It's the middle of summer and you're in the thick of your internship. It's time to assess how things are going.
It can be difficult to take a step back and evaluate your progress, but Facebook’s head of University Diversity Recruiting, Oscar Perez, and Intern Queen CEO Lauren Berger, say there are a few ways to take stock of where you stand halfway through the semester.
Berger took on 15 internships during college and has since spent a decade as the “Intern Queen,” connecting students with similar opportunities. Perez began his career as a high school English teacher through “Teach for America” and now works to bring diverse intern classes to Facebook each semester.
Combined, they’ve managed thousands of young professionals and know exactly how successful interns should spend their limited time at a company. Here are their top recommendations: