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Week 1 of your internship as told by GIFs

The first week of an internship can be quite the roller coaster of emotions. So many new people and tasks and office supplies… it can be stressful if you’re not willing to laugh at yourself just a little!

 

 

The night before your first day:

 

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When your boss introduces you to your new colleagues:

 

Expectation:

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Reality:

 

 

Waiting for your lunch break:

 

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When your boss says you did a good job on something:

 

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Scoping the premises for attractive coworkers:

 

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Getting back to work after your lunch break:

 

Expectation:

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Reality:

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Meeting the CEO:

 

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Your first approaching deadline:

 

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Accidentally replying all to a company-wide email:

 

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When Thursday rolls around and you’ve already worn all your new office clothes:

 

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Friday night after your first week is over:

 

Expectation:

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Reality:

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Photos and blog by Elizabeth Trovall

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