Have you ever wondered how Dwight Schrute found his paper salesman calling? Or how Ryan the temp landed the big job at Dunder Mifflin? It’s all about the internships people. It’s no secret that finding an internship is hard. From searching for job opportunities, applying, interviewing, and the wait of finding out if you got an offer – it’s all one stress-filled ball of anxiety. So sit back and let your favorite 9 to 5 employees help you express your feelings.
Realizing summer is almost here and you still don’t have an internship
So you get on LinkedIn and quickly apply to every internship you can find
And you get a callback but realize that means you have to go in and interview
So you spend hours researching the company
And putting on your best business professional outfit for the interview
To show your interviewer that you are wicked interested in getting the job
But now the waiting game begins
And you check your email every 5 minutes waiting to hear back
While trying to do things to distract yourself
But then you finally hear back and…
YOU GOT THE INTERNSHIP
Vanessa Rieman is a third-year strategic communications major, minoring in consumer sciences. She is currently an account associate for The Practice working for the School of Communication and CHIOCES. Vanessa hopes to pursue a career in consumer services and will be taking the first step by interning with Cameron Mitchell Premier Events this summer.