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Intern Insider by Tammy Trujillo

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Chapter 8Pro-Active Interning—Making the Most of Your Internship

  • Making the Most of Your Internship
  • Ethical Interning

Your internship is going to be basically as good as you make it. You have a limited time at your internship site so you want to do as much as you possibly can while making a lasting impression on the people who may be able to help you in the future.

One of the most common reasons that companies give for not offering internships is that interns need too much supervision and they simply don’t have the time to keep an eye on them or find things to keep them busy. That’s why you want to be pro-active on your internship.

You basically have two missions during your internship. You want to show the company and your supervisors what ...

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