The Best Advice You Can Give a Young Person

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The Best Advice You Can Give a Young Person

I cannot reiterate the importance of encouraging young people to intern in college and high school.

My internships have been the most valuable workplace experiences I’ve ever had. The first internship I accepted was the spring semester of my freshman year in college – this was much earlier than my friends and peers. The reason I got started on my internship journey was simple – my mom. See, I have your typical Jewish mother from Brooklyn who makes sure that her voice is heard. She is strong and has guts – something I’ve been fortunate enough to inherit from her.

Please read more of Lauren's story in her guest blog post on www.womenonthefence.com here: http://bit.ly/OuI6PK