Vikram Sidhu is just coming to the end of his three months interning as a finance assistant. He reflects on his experience, and explains why he is glad he chose to do an internship.
The 1994 Group of universities advertises for graduate volunteers â€“ if youâ€™re not happy about it, donâ€™t volunteer!
Volunteer - noun 1 a person who voluntarily offers himself or herself for a service or undertakingÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 2 a person who performs a service willingly and without pay....
In March 2010, Max Clarke was offered a once in a lifetime opportunity teaching English at a school in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Earlier this year, Ben Tatton-Brown, co-founder and CEO of RingRing Media sold his company for an estimated $20m after just 18 months of business. Here, he explains the value of internships in aiding his businessâ€™ success, in advancing the interns themselves, and why he recommends Inspiring Interns to other start-up companies.
Itâ€™s fair to say there was a strong feeling of apprehension in the air travelling to work yesterday.
Internships: theyâ€™re becoming the trendy next-step for graduates, and are a proven success in getting young people onto the career ladder.Â But as Julia Margo pointed out in her Sunday Times article, thereâ€™s one sure-fire way to ruin them, and it all comes down to money.
With A-Level results released next Thursday, it looks set to be a tough ride for the thousands of people who have applied to university for the coming academic year.
If the term â€˜internshipâ€™ makes you think of tea-making and picking up the bossâ€™s dry cleaning then think again â€“ internships are now being hailed by the BBC as almost a â€˜guaranteed rite of passageâ€™ in the ever-competitive job market.
A recent study by Orange has revealed that more and more job-seekers are prepared to work flexible hours in their first job.