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8 Steps for making the most of your summer internship

Dedicating your summer to an internship is a great way to work on your career development--it also means less time to relax or be around your friends. Make sure that you make the most of your job or internship this summer by reading the article below, learning the tips and tricks, and ensuring that you have a great experience!


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For a successful job search learn more about youself

"Self knowledge can be a job seeker’s North Star. The better your know yourself, the more accurately you can determine how to invest your time and energy during the job search—whether you’re looking for a temporary gig or your dream job. By contrast, it’s difficult to make good decisions about your career without honestly acknowledging your likes and dislikes, experiences and skills, strengths and weaknesses, values, goals, and the environments in which you do your best work." Find out more by following the link below!


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The Vault

Are you trying to evaluate how you fit within a company's culture? Check out The Vault, a service provided to all William and Mary students that provides reviews from current and past employees! Find out what really matters to the organizations you're researching!


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Advice on a career in global development

Interested in working in global development? Find out how to break into the field with advice from development agencies!


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Featured From Tribe Careers

Intern/Project Assistant: Gender, Women and Democracy Program with the National Democratic Institute (NDI)

This intern will assist in the general daily functioning of gender, women and democracy programs, including consolidating, drafting, and indexing NDI's materials on gender and women; research, write and edit internal and external outreach materials; support ongoing global programs, including projects on gender mainstreaming, gender-sensitive monitoring and evaluation, technology and social media, and women, peace, and security; and more!


For more information on this internship opportunity, log into the Ethical Jobs & Internships database through Tribe Careers! http://bit.ly/1JgWCce

Research Assistant or Associate, Immigration Policy Center for American Progress

American Progress has an immediate opening for a quantitative Research Assistant or Research Associate—title commensurate with experience—on the Immigration Policy team to provide research on the economic and fiscal impacts of immigration, demographic shifts and voting patterns, and labor-force trends. Quantitative and economic analysis is at the forefront of much of the research conducted by the Immigration Policy team at American Progress, and this position will play an integral role in designing and executing that work.


For more information on this position, log into the Policy Jobs & Internships database through Tribe Careers! http://bit.ly/1aVuRqO

events

FBI Language Division Information Session

The FBI Foreign Language Division is coming to the Cohen Career Center on Monday April 27th from 2 – 3 pm to present information about career options within the Division. If you're interested in a career with the FBI, don't miss out on this opportunity!


For more information log into Tribe Careers and search the Information Sessions section under the "Events" tab. http://bit.ly/1DTLiOx

Build & Sell Businesses in China: From W&M English Major to Entrepreneur

The Reves Center and Cohen Career Center are joining forces to bring a unique opportunity to W&M students, aspiring entrepreneurs and anyone wanting to learn more about global business opportunities. You can participate in a live videoconference with Danny Levinson '96, who will share what's he's learned about global entrepreneurship and will answer your questions about work and life after W&M.


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