Are you thinking about implementing an internship program at your organization, but aren’t sure where to start? Or perhaps you have had interns in the past and are looking for ways to make your program more formalized and effective. Check out The Greater Des Moines Partnership’s internship toolkit: Internships 101. The free, online guide provides employers with tools to successfully implement and maintain an internship program within their organizations.
The online guide walks through key areas of implementation, beginning with establishing a plan, recruiting and hiring, and management tips. Also included are resources such as a sample job description, local college and university contacts, sample interview questions and legal considerations.