All Work, No Pay: Finding an Internship, Building Your Resume, Making Connections, and Gaining Job Experience (Paperback)
Finding an Internship, Building Your Resume, Making Connections, and Gaining Job Experience
Ten Speed Press, 9781607741688, 208pp.
Publication Date: January 3, 2012
These days, a college resume without internship experience is considered naked. Indeed, statistics show that internship experience leads to more job offers with higher salaries and in this tough economy, college grads need all the help they can get.
Enter Lauren Berger, internships expert and CEO of Intern Queen, Inc., whose comprehensive guide reveals insider secrets to scoring the perfect internship, building invaluable connections, boosting transferable skills, and ultimately moving toward your dream career. She ll show you how to:
Discover the best internship opportunities, from big companies to virtual internships
Write effective resumes and cover letters
Nail phone, Skype, and in-person interviews
Know your rights as an intern
Use social networking to your advantage
Network like a pro
Impress your boss
Get solid letters of recommendation
Turn internships into job opportunities
With exercises, examples, and a go-getter attitude, this next-generation internship manual provides all the cutting-edge information students and recent grads will need to get a competitive edge in the job market. So what are you waiting for?
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Praise For All Work, No Pay: Finding an Internship, Building Your Resume, Making Connections, and Gaining Job Experience…
“All Work, No Pay is a must-have book for college students. It provides the most relevant, useful information for anyone who wants to land an internship. Highly recommended!”
—Katie Curcio, director, internship program, CBS News