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This Company Is Hiring A Candy Connoisseur & The Position Sounds So Sweet

As a little kid, I had a lot of different (and unusual) aspirations. When I was really young, I aspired to somehow become a puppy — but since that wasn't quite attainable, I started to consider becoming a zookeeper. However, throughout my 23 years, I…
By Lizzy Rosenberg

Harvey Weinstein Still Owes Malia Obama Money From Her Internship, Apparently

More bad news for Harvey Weinstein and his company Weinstein Co. On Monday March 19, it was announced that the Weinstein Company would be filing for bankruptcy — but they still owe some very important people some money. According to a recent report, …
By Daniella Bondar

5 Ways To Still Enjoy Your Summer When Your Internship Is Taking Over Your Life

Landing a summer internship, especially one you've been wishing and hoping for, is an epic feeling. That acceptance phone call makes you feel flattered AF, because the applicant pool seems to get more competitive with each passing day. On the first d…
By Tessa Harvey

4 Tips To Help You Lock Down An Internship And Land Your Dream Job

Internships are an integral part of any college experience because they allow you to test out the different careers you can apply your degree to. It's also crucial for making connections and networking, so you'll have valuable references to help you …
By Unwritten

These 10 Internships Are Most Likely To Score You Jobs After, So Suffer Wisely

Let's talk about internships. They can be a huge pain in the ass, there's no guarantee of a job after and they often end up being a huge waste of time. Then occasionally, applying for the right internship might just be the best decision you ever make…
By Harley Tamplin

Miserable Pic Of Malia Obama At Internship Will Bring Back So Many Bad Memories

While Barack and Michelle take a post-presidency breather on dreamy Necker Island, their daughter Malia Obama is hard at work. The hustling 18-year-old was spotted at her internship on Tuesday, and she looked a little distressed. Apparently, the teen…
By Amanda LeeAnn

These 10 Internship Process Hacks Prove It's Just Like Online Dating

The internship process is long and arduous. As a current graduate student of Syracuse University, I know it was a painstaking process for me. If you are reading this article, I assume you are freaking out because you don't have an internship. Or mayb…
By Zach Schleien

Malia Obama Casually Scores Coolest Internship In Hollywood Before Harvard

Today marks the end of an era as Barack Obama steps down from his role as president of the United States and Donald Trump takes over. However, it appears some members of the Obama family aren't ready to step away from the spotlight just yet. After ma…
By Kaylin Pound

5 Easy Ways To Stand Out From The Competition While Applying For Internships

If you're a college or graduate student looking to gain some internship experience, you're not alone. In fact, millions of students countrywide are seeking the same thing, which means you're probably asking yourself, "How do I stand out?" Although th…
By Narendra Sharma

6 Tips For Landing An Interview For Your Dream Internship

It's that time of the year again -- your procrastination is running high and you're running low on time to apply for your dream internship. The thought of revising your outdated resume, and rewriting cover letter after cover letter, makes you want to…
By Emily Rosman

Facebook Interns Earn More Than Half Of America, So Your Unpaid Internship Sucks

I don't care how good you think your internship is (or past internships were), it probably sucked compared to what interns get at Facebook and other giant Silicon Valley companies. Get ready to have your heart broken. Interns at Facebook make $7,500 …
By Talia Koren

Should You Really Accept An Unpaid Internship?

Internships can be great learning experiences where you get hands-on training from professionals in your field who are grooming you to become the next best thing, all while earning enough money to make rent and occasionally eat something other than r…
By Blake Lauren Geary

College Grads May Now Have To Compete With This Generation For Internships

In college, you probably envisioned competing with hoards of other students and recent college graduates for internships. Well, the competition could be getting tougher. College students and graduates may have to start competing with older generation…
By Talia Koren

Here's Why You're Not Making A Great First Impression At Your Internship

An internship is the best teacher. They are the most valuable experiences one will ever have in college. But being an intern isn't all fun and games. In fact, the fun and the games are very limited. Interning is all about extracting as much as you ca…
By Samantha Bell

