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Top 10 Secrets of Interns Who Get Full Time Jobs (1999 hits)

Did you know that most companies with an internship programs really want to convert the college students in the internship program into full time permanent career hires? Well they do.

Organizations like INROADS prepare college students to participate in prestigeous internship programs with that specific goal in mind.

As you complete your paid internship or unpaid internship this summer, think about these "must haves" courtesy of INROADS. If you demonstrate these during your internship search and after you land your internship, the chances of you converting your summer experience into a full time job offer is high.

-Have a good resume
-Demonstrate excellent communication skills
-Team skills
-Develop a strategic outlook
-View training as it relates to performance
-Be a problem solver and exercise critical thinking skills
-Show community service experience
-Exhibit self confidence
-Understand corporate etiquette
-Know how networking can make you a more attractive candidate

Courtesy of Career Coach Marcie who has trained or coached students and new grads for 10 years on workplace, career, internship and employment success. Subscribe to her BullsEye Career Blog
Posted By: Marcia Robinson
Saturday, March 7th 2009 at 9:22AM
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