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Resilience: The Most Important Skill for Internship Success


Lately, I have been thinking about all the failure that has led me to today.

I entered college as a biology major, and after failing at the sciences, made one of the best choices of my life. I declared English Literature as my major, brought my ailing GPA way up, and never missed a class, because I was genuinely interested in the coursework.

By the time I graduated, I had completed three publishing internships with the hopes of one day becoming a book editor…   

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