Quitting Is Not an Option

Photo by dailyinvention Can you believe that March is already upon us!? The spring semester is flying by, and, if it continues this way, summer internships will be starting before you know it. I know many students have been searching for a summer internship for a couple of months now…or for those who started in … Continue reading

Internship Link Roundup for the Week of February 21

Super Intern! How to Balance an Internship and a Job – The Good Intern Playing the Waiting Game with Employers – Internships.com Top 5 Internship Resume Mistakes – BNET, Entry-Level Rebel Unpaid Internships: Elephant in the Room – The Huffington Post Top Oddball Interview Questions for Interns – Glassdoor.com

Internship Inspiration from the Protests in Wisconsin

Photo by edkohler What a week for Wisconsin! There are so many internship-related directions I could take the blog – political internships, education-related internships, criminal justice internships… What I’ve opted to highlight is internships in the media. Local media have been covering the story in Madison since day one. However, after the Democratic Senators fled … Continue reading

Internship Link Roundup for the Week of February 14

No Two Internships Are Alike – Come Recommended Moving Past the Heartbreak of a Bad Internship – The InternView Find an Internship on Indeed – Indeed.com Staying Marketable Outside of Internships – The InternView Internships Should Not Be Restricted to the Rich! – Intern Advocate

An Ounce of Prevention Is Worth a Pound of Cure

Photo by lululemon athletica Last week, I had the pleasure of presenting to the Applied Communication in Health & Wellness class on the topic of careers in public health. Public health is a rapidly changing field with growing opportunities. The field is so broad that there’s something for almost everyone. If you are not familiar … Continue reading

Internship Link Roundup for the Week of February 7

An Insider’s Guide to Rocking Your Internship – Entry-Level Rebel Talan Torriero, of Laguna Beach, Launches CyberInterns.com – The InternView Land a PR Internship – BLASTMedia The ABC’s of Handling Conflict and Criticism in Your Internship – YouTern

The Delicate Balance of Job Hunting During an Internship

Photo by SuperFantastic As I sat down to write my weekly post, I was drawing a blank. What to write about? What went on this week and how can it inspire an internship-related post? Nothing. Unfortunately, this has happened before. So I reached out to the twitterverse for topic ideas. Recent UWW alum Karri Duerwachter … Continue reading

Internship Link Roundup for the Week of January 31

Top 5 Internship Resume Mistakes – BNET/Entry-Level Rebel Dealing with Rejection – internships.com/Eye of the Intern Everything You Need to Know about Virtual Internships – USA Today College How to Network on the Job – Classroom to Cubicle When writing your resume, the most important thing to keep in mind is… UW-W College of Business … Continue reading