19 Feb '13, 7pm

Tech Companies Treat Their Interns Well, And Some Are Already Hiring

Tech Companies Treat Their Interns Well, And Some Are Already Hiring

It’s not too early to seriously start thinking about that internship application. Top tech companies are already looking for interns. And, while these highly-coveted intern spots might be hard to get, if you can land a summer job at one of these bigwigs, you’d not only be padding your resume big time, but also your wallet. Plus, there’s a good chance the internship could lead to a stable full-time job. An internship survey conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers last year showed that, on average, about 60 percent of companies' interns turn into full-time hires. Employees brought on board in this manner, the survey showed, have a much better chance of keeping their jobs five years later compared with hires with no internship experience. Internship pay at some tech companies exceeds that of the average annual wage of a US worker. Business Insider and ...

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