos in the workplace. I find this so interesting as perceptions of tattoos and "being yourself" at work are clearly changing. In fact, when I was interviewing a recruiting executive from Target last week he mentioned that at Target they encourage you to show your piercings/tattoos and "be...