Under challenging job seeking conditions, internship process, even today, ranks as the safest way to separate you from the crowd of over educated but unemployed people. It gives you an experience that you can never get in a classroom.
You are given manageable assignments that you can complete and show how productive you are. Sometimes, you can even get paid! Paid interns of course, have a higher chance of being offered full-time employment than unpaid interns. Companies like Microsoft who hire their interns into full-time employment see to it that as an intern at Microsoft, you can put your skills to work.
Microsoft Intern Experience
If you have any difficulty in choosing which kind of internship is best for you, just take a look at the Infographic & see where your passion can make the difference most. The Microsoft Intern Experience Infographic, offers all aspirants a glimpse of what it is like to be an intern at Microsoft. Actual interns share what they learned and how future interns can get the most out of the program.
The post on Microsoft lists some tips and has some videos uploaded! Simply decide which kind of internship is best for you and apply on the university career site.