What Makes a Good Intern

What Makes a Good Intern

Companies seek interns for a number of reasons: to increase their work efficiency, add fresh perspective to the mix, and potentially grow their employee base in a cost-effective manner. Internship experiences are highly sought after, and the number of college seniors...
10 Time Management Tips for Students

10 Time Management Tips for Students

“Either you run the day or the day runs you.” ~ Jim Rohn School, homework, sports, activities, a job or internship–it’s a lot to juggle. Can you fit it all in and still have time for fun (and sleep)? The answer is YES! With some planning and effective time...
Goals of an Internship

Goals of an Internship

Giving away your time and work ethic for free? You may be asking, why would I do that? There are certain times and places when volunteering your time and effort can reap major benefits for your future. One of those times and places is in an internship – a part time,...
Minding Your Social Media Manners

Minding Your Social Media Manners

Joe unexpectedly found himself in the hot seat. His internship employer did what many companies do and checked out Joe’s social media pages. Joe’s Facebook cover photo showed his face superimposed on the iconic Hawaiian driver’s license from the...

Prepping for a Phone Interview

For many teens, talking on the telephone is a bit out of their comfort zone. As we discussed in our blog post Phone Etiquette – Don’t Play the Telephone Game, often teens and young adults would rather communicate via text or over social media. However, in...