Top Internship Programs Announced
Ms. Career Girl
OCTOBER 11, 2016
The post Top Internship Programs Announced appeared first on Ms. As everyone knows, an internship is essential to college students looking to advance their careers in a chosen industry,” said Tara McCaffrey, VP of Marketing at Vault.com. LLP’s Summer Internship.
How To Choose The Right Internship For YOU
OCTOBER 6, 2015
You’re a few years away from graduation, but you know you need to have internships under your belt before then. How do you choose the right internship? Those with internships on their resume tend to land jobs faster after graduation and tend to receive higher salaries upon graduation.
How To Make Internships Translate to Employers
JUNE 12, 2012
Talk to any successful business person and ask them about how they got their career start, and you’ll more than likely get a wistful look in their eye as they recall an internship that made a significant impact on their lives. The truth is that what your internships turns into rests on you.
Could Waiting Tables Be Better for Your Career Than an Internship?
Evil HR Lady
AUGUST 11, 2016
The most important thing we do is school and internships, right? To read the interviews, click here: Which One Does a Better Job Preparing You for Success? An Internship or a Restaurant Job So many parents tell their kids to focus on school while mom and dad pay the bills.
5 Steps to a Great Internship – Identify Your Goals
MARCH 18, 2015
Our second article in the CareerAlley series “5 Steps to a Great Internship” (don’t forget to take a look at the first article, “ 5 Steps to a Great Internship – Overview “), focuses on identifying your goals.
Excellent Job Interview Tips: ResumeBear
JUNE 25, 2012
Job Interview Tips. We all know the main aim of the job interview. The interview is without doubt the most stressful point of the job search process for the job seeker and also the one that counts most. And so too are our interviewers. Job Interview Preparation.
7 Internship Search Tips for College Athletes
AUGUST 4, 2014
Athletes often have a challenging time fitting in an internship along with college classes and daily sports practices. Here are seven tips just for you: 7 Internship Search Tips for College Athletes. Find out if your school has an Internship Director or department.
Is This a Resume-Building Internship… or a Waste of Time?
Corn on the Job
MARCH 20, 2014
Ideally, by now you’ve heard the news – internships are no longer optional. Ok, so I’ll just go out and get some internships on my resume” you think. You don’t want just any internships on your resume. Informational Interviews. Not just internships.
The Quest for Multiple Internships: Is it Really Beneficial to Have More Than One?
MAY 16, 2014
A professional internship provides an invaluable opportunity for young professionals to gain insight into their industry of interest. Each internship brings vital exposure to new experiences and gives the intern the ability to learn from those experiences. Internships Job Search Jobs
A+ Internship Interviews
Careers Done Write
JANUARY 13, 2015
It is time to apply for a summer internships. The most dreaded part of the process for most candidates is the interview. Interviewing causes anxiety for almost everyone. However, with some practice, interviewing becomes easier. The interviewer wants to get to know you.
Facebook or Google – Which Internship is Better? [INFOGRAPHIC]
The Undercover Recruiter
JULY 21, 2013
This infographic (from InternetServiceProviders ) pits internships from Google and Facebook against each other to see which is better! In an interview at Google, don’t say that you use it for everything – too keen! Facebook or Google – Which Internship is Better?
Why It’s OK To Hate Your Internship
Ms. Career Girl
JUNE 24, 2014
Some internships seem better than they actually are. So to make right by my responsible-college-student-self, I made the conscious decision to study in London because the program offered an internship placement. Like I said, not exactly the internship I had dreamed about.
How to Prepare for your Internship Interview
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
You have an interview date set for an internship position! There are different types of interviews and the preparation will vary accordingly. If you have any choice in the matter, you should always try for a face to face live interview. Great news!
Plan B: Five Alternatives to a Summer Internship
JUNE 1, 2014
Things don’t always go according to plan, but don’t let the lack of a summer internship halt your professional development. OK so the internship didn’t work out for you this summer. What are you doing this summer as an alternative to an internship? .
ResumeBear: Interview Secrets We Should All Know
MAY 28, 2012
You’ve managed to climb the first mountain; you have been asked to attend an interview. You need to know a lot about the organization before you decide which outfit to wear for your interview. Understanding the business will help your self-assurance before and during the interview.
Telephone Your Way to Your Next Internship
MAY 4, 2015
Everyone’s talking about mastering LinkedIn and Twitter for job and internship success, but don’t forget to master the telephone and voicemail! Telephone Interviews. First, screening interviews are usually conducted by phone.
Post Graduate Internship: Is it Right for You?
MAY 18, 2014
Today, there are fewer positions available and some companies use a post graduate internship as a testing period before a full time offer is extended. Post graduate internships are becoming more standard, but Career Services professionals advise students to be highly selective.
Find an Internship in Six Steps
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
College students are increasingly motivated to find a great summer internship. Countless studies don’t lie: College students with internships are more likely to land jobs at graduation. Key steps to finding an internship: Prepare. It works for job and internship seekers.
What To Write In A Thank You Email After Your Interview
JANUARY 28, 2016
What To Write In A Thank You Email After Your Interview. What’s one of the biggest mistakes job seekers make when sending thank you notes after the interview (besides not sending one at all)? Related: How To Write The Best Job Interview Thank You Note.
Are You Actively Interviewing?
Evil HR Lady
JUNE 8, 2015
One of the interview questions that I’ve heard quite a lot lately is “Are you actively interviewing now?” However, in my case it’s different – I’m a recent graduate, I had a long-term internship after I’ve graduated, and I haven’t been employed for a few months since. So of course I am actively interviewing! Therefore, they aren’t interested in interviewing anybody who is interviewing anywhere else.
