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How to Turn an Internship into a Job Offer

Career Alley

For many college students, getting an internship can be an ideal way to gain real-world work experience. Act professional all the time. Where.

Intern or Die: 3 Reasons Why College Students NEED Internships

Corn on the Job

You can find Mona and Resunate on  Facebook  and  Twitter. Either way, interning will help in making future decisions. Work Experience.

How To Recruit Interns With the Help of Social Media

Jobacle

There’s no surprise that college students make up a huge percentage of social networks, especially Facebook. Be Creative.

Why Internships are Vital for Job Search

Career Alley

Results showed that employers look for an internship or work experience over a 2:1 from a top university. What is an internship? Relax!

How To Turn Your Internship Into A Full-Time Gig

Career Realism

If you have taken on an internship and absolutely love it, it is very likely you want to turn that experience into a full-time job.

3 Ways to Turn your Internship into a Meaningful Experience

Career Alley

Internships in college and a year or so after college are a dime a dozen. No matter where you intern, you’ll have to be proactive.

State of the Internship Survey

Blogging4jobs

Blogging4Jobs and InternMatch are excited to team up and sponsor the first ever State of internship Survey!  Why does it Matter? Photo Credit.

COTJ Reviews YouTern: Internship Search Website

Corn on the Job

What you need is a helpful online community, run by Recruiting and HR industry professionals who KNOW what a good internship looks like.

8 Reasons Why You Should Hire Interns for Your Office - Jobacle.

Jobacle

Sure, a college-age intern is likely cheaper to hire than a full-time employee. But working with interns is about more than saving money.

Why Building Diversity Into Your Intern Program Matters

Blogging4jobs

Intern programs offer some unique advantages to bringing long-term diversity changes to your company. Hangout on Diversity and Intern Programs.

8 Tips for Managing Summer Interns

Water Cooler Wisdom

College students and recent grads are starting their summer internships and their managers are wondering how in the world they're going to keep them occupied while providing a valuable experience. Over at the Intuit Small Business blog , Liz Magill has some excellent suggestions for leaders implementing an internship program this summer. 

what should an internal “farewell” email say?

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager what should an internal “farewell&# email say? Ugh, the mass internal goodbye email.

5 Secrets for a Great Phone Interview

Blogging4jobs

Many companies choose this method for first interviews for prospective interns. This first meeting might be with a company recruiter. Engage.

Looking For An Internship? Here’s What To Expect From Employers

Career Alley

percent of students complete two or more internships before entering the entry-level workforce? It’s best to avoid unpaid internships.

How to Prepare for Your Next Internship

Career Alley

Whether you’ll be working in a paid or unpaid position, you should treat your internship much as you would any other job opportunity. An internship is an excellent way to learn the ins and outs of your industry, make connections with people your field, and ultimately decide what your next career move should be. Visit me on Facebook.

The Importance of Networking for Interns

Corn on the Job

What is the true purpose of an internship? Strong arguments can be made for each, but I think internships are meant for building up your resume and experience. Most organizations fail hard in running an internship program, and have trouble identifying/keeping their top interns. Avoid Facebook/Myspace if possible.

Using Social Media to Get Hired?

Resume Bear

Facebook. While many people still view Facebook as a social interaction tool to use with friends, do not discount its use by recruiters. Facebook also utilizes a Skype-like video tool that can potentially connect you with recruiters, much like using a live chat service would work. Get recommended. So set it up right. Twitter.

Distinguish Yourself with Killer Questions

Blogging4jobs

However, don’t overlook the opportunity to ask some killer questions and impress the hiring manager or internship coordinator. Prepare to shine!

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manager is scaring her employees with sad Facebook posts

Ask A Manager

It’s fine to say that you’ve been worried about her because some of her Facebook posts. obligated to accept internal offer?

Top 55 Most Popular Facebook Pages for Job Search in 2011

JobMob

country flag shows which country that page is aimed at while the globe icon ( ) means a page with international scope. If you like this list, Like it on Facebook to share it with any friends who would also find it useful (and while you’re at it, don’t forget to fan the JobMob Facebook Page ). How to use this list.

DIY work experience: How to create your own internship

Career Alley

In a tough economy, it’s an employers’ job market, which means that anyone hiring can afford to pick and choose from the glut of applicants — and make wild demands (see, for example, the companies that ask for your Facebook password at the interview). ” The answer, very simply, is internships. Be persistent.

