C3 - Getting the most from internships
|Strand||All Researchers (practice)|
|Presenters||Ms Madeline Paterson - Career Coach and Consultant, Symmetry Coaching|
- reviewed the new guides as a tool for those considering internships and as a reference to those already engaged
- started an action plan of steps needed to put an internship scheme in place at their own institutions
- discussed how to increase employer engagement by reaching out to local communities and SMEs - using social networks, digital media and existing business networks.
- gained knowledge of the new internship guides' content, purpose and context
- had an opportunity to develop recommendations and actions for their own institutions
- learned about experiences and recommendations in engaging employers with internships/placements.
Information, interaction and discussion.