Interviews make people nervous for any number of reasons. First thing’s first: breathe. While it can be difficult to remember to “be yourself” during an interview, it’s crucial. Keep your wits about you. You can win this game.
To land an internship in a tough job market, you must build and maintain a strong network. Luckily, you can do it all in one place. LinkedIn offers a variety of applications to help you network and get a great internship.
You have a Facebook profile, complete with 200 pictures and over 1,000 friends. You have 500+ followers on Twitter. Your number of LinkedIn connections is through the roof. No doubt, having all of these contacts – in all of these networks – will guarantee the internship of your dreams. Or… it could keep you from getting an internship as an assistant janitor. It’s important to remember that marketing of you as a brand – and the organizations you’re a part of – through social media can hurt more than help your chances of getting that elusive perfect internship. Luckily for