We all make mistakes, but an interview is one place where you really need to be on top of your game. Are you dressed properly? Did you research the company? Are you respectful when talking about old bosses and co-workers? Read about how these people bombed the interview HERE and make sure you learn from their mistakes!
And...we're back! While you've been prepping for the Fall 2014 semester, we've been talking to recruiters at amazing companies throughout the nation -- and they're looking for awesome candidates like you.
Whether you're finally taking the plunge into the internship world -- or have a few under your belt already -- there's a PR & Marketing internship on the site for you. Check out our Top 10 PR & Marketing opportunities that are HIRING NOW!
Students send over their resumes so I can take a look and provide feedback almost daily. I don't always have time to do this for everyone, but I love to look over them when I can. I wanted to share some advice I gave a student recently about her resume. She was applying for a big internship in a city where she didn’t go to school. Review these tips and make sure you apply them to your own resume.
Imagine if your job title was, "Head of Fun"… Seriously, how COOL would that be?! DoSomething.org is changing the internship game by giving interns awesome projects that change the world, one campaign at a time. Check out the exclusive interview with Katie Radford at DoSomething.org NOW!"
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.
Many students ask me how they can find the right career path for them - there are so many options, sometimes it's hard to know what the best fit is. There are lots of different career quizzes out there, but they can often be lengthy and give you more options than you started with! Luckily, the CFA Institute has crafted a short, interactive career quiz for those interested in the finance industry that asks simple questions about your behavior, skills, and personal preferences.
I spoke at LSU a few weeks ago for their regional PRSSA Conference. One of the students wrote this great blog post on what she learned from my presentation. I thought I'd share. Enjoy! Read the article 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.