West Michigan Intern Connect is an event focused on the development of skills young professionals need regardless of what industry you’re in. This virtual conference will cover many topics not necessarily taught in the classroom and is designed to help you make the most of your summer internship experience.
Meet interns from other companies. Because you can always have more friends.
Learn about employers in the area. Because establishing a network is important.
Tackle career transitions as a young professional. Because #adulting is hard.
What to expect:
Session 1: Working With Your Managers
Tips on making a good impression, navigating your first full-time position, and dealing with conflict in the workplace
Session 2: Networking 2.0 | Taking the Conversation Further
Tips on how to be visible and build relationships in a virtual world
Session 3: Young Professional Panel | Real Talk on #Adulting
Hear from a panel of young professionals about their transition into the workforce and how they navigated the world of #adulting. They will share the tips they learned along the way, what they wish they had done or knows, and what made them be successful.
With your registration to Intern Connect, you will unlock a series of exclusive events throughout the summer months. From July-August, there will be a series of virtual connection events that focus on networking with business professionals. This is your chance to continue building your professional network, meet other interns and professionals, and get to know more about the West Michigan area.
Excited to build your skillset and ready to register? Check with your company and your college first to see if they are picking up the tab.