Do internships really offer job seekers a competitive advantage? According to career counselor Peter Vogt, the answer is – absolutely. In his book Career Wisdom for College Students, Peter provides reasons employers tend to make positive assumptions about students who have completed internships:
Now that you’re sold on the value of an internship, you might be wondering what kinds of opportunities are available in Vermont. I recommend you start by exploring Career Services at CCV. To find internships that provide rich learning opportunities, search listings on CCV Career Connections and Vermont Internships.
When you find an internship, we’d love to hear about it. And for those of you who have had internships – do you have any advice to offer for a successful internship experience?