Interning in a field of choice will stand out on a students resume and help them with their job search after graduation. Participating interns gain on-the-job training that integrates education, career development and public service, while agencies hosting interns benefit from the contributions of creativeand innovative students. Everyone a student meets during the course of their internship is now a contact. These people can help guide their career path as they make their way into the business world. These people know other people in the industry as well and can provide introductions.
Finally, being an intern in the Game Presentation Department pushed me to further develop myself and mature as not only an individual but also a professional. One of Elizabethtown College’s five goals for its students is to “provide professional expertise: help students discover the resources needed to enhance classroom success and to navigate diverse cultural perspectives.” While applying for internships last semester Professor Elicker took it upon himself to provide the professional expertise the school hopes to provide. He took time out of his schedule to look over my resume, editing it and giving me recommendations on how to make it better. After I was offered an interview, Professor Elicker took extra time and helped prepare me with a mock interview. Even before I stepped foot in my internship, Professor Elicker helped Elizabethtown College fulfil one of their goals and provide professional expertise while helping a student.
By practically perform the functions of Human Resource department polish my mind and enhance the knowledge and I became more familiar about how such operations perform in real business environment. 4.6.2. Responsibilities undertaken: During my internship period I was worked under the HR department. Working in Hr department is my own choice because of my interest in this field. During this time period I had different work related responsibility and try my best to perform all the tasks and duties in efficient manner.
We met each other during the first week, and we have had opportunities to share our ideas and op... ... middle of paper ... ... express my thoughts. I believe that a good leader should know how to communicate; therefore I have a negative view of this role. In summary, I believe that it is important to fully understand and execute exceptional group skills, because there will be many group projects we must work on together during our time in college. Therefore, we must be able to work with our classmates effectively in order to maintain good grades and acquire the skills we will need in the careers we have chosen. Most businesses are essentially groups of employees that work together to produce the services that their companies provide.
JP Morgan Chase offers intern jobs for students in college that are trying to experience what it would feel like to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines. I have an advantage on this particular subject because not only do I have to meet school deadlines that my professors assign to me which: most of the time I do under pressure because it feels like they all get together and schedule exams and papers due all on the same day but I also deal with it at work. The on-line web-site mentions that the candidate must be adaptable and assume high level of responsibility. It would be in my best interest that I should mention to the recruiter that I recently begun working at a bank and have adapted to their computer system, terminology and their every day procedures fairly fast. As a result of my ability to adapt well I have been given high level of responsibility, a characteristic that was mentioned on the job description for the summer intern.
The NCU library, writing center and dissertation center is where a mentally stimulating adventure for students begins. There are countless other resources available for students and it would be beyond the scope of this paper to list them here. I will describe just a few important resources that were very useful each week. Recognizing the many possible careers in business that could be explored once the doctorate is completed has opened my eyes to a magnitude of opportunities. Gaining an understanding of the differences between a Ph.D. and an Applied Doctorate helped me to realize that at this point I was working toward the correct degree.
Earning a college degree helps students open doorways to opportunities throughout their lifetime. It prepares students, intellectually, mentally and socially for their career and their adult life. A college education helps provide benefits such as higher skilled positions and better paying jobs. One of the hardest parts of adult life is finding a job. College provides students with chances to complete internships that simplify their job search upon graduation.
When I completed my undergraduate degree I was unsure of my career goal. As I move forward in my graduate degree and work journeys, I am reminded of how much knowledge I’ve gained since my beginning” The interviewee demonstrates her motivation, she is willing to achieve and go beyond the expectations of her job expectations. As the author states, “..those with leadership potential are motivated by a deeply embedded desire to achieve for the sake of achievement” (p. 99). Our interviewee loves her job and she is following her passion by pursing and earning the necessary credentials to pursue
So far the internship has helped me for work after collage by giving me an idea of what the industry does and that it isn’t always in a perfect environment that you get in the classroom setting. The industry is at a different level than school. But school has given me a great foundation to build for the future to be able to go in the field and learn what is needed for my career. There will be a learning curve when I go get my first job in the real world. It’s not that school is behind but that they teach a large umbrella for all industry but when you go forward you can say I learned about that and then I can build upon that foundation I got in
Grand Valley offers many on-campus resources that I plan to utilize to complete these steps. To find out whether or not I like my major I will talk to my advisor more about it and what I need to do to be successful in it, and to perfect my resume I will take it to the career center and have them look it over to make sure I have a everything set up well before I use it in applying for a job. By this next year I want my career path to be almost set in stone and to know whether or not I like my major. I found this class to be a lot of work but with all the information I learned made it