Tag Archives: interning

Intern, Reincarnated: Scoring a Job at Your Old Stomping Grounds

by April Castillo Working at Woman’s Day is kind of a deja vu scene for me. The last time I was there, it was the summer of 2013 and I was working in the health department as an American Society of Magazine Editors editorial intern. Now I’m working in the food department while their associate […]

9 Cultural Assimilation Tips to Help You Kill it in a New Office

By Stacy Livingston, originally posted on the LaunchSquad Tumblr At the start of this summer, I got on a plane. I spent six hours sitting next to a senior citizen with a persistent and phlegmy cough. I got off said plane. It was my first time on the West Coast, and making my way from […]

How to Drink With Your Boss

By Maria Pianelli Picture this: a beautiful summer afternoon, high of 85, skirts and sundresses all around. The sun sits high overhead and everything is in technicolor, vibrant shades of red, green and blue. Perhaps even more colorful are the spirits of your coworkers, frolicking about the beer garden luncheon management graciously arranged. Glasses clink, […]

The Importance of Being Stressed

By Manny Yupa Over the course of 5 months, I spontaneously started a live sound internship, practiced and studied constantly, and then ended up with a job in live sound at a music venue. Before that internship, I had almost no experience. Now… I do have experience, but I’m constantly stressed about my “accelerated graduation” […]