Student Branding Blog – Dan Schawbel The Student Branding Blog, part of the Personal Branding Network, is the #1 resource for career and personal branding advice for high school, college and graduate students.
I frequently tell our interns and young professionals that skills can be taught, but a positive attitude can’t. For this reason, it’s so important to bring your best self to work every day. Professionals want to work with other nice individuals. It’s difficult to work with negative people. It makes the work day more challenging, [...]
You shouldn’t need to have a previous internship to land a future one. Believe it or not, there are companies out there that require students to have experienced an internship before they can receive one within their walls. The whole point of an internship is to get your foot in the door and experience something [...]
Viacom recently began our spring internship recruitment and interview process. Each member of the College Relations team holds around ten to fifteen interviews a day with internship candidates. That’s a lot of interviews! We wanted to compile a list of “Interview Prep” tips because after all it’s all about how you prepare. Whether you are [...]
It’s that time of year– the college career fair circuit is in full effect. One of the goals of the Viacom College Relations team is to spread awareness about our internship program. In the fall, we travel to a variety of college campuses every week to find talented students (like you). It’s always rewarding to [...]
As the manager of Viacom’s Internship Program, I’ve been able to witness hundreds of students’ first steps – literally. I’ve witnessed their first steps into our building, as well as their first steps into a possible career. Often, employees forget that this may be a student’s first time interning or working in a major corporation. [...]