• Internship Timeline

    8/7/17
    By: Amy Marie Charland and Mary Ann Lawson-Courtesy of the National Association of Colleges and Employers

    It’s never too early to start planning for your internship. The total process—finding an internship and applying and interviewing for it—can take several weeks or even months. Here is a general timeli … Continued

  • Climb to Your Career in Four Years

    8/3/17
    By: Courtesy of the National Association of Colleges and Employers

    Where will you be in four years? Will you be ready to join the work force? Maybe you have your future planned: You know what you want to be after graduation and you have an idea of how to get there. O … Continued

  • Building Relevant Work Experience

    7/27/17
    By: Courtesy of the National Association of Colleges and Employers

    Getting the Most From Your Internship Experience Learning, confirming, impressing, and positioning. When you take an internship, these should be four of your goals. Of course you want to learn as much … Continued

  • Do Interns or Co-ops Get Benefits?

    6/22/17
    By: Courtesy of the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

    Sometimes employers offer benefits—perks that come with the job—to interns and co-op students. The most-often provided benefit, from intern and co-op employers, are social activities—activities such a … Continued

  • What Do Students Really Want From a Summer Internship?

    6/18/17
    By: Courtesy of the National Association of Colleges and Employers

    This past summer, employer Booz Allen Hamilton was joined by a summer intern, Gabrielle Gaeta, from the University of Michigan. While she was working she answered some questions about what students ar … Continued

  • Relevant Work Experience a Key for Job-Search Success

    5/25/17
    By: Courtesy of the National Association of Colleges and Employers

    We know that recruiters looking for candidates to hire for their organizations want college graduates who are a proper fit for their culture and industry. But, without being hired full time, how can y … Continued

  • 25 Short, Sweet Tips for Success as a Summer Intern

    5/15/17
    By: Sarah Steenrod is Director of Undergraduate Career Consultation and Programs in the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University. Courtesy of the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

    While it seems like just yesterday (okay, so more like 13 years ago) I was an intern at Neiman Marcus in Las Vegas, the lessons I learned and experiences I had a during that pivotal time in my college … Continued

  • 5 Tips to be the Best Intern EVER!

    4/10/17
    By: Jade Barricelli, Sr. Assistant Director

    Okay, you got the internship. Now what? It’s one thing to have an internship, it’s another to have a valuable experience that results in new skills, recommendations, connections, or even a full time j … Continued

  • Spring has Sprung /The Grass Has Ris/Wonder Where Your Internship (or job) Is?

    3/20/17
    By: Jacquelyn Gist, Assistant Director

    After a long grey winter, it is suddenly spring! The campus is in bloom, mid -terms are almost done and Spring Break is here. It is time to lay back catch some sun, watch some basketball and forget ab … Continued

  • A Healthy Use of Your Time

    3/20/17
    By: Chad Collins, Sr. Assistant Director

    As a UNC student, you already know that time management is a very important part of being successful in college.  When you are looking for a full time job or internship, it is also extremely important … Continued