Surviving the Summer Internship 101

Experts offered pointers for both interns and employers for making the most of an internship program.

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The season when college students and recent graduates dip their toes into workforce waters has officially begun. Internships are a time for budding professionals to enhance current skills and develop new ones, but it’s also a time that's ripe with misfires, for both the hapless interns and their sometimes hapless employers. During a U.S. News #internchat, experts offered insight for students on how to find the most promising internships and leverage the experience. They also shared pointers for managers hoping to make the experience worthwhile.