Recommended Reading: Why It’s Great Being An Intern Today

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Monday, I start the week with the internship news you need to know. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. Summer Internship: Gap Between Stipends, Salaries Shrinks as Companies Pay More in Full-Blown War for Talent: In the war for great talent, many startups and e-commerce companies abroad are increasing internship stipends significantly. Read … Read More

What All Interns Need To Wear To Be Taken Seriously In The Office

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

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Lily has just landed her dream internship. The only problem is, besides the outfit she wore to the interview, she has nothing to wear. Like many college students, she adopted the belief that the best learning occurs when you’re truly comfortable. Since she’s in her junior year, she doesn’t feel she needs to build a complete office ready wardrobe. Peter … Read More

Recommended Reading: How To Become An Unforgettable Intern

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Monday, I start the week with the internship news you need to know. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. How To Search For Internships: Top 5 Free Apps And Websites: Learning how to search for an internship is hard when you don’t know where to start. Use these five websites to jump-start your … Read More

Recommended Reading: Think Internships Are Limited To The Privileged?

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Monday, I start the week with the internship news you need to know. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. Understanding the Differences Between a Co-Op, Internship: With employers expecting some experience, even for entry-level positions, internships offer a flexible opportunity for you to gain experience. Co-ops, while similar, offer the opportunity to … Read More

5 Awesome Internships You Didn’t Know About

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

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When you picture what your internship will be like, what do you see? If your visions are full of coffee runs, filing paperwork, or any other mundane task, raise your expectations. Like many college students, Emily was content taking the first internship she could find at a local credit union. She thought she would be working in their marketing department, … Read More

Recommended Reading: Make The Most Of Your Money Spent On Education

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Monday, I start the week with the internship news you need to know. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. The Top-Paid Business Majors at the Bachelor’s and Master’s Levels: You may not be all about the money, but you have to pay for your education somehow. See if your degree made the list … Read More

Recommended Reading: How to Turn Your Internship Into a Career

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Monday, I start the week with the internship news you need to know. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. 6 Ways Being a Camp Counselor Makes You a Better Leader: Whether you’re taking on a more traditional internship this summer or you’re taking some time to be a camp counselor, find ways to … Read More

10 Soft Skills Every Intern Needs

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

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Did you know there’s a special skill set that nearly every employer looks for in an intern? Soft skill are some of the most important skills employers look for when hiring a Millennial, according to NACE. If you’re wondering what your soft skills are, they’re mostly intangible skills that reflect your personality and work ethic. Soft skills such as a positive … Read More

What It’s Like To Intern At Top Companies

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

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For nearly every college student, it’s a dream to intern for a Fortune 500 company. Since Fortune 500 internships can be difficult secure, it makes one curious if these rumors are really true about how awesome it is to work for a company like Google or Apple. For those of you who wonder what it’s like to work at some … Read More