Posts from the ‘Internships’ category

These Interns Want You to Learn From Their Mistakes

Feel like your internship isn’t as awesome as you thought it’d be? You’re not alone. Read some tips from former interns who have been there and survived.

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Here’s a Better Way to Spend Your Next School Break

Ah, winter break. It’s the perfect time to catch up on sleep, do a ton of laundry, and enjoy Mom’s special pancakes, and cookies, and lasagna,…

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How to Channel The Godfather and Use Pain to Get a Job After College

What’s it like to be a job-seeker these days? It sucks. The truth of the matter is that it’s nearly impossible to tell whether you’re a…

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How to Get Hired After Your Internship: Ross Manderscheid, Business Operations Analyst at Kaiser Permanente

It’s never too early to start networking. That’s one of the key lessons Ross Manderscheid, Business Operations Analyst at Kaiser Permanente learned when he was still…

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This Internship Chose Me: Making the Most of On-Campus Opportunities

Sometimes you don’t have to venture too far to find the perfect internship. Maddy Wagar, a Psychology major at Reed College used her photography skills to…

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The Intern’s Guide to Surviving Summer in San Francisco

Hired as summer interns, we came to San Francisco with mixed expectations. Jessica Moore (interactive design intern) was born and raised in Sunnyvale, CA, so she’d…

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Knock. Knock. Who’s There? An Inside Look at the Internship Experience Behind AfterCollege’s Doors

The sign outside of the AfterCollege office reads: VISITORS AND DELIVERIES, PLEASE KNOCK LOUDLY AND SOMEONE WILL BE RIGHT WITH YOU THANKS, AfterCollege I stood outside…

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How to Get Fired from Your Internship (And What to Do Next)

Ever wonder if it’s possible to get fired from an internship? The short answer is yes. For the longer answer, read on as Melissa Nguyen talks to Stephen…

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Is There a Right Way to Write? My Internship at AfterCollege

I graduated from the University of Redlands in May 2012 with a BA in Creative Writing. Great. Awesome. Where did that leave me? I mean, apart from…

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Computer Butler! Software Development Intern Simon Luppescu Helps Our Site Better Serve You

Simon is helping computers learn. He is already fully engaged in a machine learning project that will allow previous data to be used in order to…

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