The Internship Movie: A Reality Check
JUNE 11, 2013
I spend my time coaching and writing about internships and careers for college students and new grads, so of course I had to see The Internship movie on opening weekend. Just how realistic is this movie as compared to the real world of summer internships?
3 Keys to Success: Networking for an Internship
APRIL 25, 2014
You may be the connector ( like me) or the student (like Julie) or even the parent of a student seeking an internship (like Barbara). Students need to leverage all of their networking opportunities in order to find the right internships.
He Clawed His Way to an Internship Job
JUNE 28, 2013
So when I looked for internships in the Fall of my last year of college, I really didn’t know what to expect. I went to a few mostly unpromising internship interviews in anything remotely close to my field of education, but I had no luck. I took the “internship” just to see what would come of it. And if you are wondering how much that internship originally paid, through some complex calculation that I do not understand to this day, it averaged to $3 per hour.
Acing that Job Interview Resumebear Tips
MARCH 30, 2012
Recognize when the job interview really starts. While you should prepare for a job interview, you don’t want to come across as an overly rehearsed robot. Take your conversational cues from the interviewer.
Job Interview Best Practices Advice with DeVay Campbell
JULY 13, 2015
How could you not be curious about the title of this interview book? It was released on June 30, and it’s #1 on Amazon’s internship book list. Listen to this episode, get the book, and reap the benefits of job interview best practices. Another interview show?
How To Ask For A Letter of Recommendation
Ms. Career Girl
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
With spring break around the corner, now is prime time for college students to apply for summer internships. Even list the question in your email subject: i.e.: “Request for letter of recommendation to include with my summer internship application.”.
Cover Letter Your Way to an Internship or First Job
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
Instead narrow your focus on the best internship and job opportunities for you. This is your chance to tell the employer exactly why you deserve the interview and position. Gen Y Job Search cover letter cover letter tips internship job seeker sandra long
5 Ways To Be Confident During Your First Job Interview
AUGUST 16, 2016
5 Ways To Be Confident During Your First Job Interview. Here are some tips that will give you a boost of confidence for your first interview: Related: 4 Things You Can’t Forget To Do Before Your Interview. Practice Before The Interview.
13 Illegal and Legal Interview Questions:
SEPTEMBER 22, 2011
Career Advice College Students Employee Benefits Featured Articles Internships Interview Tips Job Hunting Strategies Job Market Resume & Cover Letter Tips job interview Job Search job search strategy job seekers jobs resume resumebearAge Inappropriate: How old are you?
5 Secrets for a Great Phone Interview
DECEMBER 22, 2013
Telephone interviews are popular for a first screening interview. Many companies choose this method for first interviews for prospective interns. 5 Secrets for a Great Phone Interview. Do the same preparation for a phone interview that you would for a normal one.
Never Settle: How to Get an Internship That Doesn’t Suck
Corn on the Job
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
The survey revealed that “some companies have stated they will not consider a candidate for employment who has not completed an internship.”. In short: internships are no longer just important. ” This second type of internship is a complete waste of your valuable time.
7 Questions To Ask At Your Next Job Interview
DECEMBER 22, 2015
Finding the right graduate internship is important for both you and your employer. It’s essential you ask questions too when you are being interviewed for a role. Related: Interview Questions You Should Ask.
Consider a Winter Internship
Water Cooler Wisdom
DECEMBER 9, 2010
With the increasingly common practice of virtual internships, a winter gig can be the perfect place to start an ongoing position.
5 Steps to a Great Interview
Ms. Career Girl
APRIL 13, 2015
The post 5 Steps to a Great Interview appeared first on Ms. Want to know the Steps to a Great Interview? Spring is always a fun time because it is interview season! Nailing the interview. Here are a few steps to help you prepare to nail that interview: 1.
Emailing Your Way Into an Internship
MAY 25, 2014
Sample 1: Following up on an interview. Subject Line: “Interview Appointment”. Thank you for your email about an interview for the accounting internship. I look forward to the interview. Sample 2: Setting up an informational interview.
Interview Cheat Sheet: 8 Tips For A Flawless Interview
DECEMBER 3, 2012
Got an interview coming up soon? That’s why we created the Interview Cheat Sheet ! Interview Cheat Sheet. Here are eight solid interview tips from our experts: Interview Preparation. Original article: How to Answer Tough Interview Questions Correctly ).
How You Should REALLY Dress For Job Interviews
AUGUST 7, 2014
There used to be a day and age where you were expected to dress business professional for your interviews. Related: 5 Tips For Dressing Your Best For Interviews. A great example of this was when I had an interview with Blizzard Entertainment for my MBA internship.
unpaid internships, travel stipends, and revoked agreements
Ask A Manager
MAY 2, 2011
Fresh out of grad school with an MA and a significant amount of debt, at my interview I requested that I be reimbursed for travel. After a month at the internship during which I was doing perfectly adequate work and gearing up to start an independent project, my supervisor set up a meeting with me. I told her that I still wanted to stay at the internship, but would have to reduce the number of days that I came in from twice a week to once a week. internships
Job Interview Tips for Fresh Graduates
NOVEMBER 13, 2012
Right from scholarships to internships, you compete at every step with other students. Although you may think that applying for internships and scholarships are just lesser versions of a job hunt, the world of employment is a much more competitive landscape. Job Interview Tips.
PROVEN: 5 Ways To Land An Interview With Limited Experience
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
Because of this ironic statement there needs to be some exceptions to the rule that will allow you to land the valuable interviews you need in order to get your dream job. This will add to your overall score and it’s crucial to increasing your chances of landing an interview.