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Don’t Believe These 5 Internship Myths

  Internships offer interns the opportunity to receive on the job training, build a strong professional network, and confirm a career interest.  Internships are also beneficial for businesses, nonprofit organizations, and entrepreneurs that host interns.  Not everyone agrees with my opinion. The reasons for the disagreement varies with each individual but I believe that there …

10 Quotes to Inspire Internship Managers

  10 Quotes to Inspire Internship Managers “Big thinking precedes great achievement.” – Wilferd Peterson “You don’t manage people; you manage things. You lead people.” -Admiral Grace Hooper “What you do has far greater impact than what you say.” –Steven Covey  “It is good to rub and polish our brain against that of others.” -Montaigne …

Internships Also Build A Stronger Workforce

  Students Unprepared For the Workforce: What Employers Must Do By Amy Glaser As graduation season draws near, employers eagerly anticipate the fresh pool of talent about to enter the workforce. However, they should perhaps also anticipate ways in which they can best equip that talent with the tools and knowledge these young people will …

10 Things I’ve Never Heard My Interns Say

  “A respected professional who has led, coordinated, and managed multi-disciplinary teams to produce positive outcomes within required time frames.”   This sentence can be found in the summary of qualification on one version of my resume.  This sentence can mean a lot of nothing at all depending on who reads it.  To put it …

Help Your Intern Become A Leader

  8 Ways Millennials Can Build Leadership Skills By Laura McMullen Learn to lead by observing, studying and putting yourself out there. So ‘leader’ isn’t in your job title. No one is asking you to manage a team or take charge of a multimillion-dollar project. So what? Even young, green employees can boost their leadership …

5 Graduation Gift Ideas for Your Intern

  College graduations are a grand accomplishment. A pretty big deal. I believe it’s appropriate for an intern manger to give a gift to their intern.  Many companies take the intern to brunch or lunch.  Here are 5 additional graduation gift ideas: Gift certificate or gift card (Amazon, Apple, Coffee, Restaurant) Company item with logo …

What Are Your Questions About Running An Internship Program?

  “If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.” –Albert Einstein   Read further for answers to more questions about how to run a successful internship program: Quality Internships Are Mutually Beneficial 5 Ways to Get the Best from Your Intern What Should I Teach My Intern? When Should I Discuss …