Recommended Reading: How To Spot The Worst Intern Problems

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. Top 10 Dilemmas that Make Internship Hell: Internships aren’t meant to be easy, but that doesn’t mean their little demons should catch you off guard. Let this list of top internships dilemmas help … Read More

Recommended Reading: Your Best Bet After Graduating

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. Are Internships the Only Way for Recent Grads to Get Entry-Level Jobs? In industries like engineering, graphic design, communications, and IT, internship postings make up a large share of the entry-level job openings. For … 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

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

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 Discover The Industry You Want To Enter

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

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It’s not always easy figuring out what you want to do for the rest of your life, especially when you’re still in college. There’s a lot more pressure for today’s average college student. Not only do you have to balance classes, school, and a social life, but also you have to figure out what type of career you want to have … Read More

Recommended Reading: The Case Behind Unpaid Internships

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Monday, I start the week with internship news you need to know. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. How I Went from Struggling Unpaid Intern to Trailblazing Social Changer: One intern started a project whose mission is to find affordable housing for young professionals and unpaid interns. Read more.  UK Comes One … Read More

Recommended Reading: The Struggle Is Real

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Monday, I start the week with internship news you need to know. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. Working For Free: Unpaid Interns Struggle, Fight Back: College students will continue to struggle this summer to find paid internship opportunities. Read more.  Internship Effort Aimed at Helping Teens Get Ahead in Job Market: … Read More

Recommended Reading: Internships Aren’t Just For College Kids

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Monday, I start the week with internship news you need to know. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. Colleges, Employers Rethink Internship Policies: In recent years, internships have become a near-necessity for college students trying to stand out in a brutal job market. Although some positions provide valuable work experience, critics maintain that internships often … Read More

8 Internship Search Mistakes And How To Fix Them

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

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You know that sinking feeling when all your friends have secured their summer internships, but you’re still sitting here waiting for your opportunity to come? Although you’re very happy for your friends who landed their dream summer internships, you’re extremely frustrated your persistence hasn’t paid off. You’ve searched and applied for every internship possible, had a professional review your resume, and … Read More