All Work, No Pay

Finding an Internship, Building Your Resume, Making Connections, and Gaining Job Experience

by Lauren Berger

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Land Killer Internships--and Make the Most of Them!

These days, a college resume without internship experience is considered "naked." Indeed, statistics show that internship experience leads to more job offers with highersalaries--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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Publisher: Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony

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  • Release date: January 3, 2012

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  • ISBN: 9781607741695
  • Release date: January 3, 2012

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  • ISBN: 9781607741695
  • File size: 2973 KB
  • Release date: January 3, 2012

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Land Killer Internships--and Make the Most of Them!

These days, a college resume without internship experience is considered "naked." Indeed, statistics show that internship experience leads to more job offers with highersalaries--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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