Webinar: Hiring Interns 101 – Developing a Sustainable Internship Program
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If done well, internship programs can offer tremendous benefits to small-to-medium-sized organizations, in terms of increasing productivity and recruiting future staff members. But, how do you get started? Can your organization handle managing another program? Join Tracey Dowling and Li Pon, of Florida State University’s Career Center, for an in-depth workshop that takes the guesswork out of creating, offering and sustaining quality internships for college students.

2/27/2019
When: February 27, 2019
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: At Your Desk
United States

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Summary:
If done well, internship programs can offer tremendous benefits to small-to-medium-sized organizations, in terms of increasing productivity and recruiting future staff members. But, how do you get started? Can your organization handle managing another program? Join Tracey Dowling and Li Pon, of Florida State University’s Career Center, for an in-depth workshop that takes the guesswork out of creating, offering and sustaining quality internships for college students.

Takeaways include:
- Tips for drafting a position description that entices applicants and helps you to filter out qualified candidates.
- Tips for making your internship program an win/win for your organization and the college students.
- Tips for promoting your opportunities and making them stand out among the rest.
- Tips for managing college students and their internship projects.
And, more!


Presenters: Tracey Dowling and Li Pon
Tracey serves as a Program Director of Experiential Learning at Florida State University (FSU) and has been working with employers to launch and manage quality internship programs since 2004, at University of Tennessee, University of Georgia, Emory University and Florida State University. She received the Best Practices Award from the Cooperative Education & Internship Association in 2016.
Li
serves as a Senior Assistant Director of Experiential Learning at Florida State University (FSU) and has been connecting college students with real-world work experiences since 2010, at both FSU and Tallahassee Community College.

Join the live program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer for the web portion and telephone for the audio portion. You may ask questions, participate in surveys, and post comments from your computer during the program. You may also invite colleagues to watch the program from a shared computer or projection screen and speakerphone. Please note that credit (if available) is only provided to registered attendees participating at their own computer and phone. Simple instructions with a link to the program will be sent when you register.

Investment: $45 for Members ($75 for Non-Members)

Associations North is a CAE Approved Provider. This program may be applied for ONE credit toward your CAE application or renewal professional development requirements. Note: This program is not endorsed, accredited, or affiliated with ASAE or the CAE program. Applicants may use any program that meets eligibility requirements in the specific timeframe towards the exam application or renewal. There are no specific individual courses required as part of the applications – selection of eligible education is up to the applicant based on his/her needs.