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11 Ways To Get Ahead

11 ways to get ahead during the holidays

December 11, 2017

Make your holiday break really count this year. As you sip on hot cocoa and feast on festive snacks this month, make sure to find the time to do some…

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Alumni Series: Kathy’s Marketing Internship in Hong Kong

December 3, 2017

  During my six-month Hong Kong marketing internship, I’ve learned a lot about the working culture in Hong Kong, the events industry, and my career potential. The highlight of my…

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9 things never to include in your cover letter

November 30, 2017

A cover letter should be a polished professional introduction. It’s worth investing some time and effort into making it really shine. To ensure you’re given an honest chance at a…

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6 reasons to choose experiences over things

November 29, 2017

Dear Danielle, my name is Hannah and I’ve just been accepted to The Intern Group’s Chicago program next year and I am so excited! I read your blog, “How to…

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Alumni Series: Lessons from my production assistant internship in Australia

November 28, 2017

  My name is Hannah Brown and I’m an alumna of The Intern Group’s program in Australia. I completed an international production assistant internship. In the weeks before I left…

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PR and Marketing internships in Tokyo

November 27, 2017

Prepare for dynamic and exciting career opportunities in one of Japan’s most alluring cities with PR and Marketing internships in Tokyo. There are few cities in the world as special…

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Ask the Intern: What sort of finance internship can I do?

November 15, 2017

Dear Danielle, my name is Rohan and I’m a sophomore in university now, majoring in Finance with a strong focus in Accounting. I would love to gain international experience in…

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Hospitality, Events and Tourism internships in Chicago

November 14, 2017

Chicago is one of the leading cities for tourism in the United States, ripe with museums, concerts, events, culture and more. Whether for business or pleasure, tens of millions of…

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9 ways to sabotage your job interview

November 9, 2017

Job interviews demand a lot of preparation and energy. You’re expected to prove you’re worthy of a job – over all of the other extremely qualified candidates. That’s why it’s…

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Ask The Intern: 7 tips for interns on a budget in Melbourne

November 8, 2017

Dear Danielle, my name is Ashlea and I have just been accepted to The Intern Group’s program in Australia. I am so excited to intern abroad in a place that’s…

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Interns of Madrid: What is life like in Spain?

November 7, 2017

What is life like in Spain? Five alumni from The Intern Group Madrid tell all in their photo-op series, “Interns of Madrid.” From the food, to the warm culture, to…

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9 key habits of the world’s most successful professionals

November 6, 2017

Successful people are not successful by accident. It comes from hard work, intelligence, stamina and positive work habits. If you’re seeking a fruitful career path, pay attention to these 9…

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