Hey, college girl, One of the biggest parts of college is meeting and developing relationships with professors. Yes, we want to connect with professors because they inspire us, teach us new things, and help us discover our dreams. But, real talk: professors can also help us get into grad school, find our next job or internship, and complete major school projects. We know this. They know this.
Preparing for the road ahead stressed about starting college in the fall? That’s totally normal as you’re diving head first into a completely new experience. But don’t freak out, we’ve got your back! Here’s a handy cheat sheet with all the tips and tricks you need to know to totally rock your first year.
This is a guest blog post written by Campus Commandos.
There is always a feeling of excitement and pride when you expand your network through internships, jobs, and social events. However, one of the most difficult tasks is keeping in touch with your network at the end of it all. So how do you keep in touch with your contacts afterwards? Here are 7 tips that will help you keep the conversation going.
Many college students create a LinkedIn account because they've heard it can benefit their careers. They add an internship or two and maybe a profile picture, then forget to log in for months. Without helpful tips and tricks for utilizing LinkedIn, many feel lost or confused as to how they can best use this networking site. Here are a few simple tips to help you make the most of your LinkedIn page.
The time for papers, exams and presentations is here. Cramming, all nighters and an endless supply of coffee (with extra sugar, please!) become a ritual for some as the last few weeks of school approach us.
I met a student at Michigan State University who shared her experience of financially putting herself through college. I encouraged her to write a guest blog on the subject as I think that's an issue some of our readers struggle with. Enjoy this guest post by Anita Chitwood from MSU.
Apply to compete in the Ford College Ambassador Challenge (#FORDCAC2014)! For the second year, Ford has teamed up with us here at Intern Queen to bring you this challenge. This year's program is bigger and better than ever, filled with creative challenges that will give you a real-life work experience. To apply, all you have to do is go to fordcac2014.com and click Get Started or read on for more instructions!
1. Read the instructions.
2. Pick 3 team members & apply to be a team leader for your school!
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.