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The Internship Application Process

Applying for an internship includes developing and targeting your resume and cover letter, providing the employer with a list of references, asking for a letter of recommendation, and sending out thank you notes after the interview. Developing an effective resume and cover letter are key to getting to the next stage of the process - obtaining an interview.
  1. Cover Letter Tips (7)
  2. Letters of Recommendation (4)
  3. Posting/ Emailing/Scanning (8)
  4. References (3)
  5. Resume Tips (18)
  6. Sample Cover Letters (13)
  7. Sample Resumes (15)
  8. Thank You Notes (8)

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