'The Internship' Movie: The 10 Commandments Of Being An Intern

Never has the world of interning looked so glamorous. In their latest buddy comedy, The Internship, Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson play way-too-old "Nooglers" (code for "new" at Google) and vie for coveted spots as full-time employees at the internet search giant.

In the film, interns create apps, generate sales leads, and even play a fierce match of Quidditch. We all know what the average internship is more like: running errands, job shadowing, and answering phones.

For those of us not blessed with a summer at Google HQ, here are ten ways to make the most of an internship.


Do you have any more intern survival tips? Share in the comments section.

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Danny Rubin

Danny Rubin is the creator and managing editor of News To Live By, a blog for Millennials that highlights the career advice and leadership lessons 'hidden' in the day's top stories. Danny thinks every article contains valuable lessons that will make us better on the job. All we have to do is read from a different angle. You can find the blog at www.newstoliveby.net.

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