The International Internships Blog is a collaboration by The Intern Group staff, alumni and current participants to give you career advice & tips, program information, & so much more!

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Why travel is the best holiday gift

December 4, 2018

New clothing and technology are great gifts when wrapped up under the Christmas tree. However, nothing can really replace the wonder of a trip abroad. Whether you’re looking to treat…

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Top Careers for Business Majors

November 28, 2018

Majoring in business is great for young people interested in the private sector. A business major is one of the most marketable undergraduate degrees and can lead to a stable…

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Alumni Series: Arlee on the importance of a global perspective

November 27, 2018

As a student in Texas, Arlee Pryor had never been outside the U.S. before interning abroad. During her time as an intern, she explored the UK, learned the importance of…

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How to improve your communication skills

6 Ways to improve your communication skills

November 23, 2018

Regardless of which industry or career you plan to enter, you should always be improving your communication skills. In order to be a good team member, employee, and leader, it…

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ways to improve interpersonal skills

7 ways to improve interpersonal skills

November 2, 2018

When you’re gaining experience in a new country and culture, there are endless ways to improve interpersonal skills. As an international intern, you’ll grow personally and professionally. This growth is…

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ways to be more productive

7 Ways To Be More Productive

October 26, 2018

Whether you’re a student, recent graduate or full-time employee, you’re probably trying to maximize your productivity. No matter where you’re at in your professional journey, there are several ways to…

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good leadership skills

6 Crucial Leadership Skills For Young Professionals

October 19, 2018

As you advance in your career field or your studies, you will likely have leadership opportunities. Whether you’re taking the lead on a group project for class, or heading a…

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internships for recent graduates

4 benefits of international internships for recent graduates

October 12, 2018

As a recent university graduate, it’s time to find a job or internship. The ideal internships for recent graduates are those that allow you to build the foundations of a…

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What can I do with a liberal arts degree?

Top 9 careers for a liberal arts degree

October 9, 2018

Worried about what to do with your liberal arts degree? You don’t have to be. Liberal arts degrees are very handy and versatile, allowing access to a wide variety of career…

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PR and Marketing internships in Barcelona

PR and Marketing internships in Barcelona

October 8, 2018

Launch your career in PR and Marketing in one of the most stunning cities in the world. PR and Marketing internships in Barcelona combine the excitement of an international adventure…

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why you need a mentor

5 reasons why you need a mentor

October 4, 2018

As a young professional, you are looking for all the help and advice you can get. While you’re still a student you have the fantastic resource of your professors and…

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real estate internships in Toronto

Real Estate internships in Toronto

October 2, 2018

Toronto is an ideal place for aspiring real estate professionals to earn experience and live out an adventure. While interning in firms with some of the industry’s best professionals, international…

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