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Posted June 11, 2014 by

Why Finding an Internship Might be More Important to Employers than the Degree You Have

While getting a college degree should be respected, it might not be a bad idea to consider finding an internship this summer to boost your chances of employment.  Learn more in the following post.

As many students head home for summer, they are faced with an age-old decision: what will they do with their free time? Most will take on a summer job, while others may stay on campus to attend summer classes. Others, according to a recent study, will do the best

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Posted June 02, 2014 by

Want to be a Summer Internship Finder? 6 Ways to Get a Position Just in Time for the Season

If you desire to become a summer internship finder, the following post suggest six ways to land a position just in time for the season.

With summer internship season just about in full swing, you may feel like you’ve been left in the dust. While most of your friends are staring up their summer internships, it seems like you’re the only one who hasn’t secured something for the summer. Feeling lost and frustrated with your internship search, you begin to wonder if you should

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Posted June 02, 2014 by

Summer Internship Finder, 6 Tips for Success in Your New Position

If you are a summer internship finder preparing to start your new position, check out six tips in the following post to help you achieve success.

Often I think back to an internship experience I had last summer. I remember the projects I worked on, the day-to-day processes I learned and improved, and why I felt summer internships were a good experience for me, and for my career. How was I able to turn a low-key internship into one of the most

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Posted May 08, 2014 by

Internship Finder, 5 Ideas that Are Not Always True About a Summer Internship

For an internship finder expecting to find the perfect summer internship, the following post has five ideas that aren’t always true when it comes to landing one of these positions.

If you’re like many college students, you may be deciding how you’ll spend your summer. Maybe you’ll go home and work a summer job. You might even have the opportunity to study abroad. Or, you could be hoping to land that perfect summer internship. If you fall into that last

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Posted April 17, 2014 by

Are You a Fashion Internship Finder? 5 Opportunities to Consider

If you are an internship finder who is interested in the world of fashion, the following post shares some opportunities you may be interested in.

Featured: Featured It’s summer internship season and fashion internships are HARD to get! Here are five internships from our site to check out. Let us know what you think! Enjoy! David Yurman – PR Internship Cynthia Rose – Luxury Fashion Internship Kensie – Showroom Internship read more

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Posted April 11, 2014 by

Internship Finder, Do You Have a Phone Interview Coming Up? Things You Need to Remember

If you are an internship finder with a phone interview coming up, the following post has some things for you to keep in mind for success.

Featured: Featured Internship season is in high gear and I know a lot of you are dealing with phone interviews; especially those of you who plan on going to another state or country for a summer internship. Here are some of my top tips to rock the phone interview: 1. Show the employee you can carry the

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Posted September 27, 2013 by

Five tips for balancing internships and school

A young college intern working at her desk

A young college intern working at her desk. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

The beauty of a summer internship is that you can devote most of your time and energy to the internship, since you’re probably not in school. Fall and spring interns don’t have the same luxury though, and often find themselves balancing a full course load, an internship, and possibly even a job. Can it all be done?

It can, if you know how to balance it all. Here are five tips for balancing internships and school. (more…)

Posted September 19, 2013 by

2013 Best Internship on Earth Outdoor Youth Ambassadors: Episode 2

Check out The Best Internship on Earth 2013 Outdoor Youth Ambassadors, Daniel and Izzy, in the following video while spending time in Boulder, Colorado with the local youth outing group for a weekend howling with the wolves. (more…)

Posted August 26, 2013 by

6 Ways a Summer Internship Finder Can Keep in Touch with a Former Boss after the Experience

Are you a summer intern who has finished or is about to finish your internship?  Even though, the experience is or about to be over, that doesn’t mean communication with your former boss has to be.  The following post shares six ways an internship finder can keep in touch.

Featured: Featured I know most of you are finishing up your summer internships. Here are some tips on how to stay in touch with your summer internship coordinator after the internship ends: 1. Find out his or her birthday. Put this on your calendar and remember it every year for the rest of your

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Posted August 01, 2013 by

2013 Best Internship on Earth Outdoor Youth Ambassadors: Episode 1

The Sierra Club, the largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization, is thrilled to announce the 2013 Outdoor Youth Ambassadors for the 4th annual Best Internship on Earth.

Daniel Cespedes is a rising senior at Oregon State University, where he is studying visual storytelling.  An avid videographer and photographer, Daniel is combining his interests in the natural world with film production and travel.  He is also a bagpiping instructor.

Izzy Weisz is a rising sophomore at Pitzer College (Claremont, CA).  An environmental policy major, she is passionate about the environment, social activism, outdoor adventure and inspiring youth to enjoy spending time outside.  Izzy is also a soccer coach.

From historic climate rallies and high-adrenaline outdoor adventures to student leadership gatherings and celebrity experiences in nature, these outdoor enthusiasts will have VIP access to the Sierra Club. Daniel will utilize his skills in video production and editing, collaborating with on camera presenter Izzy and bringing us all along on the adventure.

In the following video, meet Daniel Cespedes and Izzy Weisz, the two newest interns for the 2013 Best Internship on Earth and see what they have done early on. (more…)