How On-Campus Internships Can Help You Avoid Working For Free Post-Grad

With my graduation from Texas Christian University approaching in just three weeks, I've begun to reflect on my college career and what I've learned during my four years as a horned frog. As a collegiate student-athlete, finding enough hours in the d…
By Catherine Rash

7 Internship Horror Stories That'll Make Yours Seem Way Less Awful

During my college career, I completed seven internships. Seven! I knew that if I ever wanted to work in media, I needed real-world experience. Media is a hugely competitive field, and it takes plenty of networking to succeed. Plus, you don't really u…
By Izabella Zaydenberg

The 5 Stressful Stages Of Applying To A Summer Internship

With summer just around the corner, the weather is warmer, people are happier and life seems, in all aspects, better. Well, that's until you realize you should have started applying to summer internships yesterday. With this realization, you will lik…
By Sydney Engelhardt

5 Things Young Women Should Be Gaining From Their College Internships

The time you spend in college as a young woman is as exhilarating as it is terrifying. You will learn a lot about yourself in the midst of school and social events. The working world is on the horizon, which inevitably means an internship is, too. Yo…
By Luciana Pavisich

No Surprise: 4 Reasons Internships Lead To Better, Career-Geared Jobs

While you’re still in school, your real, grown-up job seems so far away. But, I promise you it’s not. While you might want to hold off on having an internship until your senior year, don’t. And don’t just take any internship that comes your way. Get …
By Nathan Parcells

Intern To Employee: 6 Keys To Landing A Job Through Your Internship

When you're hired as an intern, you have many opportunities to take advantage of. For one, you gain great professional experience and are able to network with other interns and staff members on a daily basis. You also have an in-depth perspective of …
By Danielle Bertoli

Treat It Like The Real Deal: 5 Ways To Make The Most Of An Internship

Whether it’s for credit or dollars, the majority of college students are spending their summers at internships. We’ve been told countless times about the importance of internships and why they're essential for any success in our desired careers. Ther…
By Miranda Kulp

6 Reasons An Unpaid Internship Is Absolutely Worth Your Time

College is expensive. Between rent, groceries, gas money, bills and nights out, it can be hard to make ends meet, especially when so much time is spent in class and time to work is limited. Many college students are faced with a tough choice: taking …
By Ashley Gearheart

Teen With Down Syndrome Has The Best Reaction To Landing An Internship (Video)

Ben Sunderman leads the good life. Fresh off his role as prom king, the Texas teenager with Down syndrome just landed his first job. A heartwarming video filmed by his mom, Sharon, shows the 19-year-old's reaction to opening an envelope from Project …
By Emily Arata

Internship Season: 7 Tips To Make Your Summer Gig A Full-Time Job

For two summers during college, I had the opportunity to intern at the New York Stock Exchange. Internships are a great way to learn about your future career interests (and the things you're absolutely not interested in doing), but more importantly, …
By Erica Tausch

8 Reasons Even The Worst Internships Will Help You Later In Life

Think you're just wasting your time with pointless internships and their crappy/nonexistent wages? Think again! I've realized you learn valuable lessons from each one, and you take these lessons with you when you go on to bigger and better things. So…
By Ceylan Kumbarji

13 Ways To Make Your PR Internship Your B*tch

When you hear the term "public relations," you either know what it is and love it, or you know what it is and find it absolutely annoying. If you're the latter, you probably think of conniving people who strategize product placement and pitch to peop…
By Anonymous

4 Reasons To Consider Taking An Unpaid Internship

On November 4, Governor of the Bank of Canada Stephen Poloz gave an interview to Bloomberg, where he made comments regarding unemployment of young people in Canada. Mr. Poloz assertively implies that unemployed young people should really go for unpai…
By Leyla Abdullayeva

Why Unpaid Internships Are Unfair And Favor The Rich

In the fall of my junior year of college, I was attending school full-time and working part-time as a bank teller. At the time, many of my peers, along with some professionals around me, emphasized the importance of doing internships before graduatin…
By Stephanie Nunez

