Doing an internship has its own value. All the on job experience you gain in your internship makes your resume look prettier. Most of the students manly do internships just to make their resume’s prettier but there is more to doing internships just for that. Most students fail to take advantage of the benefits offered by internships. Internships provide a huge Platform to gain valuable knowledge experience and to establish good career contacts.
So let’s talk about some of the benefits that come with internships
1. Career Path
Internships can be a great way to find your career path. Majority of students have a hard time knowing what they exactly what to do in future. Internships can help in exploring and experimenting with things of interest and even if you do not enjoy it there is no long-term commitment to it.
2. Professional skills
A great advantage of Internships is that it gives you real job experience. It helps in the development of professional skills that are required in your field. Skills can only be developed by gaining experience not by reading.
Internships are beneficial in gaining professional contacts. The relationships with these professionals contacts can help you in many areas of your field from career advice to job recommendation.
4. Confidence booster
When you learn what actually happens in a workplace if you will help you gain confidence. All the tasks, demands, deadlines, small talks will help in boosting your confidence so when the next time you actually get a job you will be quite familiar and confident.
5. Full-time work opportunity
If there are any entry level position available the company will be more comfortable in hiring a known person that knows about the company. If you are hard-working and a talented individual the company won’t have any problem in offering a full-time work.
6. Paid internship
Nowadays most of the internships are paid in stipend. It’s a win-win you gain experience and on the other hand make money which adds to your pocket money.
7. Pretty resume
There is no doubt that most of the internships are done for a good looking resume. Internships add value to a resume. The tasks that you complete in an internship can help you when you apply for the position in that field so when an HR asks if you handled a particular task you can confidently say you ”Yes I Handled it in my internship”
At Mycampuspost you can take part in various internships for eg part-time content writing,SEO,Social Media Marketing, Graphic designing to name a few. You learn and perform tasks under expert supervision and receive certificate and recommendations for all your work.