Paid Internships vs. Unpaid Internships

Students all eventually face the same dilemma: They have to choose between paid internships and unpaid internships. Why is it even a dilemma, you ask? The choice seems obvious. Paid internships are better because they, well, pay, right? Regrettably, in our experience,...

Country Comparison: Interning in London vs. Singapore

At Capital Placement, London and Singapore are the two most popular destinations for students to apply for an international internship. So, we’ve created a country comparison to help you understand what it means to intern in each location. London, being the...

How to Get an Internship with No Experience

Enrolling into college means that sooner or later, you’ll have to face the fact that you need to get an internship. Internships are extremely important and they’re your main way to get a glimpse of what the work-life looks like, and what being an employee is....

5 Things to Consider Before Applying for an Internship Abroad

Picture this. Outside your window seat, you’re looking at the ocean, and the city buildings are getting bigger as your plane gets closer — you’re approaching the airport. This is going to be home for the next few months. You’re picturing the new faces you’re going to...

Internships: What to Do If My Internship Is Not Going to Plan

Your internship was supposed to be the springboard that started a long and successful career. You were going to blow their socks off, network with people in high places, and acquire bucketloads of new marketable skills. Unfortunately, your internship isn’t going to...