Are You Making These Little White Lies On Your Resume?

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

The application process for internships is frustrating. You find a job description that sounds awesome, only to realize that the employer is looking for an intern with years of experience and a long list of skills. But the point of an internship is to get experience and learn from professionals. So what do you do to get the internship? You … Read More

Recommended Reading: How To Fix The Tech Diversity Problem

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. 12 Things You Should Look for in a Startup Internship: If you want to work in the exciting world of startups, there are a few things you need to look for. Young entrepreneurs … Read More

Recommended Reading: Why Summer Internships Are Not Right For Everyone

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. Why Summer Internships Are Not Right for Everyone: Sometimes, you just need a break. But aren’t you supposed to take a summer internship? How will you get a job if you don’t? USA Today suggests five … Read More

No Internship Is Out Of Your League. Here’s Why.

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

When Lauren was a teenager, she dreamed of becoming an Olympic skier. As Lauren got older, she realized she didn’t want to become an Olympic athlete, but remained very passionate about the organization. Once Lauren entered college, she discovered she really wanted to work as a communications specialist for Team USA. It’s Lauren’s junior year of college, and she’s preparing for her … Read More

4 Places You Haven’t Looked For Internships

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

Finding an internship is always a challenge for college students. Even if you’ve tapped in your university’s career center or job postings, it can be difficult to find an internship that’s the perfect match. When it comes to finding an internship that fits your professional needs and interests, you have to be innovative. The reality is, most internship postings aren’t advertised on … Read More

5 Ways To Land A Useful Internship

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

valuable intern

In today’s workforce, an internship is the golden ticket to a successful career for many young adults. Unfortunately, many college students and recent graduates find it challenging to land an internship that enables them to apply their skills learned in the classroom. According to new research by Gallup-Purdue University, one-third of recent graduates say they had an internship or job in … Read More

How To Land Any Internship You Want

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

Since you’re reading this blog post right now, you’ve probably been looking for an internship for quite some time. But have no fear because you’re about to learn some valuable information to help you land an internship before your friends! Searching for an internship can be a stressful and overwhelming process. By learning the right tips and knowing what steps to … Read More

How To Make Internships Fall Into Your Lap

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

Do you watch your friends and classmates land internships without even trying? Do you ever wonder how you can obtain their magical powers? It’s very rare for internship opportunities to fall into your lap, however, it does happen more often than you think. The key to making opportunities happen for yourself is being proactive and involved in your internship search. … Read More

How To Decipher Internship Postings

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

Although summer is in full swing, college students are still looking for the perfect internship for the upcoming fall semester. Finding an internship, whether it’s in the fall, spring, or summer, can be a challenge. First, it’s difficult to find an internship for which you might qualify. Second, it’s also a challenge to find a quality internship that compensates you and treats … Read More