Finding an internship you’re interested in is only the first step. We have tips for landing the job and then handling it once you do.
A good cover letter and resume can be the ticket to landing your dream internship or job. Before you send yours off to employers check out these samples from Drake SJMC Magazines students that helped them score great internships.
For further help, the following guides from Drake University Professional & Career Development Services can be a great place to start if you’re just beginning to build your resume or write a cover letter.
“8 Great Tips for Student Job Seekers” by Lori Blachford, Drake University’s Chair of Magazine Journalism.
“The Internship Is the Job” by Michael Abrams for ASME.org. Temporary employment can lead to a full-time position if you play your cards right.
“The 5 Most Common Interview Questions and How to Answer Them,” by Katie Amey for Ed2010.com