Are Internships Really Worth It?
They are likely to be unpaid, they may even force you to use some of your own money on transportation and miscellaneous expenses, they could be overwhelming especially while being a full-time student, and let's be honest, many of us would much rather sit by the beach or in front of the TV and use of our free time or summer vacation for low-effort activities instead of this.
Here comes the word: Internships!
For some people, an internship is a very strange and foreign concept and they don't quite comprehend it. Others brush it off as this optional and unnecessary burden that yields no immediate monetary reward.
So is that it? Are internships simply a way for companies to legitimize free labour, ruin students' summer vacations and take them away from their all-day-couch-hugging?
Well, there is more to the story…