Presentation on theme: "Todays Outcomes Ideas on how to Solicit Internships Strategies on Internship Placements Tools for preparing students for Professional Internships."— Presentation transcript:
Todays Outcomes Ideas on how to Solicit Internships Strategies on Internship Placements Tools for preparing students for Professional Internships
Group Activity What are 2 or 3 characteristics for the gold internship? In which aspects of Internships does your Academy excel? What are your Academy Internship Challenges ?
The “Gold” Internship Northport High School Academy of Finance
Pre Internship Resume Mock Interviews Business Etiquette Placement Strategies
Resume Writing Professional Instruction Showcase Strengths Producing a finished product
Mock Interviews What is a Mock Interview? Preparation/Role Plays Interview Conduct Dress for Success Follow up
Intern Etiquette Dress Professionally Ask Questions! Quid pro quo Discretion – Sensitive materials Manners!
Identifying Students Internship Interest Questionnaire Be Creative/Flexible Cross-walking Prior Experience Self-placements Placement Strategies
The Internship Workplace Readiness/Soft Skills Solicitation Creating a Valuable Internship: An Employer’s Prospective
Solicitation “Schmoozing”/Networking Job Shadowing Guest Speaker Series Visiting Local Business Organization Social Networking Sites
Creating a Valuable Internship: An Employer’s Prospective Pre-internship: Communication with student Preparing the workplace & identifying projects Employer Handbook During the internship: Creating a welcoming environment Training Project assignments Setting expectations and giving feedback