6 Things My Internship Taught Me About How To Snag Real-World Success

Unlike some kids, I knew at a young age how I intended to spend my life. Since I was able to read, my nose has been stuck in fashion magazines. Coming from a small town called Mountain Top (yes, it is on top of a mountain), I always thought my dreams…
By Ashley Vargas

7 Ways To Impress The Boss At Your Internship And Land A Full-Time Job

"Hello again," the Starbucks barista says to you as you hurriedly slam the list of the latest orders on the counter. "Do you need help carrying this?" he or she asks, to which you reply, "No, I think I've got it," as you wipe the sweat from your fore…
By Stephanie Sharlow

4 Ways Internships Are Still Vital To Landing A Post-College Job

When can a post-grad find love? I'm not talking about actual love -- there are several apps for that; I'm talking true, gainful employment love. Many people find themselves graduating from college with an undergraduate degree and more than a few good…
By Chris James

How To Land An Internship At The Next Facebook

If you're getting a job the traditional way, you're doing it wrong. Companies are getting thousands of online applications. The next Facebook is likely just a startup right now. Instagram had only 13 employees when it was acquired by Facebook for $1 …
By Dave Fontenot

The Ultimate Gen-Y Struggle: How To Get Through Your Unpaid Internship

If you are currently in the process of getting your undergraduate degree, your university or college has probably stressed that the only way to land a job after graduation is to have several internships under your belt. The downside of these sacred i…
By Amy Dickey

9 Key Tips To Remember During Your Internship (And Maybe Even Land A Job)

Congratulations! You’re unfortunate enough to be flung into the workforce during a time when it is nearly impossible to thrive. You have your parents to thank for conceiving you in the late 80s to early 90s. Time to fly or die, baby! As if it were ev…
By Kayla Beckmann

Millennials And Slave Labor: Why Gen-Y Is Stuck In A Never-Ending Cycle Of Unpaid Internships

Congratulations on receiving that freshly-minted college diploma! Now, enjoy busting your tail for little-to-no pay as an intern for the next few years, striving to accrue the necessary experience to qualify you for that assistant-to-the-assistant ac…
By Aaron Kaufman

How That Unpaid Internship Will Help You In The Long Run

A couple of weeks ago, while my viewing my Twitter timeline, I stumbled across some vital tweets from radio VJ Charlamagne Tha God, one of the hosts of The Breakfast Club on Power 105.1. He was tweeting his advice out to those trying to make their ow…
By James Teague

Internships: Why Being An Office B*tch For A Summer Won't Further Your Career

Let’s be honest for a moment -- who actually likes their internship? I don’t mean tolerate or bear with, I mean who wholeheartedly enjoys waking up every single day, looking forward to work? When you’re an intern, life isn’t all you think it's cracke…
By Ashley Fern

How Your Unpaid Internship Broke Laws Written Decades Ago

When students sign up for an unpaid internship, they pretty much know what they're getting into. They take the financial hit and accept being poor for that summer (apart from having a second job and/or being subsidized by their parents) in order to g…
By Joseph Milord

Why Your Internship Is More Important Than Ever

You may be banking on your degree to earn you a job once you graduate, but a report from the Wall Street Journal's Melissa Korn says that a full-time offer is increasingly likely to come from a company you've grown familiar with. "Banks and consultin…
By Joseph Milord

The Crucial Mistakes You Are Making At Your Internship

An internship is a time for you to learn and develop your skills in your respective field. It can be a great experience if you use your whole time there properly. Many times internships are used as opportunities to gain an understanding of what field…
By Eddie Cuffin

Check Out These 20 Tips To Surviving An Internship At Goldman Sachs

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be an intern at a major firm like Goldman Sachs? If you think it’s anything like the Goldman Sachs Elevator Gossip Twitter page, you wouldn’t be too far off. A Goldman Sachs insider published a guide to new Go…
By Robert Gordon