Home Uncategorized Internship Doesn’t Look Interesting, But It’s All I Got

Internship Doesn’t Look Interesting, But It’s All I Got

0

Dear Experts,

I applied for a few spring internships and only heard back from one. The interview went well and I have a feeling I’ll get the position. Unfortunately, this internship program is the least interesting of the three I applied to.

Even though I don’t think I’ll enjoy myself, should I take this internship position? It’s also the least related to my major out of the three.

Here is how our CAREEREALISM-Approved Experts answered this question on Twitter:

Q#359 Unless you have a better plan for your time, I would take it. You can always continue looking while you gain experience. (@gradversity)

Q#359 U never know, might end up lovin it. Regardless it’s a learning experience. Remain positive & give it ur best effort. (@DebraWheatman)

Q#359 If U really don’t want it, prob won’t get it. Chg attitude: it’s a chance 4 U 2 dev skills, gain exper. (@juliaerickson)

Q#359 Sometimes opp. to learn outweighs enjoyment factor. If only opp. avail. better to learn something new & expand skills. (@DawnBugni)

Q#359 If the alternative is sitting at home on your butt, then go for the internship! (@beneubanks)

Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the “Search” box in the right-hand column of this website.

Comments


comments

Work It Daily This career advice site provides daily personal branding tips and job search advice from approved career experts and businesses to over 1,000,000 visitors each month.