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How to Land Your First Social-Impact Internship

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Internships are a great way to explore career options while developing your skills through hands-on experience with social-impact organizations. While landing that first internship can be a challenge—especially when it seems like every listing requires previous work experience—it’s not impossible. After all, we all have to start somewhere, right? If you’re a current student or […]

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Supervising an Intern? Give as Much as You Ask

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Most social-impact work isn’t particularly glamorous; few of us enjoy personal assistants or fully-staffed administrative departments. However, what you will find plenty of in this sector are passionate and hard-working interns. If you’re lucky enough to have intern support, it may be tempting to breathe a sigh of relief while handing off important administrative tasks […]

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How to Design Your Dream Internship

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It’s no secret that when you begin your career search, internship experience will help you stand out from the competition. But how do you secure a paid internship with an organization you love? That is the million-dollar question. According to a study by the Chronicle of Higher Education, the most important resume element that employers […]

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International Internships | Make Your Dream a Reality

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Do you dream about traveling to far off lands? Do you want to be immersed in another culture? And do you want to build up your resume and network while doing it? Then an international internship might be for you. And despite some common misconceptions, they are easier to obtain then you may think. Read […]

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