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10
Feb

How Involved Should You Be in Your Internship?

Not so long ago, Alex, the #CEOgirl started posting on our vlog. Amongst other topics related to internships and working in startups, she talked about how important it is to be fully committed to your internship. Now, given that it sparked people’s interest, we decided to deep further and give you 5 reasons why it’s so important to be involved and what you will get in return. 1. You leave an impact This is something for your own satisfaction. While the presence of others fades away, you are remembered for your ideas and perseverance. You detach yourself from the others and you become an uniq...

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08
Feb

Must do's when applying for a job/ internship

   There are the tips & tricks for what you should do when applying for a #job or an #internship, and there are the must do's. Have a look:  

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02
Feb

How to choose a company to work for

Yes, how do you choose the company you will be working for? Remember, a job application goes both ways. You're also making your own choices  

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20
Jan

5 Personality traits startups are looking in an intern

When hunting for jobs, you don’t only have to make sure you have the right skills, but also that you fit the culture of the company you are aiming at….And this is quite a tough job, especially when it comes to startups. Why so? Because they are on the verge of creating their own culture, their own procedures, and yes, their own great product or service. In the end, how do you know you fit any startup? While the ideas they are implementing are utterly diverse, there are a couple of general personality traits recruiters are looking for. We will be listing five of them. See which ones fit you and...

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14
Jan

Songs to Fit Every Stage of an Internship

When having an internship, one goes through all sorts of stages. Luckily, nowadays we have plenty of insights for people to use as a guidance when overpassing the different mental states. A good insight source is the study of Sweitzer and King, ‘The Successful Internship: Personal, Professional and Civic Development in Experiential Learning’, where next to classifying these stages, they also describe the emotions that come together. But we decided to take a step further, and not tell you only the steps and the emotions, but also the music that helps you sooth what you’re going through….that’s...

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07
Jan

Should I do an internship abroad?

 Should you stay or should you go??? Today's vlog is all about that internship. Where should you have it? In your own country? Abroad? Check out what the #CEOgirl is saying  

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