Internships are often talked about as a make-or-break experience for your career: They can propel you into a future job, give you important skills, and grow your resume. So what happens when your internship is less-than-stellar? You don’t like the work, the company isn’t what you expected, or your supervisor isn’t helpful. Was the whole thing a waste of time?
Job shadowing is a great way to make connections and find out what a job is really like behind the scenes. Here’s how you can create a job shadow opportunity for yourself:
“Today I close the door to my past, open the door to my future, take a deep breath and step through to a new life.” –Unknown Author
As we enter into a new year, you might be asking yourself how you can make the most of it. How can you change your life to help you become your best self? Two things to ask yourself are: what do you want your life to look like and how will you create that life? Yes, this may sound too ambitious, but there are steps you can take to help jumpstart the process and make it attainable.