Mini Episode 14

Welcome to The Interning 101 Podcast’s Mini Episode 14! Why are we doing these? Because Interning 101 was initially a book. Entrepreneur, author, and manager Emily White wants to share all of her modern business knowledge with you, but wants to hear from the guests during the interview episodes. So here we dive deep into the tenets of Interning 101 the book, with Emily’s wealth of experience and insights into modern business best practices and beyond. 

Today Emily discusses the advice that students are also given at school regarding their internships, which is to “be proactive.” Emily talks about how this MUST also include “asking before doing.” Here you will learn the benefits of mastering each task at you go to understand your industry, while hearing real world examples of why being “proactive” can not only go awry, but actually cause you to lose your internship. And if you do have a truly groundbreaking idea or new way of doing things, Emily will teach you how to protect this idea and get credit for it. Here we go!