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How To Get Your First Internship

As important as academics are while you’re in college, gaining real world experience can be equally important. Today’s job market is more competitive than ever before. Because of this, it’s essential that you stand out from the crowd of other applicants when you’re looking for your first internship. Internships are phenomenal way to gain real […]

How Important Are Internships?

If you’re a college student preparing to eventually kick off your career, you’ll need more than a great GPA, resume, and reference letters to set yourself apart from the competition. With the fierce competition for good jobs, you’ll also need at least one internship under your belt. According to the InternMatch 2014 Intern Report, in […]

Make the Best of Your Internship

The obvious benefit of attending college is an advanced degree and credentials that will give you an edge in your chosen career field. However, the path to obtaining this certification is filled with opportunities that may prove even more valuable than the degree itself. One of the most enriching experiences of college may be the […]