Study: How Do Employers Manage Social Media?

Resume Bear

career facebook linkedin resumebear twitterThis is their fourth survey in a series looking into the role of social media for employers.

Corn on the Job is Hiring a Virtual Social Media Intern

Corn on the Job

Who is the ideal “Corny Intern”? Must have experience with Twitter and Facebook. Must understand how to use WordPress.

Connect on Facebook — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

Reply Ask a Manager January 26, 2011 at 11:37 am Weirdly, it never occurred to me to put AAM on Facebook until last night. Whats This? tomorrow!

The Best-Ever “Internship-Wanted” Letter – Seven Thoughts to “Open the Door”

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL “CASE HISTORY” : According to recently published reports, an “Internship-Wanted” cover letter sent by a San Diego University student to a Manhattan investment firm was so humble, so straightforward and so refreshingly honest that it simply “wowed” those who reviewed it, and got him the position. So, then, how do you get an internship?

5 Internship Myths Shattered

Career Alley

“ One goes through school, college, medical school and one’s internship learning little or nothing about goodness but a good deal about success. ” – Ashley Montagu. love internships. I’ve been an intern 5 times and now mentor a wonderful intern staff at my company, Come Recommended. Visit me on Facebook.

ask the readers: when Satan’s intern comes to stay

Ask A Manager

Have at it in the comments… I work in a field that’s big on mentoring — at one point or another, everyone in my field had to intern. After giving a skype-talk to students at the university I graduated from, I was contacted by one of them asking to intern with me. internships jerksWhat can I do to repair that?

INFOGRAPHIC: How Social Media Can Help You Find Graduate Jobs

The Undercover Recruiter

65% look at Facebook. Graduate Infographic Intern Social RecruitingThis is where social media comes in. 63% look at LinkedIn.

Having a Strategy is Key to Job Fair Success

Blogging4jobs

In fact, companies are gearing up right now to scour universities for full-time talent and summer interns.  DEVELOP YOUR A & B LISTS.

3 Tips for Managing Social Media in the Workplace

Resume Bear

From the way it changes relationships (are you Facebook official?) to how it will come to impact the workplace. Understand company policy.

4 Ways to Evaluate An Internship Program – And Why It Matters

Career Alley

It’s no secret unpaid internships are currently a trending topic. Evaluate the internship program before accepting. This is a Guest post.

Seeking a Social Media Internship This Summer?

Ms. Career Girl

feel free to leave me a comment.  I happen to manage SM interns here in Chicago! Share this on Facebook. On Wed., to 5 p.m. Tweet This!

The Experience You Need to Land Your First Internship

Career Rocketeer

The competition for internship success is ferocious and the opportunities slim. Connect with Alison and Smarterer on Twitter and Facebook.

The Evolution of Recruiting, from the Dinosaur Days to the New Social Era

Resume Bear

Facebook , Twitter , YouTube , FourSquare , Meetup and other social networks are also proving to be valuable tools in a recruiter’s toolkit. 

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When to Take an Unpaid Internship

Ms. Career Girl

Bottom line is, I’m totally stoked to start this internship even though I’m 28 years old. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women.

5 Tips for Handling Internships in Career Exploration & Career.

Career Key

Have reasonable expectations of the internship. Try very, very hard to find a paid internship. Welcome to our career blog. Lawrence K.

What’s an Externship?

Career Alley

For most college students, an internship is an important part of their program of study. Visit me on Facebook. This is a Guest post.

10 tips to get the most out of your internship — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager 10 tips to get the most out of your internship January 17, 2011 If you’re thinking about leaving college without doing a couple of internships, don’t. But it’s also not enough simply to do a few internships. what should I say/ask as I leave my internship?

announcing a layoff on Facebook, getting to know new coworkers, and more

Ask A Manager

How to announce on Facebook that you were laid off. I’ve been an event-marketing consultant for over 10 years, working around my family schedule. Of course, I quickly updated my Facebook page and LinkedIn profile, posting pictures and events I had executed. applied for an internship.  Here we go…. 1. Make conversation!

35 Things You Absolutely Must Decide Upon Before Being Hired

The Undercover Recruiter

Let’s talk internships: hot co-ed with no skills or skilled intern whose face was lit on fire and put out with a wire brush and a tennis racquet?