Why Do An Internship
Ultimately by taking part in an overseas internship program you will be able to differentiate yourself from your peers with real world work experience. Here are 10 reasons you will really love what our internships offer:
1. Real work experience guaranteed
There are many articles in the papers these days on the lack of post-graduate jobs. What better way to get an edge on your resume or to find your way into the right industry than through Intern Australia? We are internship experts and have connections and networks all over Australia, Europe, America and Asia.
2. Personal development – grow into a successful person!
Meaningful work experience can play an important role in personal development, particularly when this experience is in an international setting. By working with professionals you get to experience their work practices and learn how to prepare yourself for the market you are aout to enter.
3. Learn from professionals – they are who you strive to be!
Our interns will be surrounded by successful people with years of experience within their field who have plenty of knowledge to teach them.
4. Gain cultural understanding – open your mind!
Working in another country as an intern requires understanding of the culture. While living and learning in another society, interns discover how to do a job and adapt to a different working environment. Interns also learn how others see them as foreigner and learn how to communicate better.
5. Refine your language skills – improve every day!
Some interns may also be refining their foreign language skills. Communicating in a foreign language or cultural environment at the workplace is certainly one of the most challenging parts of working abroad. You become very comfortable in a language when immersed in it every day and your level of English will quickly improve.
6. Adapt to a different working environment – learn what it’s like!
Australian employers understand and consider non native speakers and will have a certain level of patience. Colleagues will be excited to have someone from another country working with them and will want their company to make a good impression. Interns will also be expected to do their absolute best to understand the office culture they are immersed in.
7. Learn your strengths and weaknesses in the workplace
While trying out the Australian work environment, our interns will quickly learn their strengths and weaknesses – Traits which will be very helpful to know in future job interviews and life in general.
8. Set and meet expectations – reach your goals!
At the beginning of the internship Intern Australia will help you set some goals for your internship and we will follow up on these throughout your journey.
9. Make professional and personal contacts for the future – priceless!
While gaining valuable experience working as a professional, interns will make both professional and personal contacts that will help with future endeavours. Our focus is on making lasting networks through the internship experience.
10. Immediate and flexible commencement – start today!
Our internships are fun and professional – just like you!
And DIA will be with you all the way!