Interns

Apr
26
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5 Tips for Making the Most of Your Internship

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Whether this is your first internship or your third, knowing how to take full advantage of your experience can be the difference between a successful and stressful summer. Each internship will be different, but there are always opportunities for you to stand out amongst your peers.

Aug
10
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Optimizing an Internship to Cultivate a Personal Drive

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Coming into Southland as a master’s student at California Polytechnic State University, I anticipated applying my education and real life experiences to my internship this summer. After spending some time with Southland’s design division in Northern California, I’ve learned a number of unexpected things.                                                      

Sep
04
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The Student Experience at Southland Industries

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Southland focuses a lot of time and effort on making its internship and co-op program one of the best in the country. As I am currently completing my second rotation as a co-op student, I can personally say it has been a great experience.

Aug
15
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From Intern to Full-Time Employee

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One of the most daunting experiences that stands out in my young professional career is the first day of my first internship at Southland Industries. I had held other jobs before, but none of them were even remotely related to my degree or my career path. Sitting in the first meeting where I met the company’s executives and my boss for the summer, I remember thinking that that summer was going to be a turning point in terms of my education and my career. 

Dec
02
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The Recruiting Experience: Fall 2013

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As part of Southland’s recent rebranding, our recruiters hit the college trail armed with a new recruiting campaign this fall. With the focus of the campaign being “Get Your Hands Dirty,” the campaign centered around the opportunity to gain hands-on experience that prospective hires would receive with Southland. This message was chosen because it highlights our primary goal for each and every student that chooses to take on a Southland internship or co-op experience.