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Inside Internships, Chapter 1: What Do Students Expect from Internships?

by Infosys | March 23, 2023

Infosys, Vault-Firsthand's top-ranked internship program, discusses what interns expect from an internship program, as well as a glimpse into its Instep program

How to Create a Successful Internship Program

by Rob Porter | March 23, 2023

A great internship is the first step towards a rewarding career. Here are six important factors that go into creating a successful internship program.

How to Improve Your Odds of Converting Your Consulting Internship into a Full-Time Offer

by Vibhu Sinha | November 08, 2022

Here are three essential things you can do during your consulting internship to improve your odds of receiving a full-time offer.

How to Find a Great Internship

by Rob Porter | November 03, 2022

Looking for an internship? Here are some tips to help you get creative with your search.

A Day in the Life of a Brand Communications Intern at Radio Flyer

by Radio Flyer | October 27, 2022

Check out a typical day in the life of a Radio Flyer Brand Communications Intern! Follow Keertana as she takes us through her day at Radio Flyer’s Chicago HQ.

Announcing Vault-Firsthand's 2023 Internship Rankings!

by Vault-Firsthand Editors | October 26, 2022

The results of the Vault-Firsthand Internship Survey are in! Read on to learn more about the most prestigious internships, our 100 best internships, and more.

Last Chance to Register for Our 2022 D&I in Internships Virtual Career Fair

by Rob Porter | October 18, 2022

Our Diversity & Inclusion in Internships Virtual Career Fair is right around the corner! Learn about some of this year's panel discussions here.

2022 Diversity & Inclusion in Internships Career Fair: A Look at This Year’s Sponsors

by Rob Porter | October 05, 2022

Firsthand's 2022 Diversity & Inclusion in Internships Career Fair is coming up! Check out this year's sponsors here.

How to Prepare for Internship Applications

by Emily Wiegand | September 27, 2022

It is never too early to start figuring out what you want to do for an internship. Here are 4 key things you need to know in order to get started.

Register for Firsthand’s 2022 Diversity & Inclusion in Internships Virtual Career Fair

by Rob Porter | September 20, 2022

Firsthand will be hosting its second annual Diversity & Inclusion in Internships Virtual Career Fair on November 3rd. Learn more and register here.