After An Internship

Loved Your Experience?

  • Offer to be a campus ambassador for the company
  • Offer to help mentor or orient the next intern
  • Ask for written letters of recommendation or LinkedIn recommendations
  • Update your resume or CV and LinkedIn Profile 
  • Decide upon next actions for your career path - talk with a professional mentor or Career Advisor

 

Didn't Love Your Experience?

  • Talk to a professional mentor or Career Advisor  
  • Update your resume or CV and LinkedIn Profile
  • Reflect, reassess, and learn.
    • ​​What was it that was not interesting or you did not enjoy? Try to distinguish between whether it is the industry, the organization, the people you worked with, or your duties.
    • What skills did you learn?
    • How did your professionalism grow?
    • How can those skills and professionalism be useful in your future?
    • Do you need to change career paths? Or just try again under different circumstances?

Additional Tips for Evaluating What You Learned