Category Archives: marketing internships

Guidelines Eased for Unpaid Internships

                                                                  Could your Business Benefit from an Intern? The U.S. Labor Department rolled out new guidelines for 2018 that make it easier for companies to hire unpaid interns. Our highly structured, educational program has always met the strictest guidelines for both paid and unpaid internships. We have matched talented interns to […]

Startup Internships: Are You Ready To Join One Of These Exciting Companies?

  What could be more exciting than interning at a really cool company with really bright young employees?  If you are a fan of Twitter, SnapChat or Vine or watch pitches on Shark Tank, you may have what it takes to join an exciting startup in Boston.       A startup summer internship would […]

6 Tips on Asking for a Letter of Recommendation

  Whether on a job or internship, asking for a letter of recommendation is one of the most stressful but important tasks. Students in our program tell us that they use their letters for many years to come.   Here are a few helpful tips:   1. Ask your immediate supervisor, the person who you […]

15 Guidelines For Interns To Achieve Professionalism In The Workplace

Here are 15 helpful guidelines for interns who want to achieve high levels of professionalism in the workplace:   1. Most important- Always be on time! In an emergency, call if late.   2. Dress in a professional manner. • Ask your mentor what’s appropriate for the office.   3. Develop a good relationship with […]

3 Types of Girls, 3 Types of Fashion Internships

We often hear from teenage girls who dream about an internship in fashion. Fashion internships can involve a multitude of experiences, so as we meet with individual students, we try to identify the type of experience that would best match their skills and particular interests.   Hannah     Hannah was passionate about writing and […]

It’s not too late for a Boston Summer Internship!

Internship Connection has had a very busy spring and we have just about placed all of our students. We have recently been approached by some very exciting companies on the Boston waterfront in the Innovation District who would love interns from our program. If you are a high school or college student interested in start-ups, […]

New York High School Students make a Splash on their Summer Internships!

Congratulations to Evan Attipoe, Mt. Vernon, NY and Sophie Nir from Manhattan who started their career paths through their summer internships in marketing and fashion. Evan’s objective was to gain exposure to the field of marketing and digital media. We helped Evan create a resume and prepare for a workplace interview that emphasized his interest […]