For the month of November, The Intern Hustle’s YouTube channel showcased a series on internship goals. I also crossed “first podcast interview” off my list! It was a busy month with travel and the Thanksgiving holiday, and I’m just thankful I got it all done!
The internship goals video series and podcast episode are both linked below. Go get your binge-watch on!
November 5, 2018 – How to Increase Your Chances of Landing the Internship
Are you setting the right goals to help you land an internship? Regardless of what stage of the process you’re in, I’m sharing the three things you MUST do when setting goals. I’m also sharing a few different examples to get you started.
This video is part one of a three part series on internship goal setting. The focus is on setting goals to increase your chances of landing the internship. Give it a watch and then keep scrolling for parts two and three of the series — How to succeed at your internship and how to maximize your internship experience once it’s over.
November 12, 2018 – How to Succeed at Your Internship
Going into the internship, it is always good to sit down with your supervisor and map out what success looks like as an intern with their company. Some companies have very clear expectations for their interns and will have specific projects set aside for you. And (truth time) other companies have no clue what to do with you and exactly how you can contribute.
You need to be personally responsible for setting goals at the beginning of your internship to ensure you get the most out of the experience. This video is part two of a three-part series on internship goal setting. Scroll up to watch part one, and down to watch part three.
November 19, 2018 – How to Maximize Your Internship after It’s Over
What do you do once you complete your internship? How do you make the most of the experience you gained? These are the questions you should be asking yourself in the last couple weeks of your internship. That is the best time to plan for next steps. If you wait too long after the internship is over, you’re going to forget some of the important details and lose touch with your professional contacts.
This is the final video of a three-part video series on Internship Goals. In this video, I’m sharing example goals that you can set to help you maximize your internship once it’s over. If you haven’t watched videos one and two in the series, scroll up, and click here for my free LinkedIn training for college students that I mention in this video.
November 26, 2018 – Podcast Episode: How to Secure and Leverage Internships for Career Success
On this Monday, I traded YouTube video for podcast interview. I was featured as a guest on Dr. Erin Wheeler’s Woke Wise College Kids podcast.
We chatted about my personal college experience and I shared some advice for how college students can secure and leverage internships. You can listen to the episode here, or on all major podcast platforms.