How Finding Good Summer Internships is Like Dating

Finding an Internship is Like Dating!

One of the key points I tried to make is how similar internship search is to dating. In fact, the video clip above is where I explain the striking similarities! The fact is, you aren't just willing to date ANYONE. Just like you don't want just ANY job, right? So, you need to realize the importance of focus in your summer internship search!

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What's your best advice for finding a mate, er' I mean summer internship? Tell us about your best summer internship and how you got it? Finding summer internships image from Shutterstock
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