The Intern’s Plan

We are just days away from freedom the end of the semester and that means a whole new grip of kids are heading out the door, ideals in hand and ready to rock their first internship or job. The vibe in the Photo Cave is a mix of shear fear at finishing up their final projects and overflowing enthusiasm for what comes next. Probably a lot more of the former, but there is a little of the latter … well, this one kid over there …

Bob Borson, who has nothing to do with visual journalism but who you should be reading, posted at Life of an Architect about the interns and young employees at his firm. There is some sound advice in there.

So, new employee or summer intern, how are you going to survive and impress? How are you going to convince them they made the absolute right choice?