Many people would say the same thing about their internship. They wish they could have done something different. Find a mentor. Work harder. Make friends. So don’t want to miss out the opportunities that your internship can bring you. Check out the list below.
#1. There is a good chance you can get the return offer.
#2. It’s so easy to exceed expectations when everyone expects you to be an “intern”.
Insider tips: The best time to perform when no one else expects you to – this is how you exceed expectations. I once asked a partner what his secret for success is, he said: always try to exceed expectations.
#3. You can find a mentor for the life time.
#4. You can develop a rich network.
Insider Tips: If you like to meet different people, try bringing people together. Organizing events is one of the easy ways to get yourself noticed.
#5. You will understand the in and out of an industry.
#6. You will get closer to your dream.
#7. Referral letter and other internship opportunity.
CareerTipsHK: I hope you get to read this before your internship or at the beginning of your internship. Please try these tips out and let me know how things work out. Currently we are offering five free CV health checks on a weekly basis. Please feel free to write us with any questions that you may have regarding graduate jobs or internships.
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- Figure out what your dream job is
- Make the right connections
- Craft a CV that the hiring manager can’t ignore (even if you’re underqualified)
- Crush every interview
- And much more
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