Whether you are about to embark on your business degree programme, are already a business student or are a business graduate, this book helps you to develop yourself and your career in ways which will benefit you, your current and future employers and society.
Chapter 11: Volunteering and Internships
If you are wanting to volunteer or do an internship, don't let anything stop you from doing so. There is probably no such thing as a ‘wasted’ placement, such is the power of the placement to show you something about yourself, or organizations or the wider world. Such an opportunity will help you to figure out what you want, what you want for your future and what realities hold sway in the workplace.
If you are not inclined to volunteering and internships I would like to persuade you to think again. In a competitive job market such experiences add to what you can offer an employer. The more you look into the possibilities of a useful ...