Personal Narrative: My Ideal Internship

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Personally, I can’t wait to start an internship related to my career interests. An internship is the best way to get a good feel for the environment and workforce I might soon take part in. I know that as people grow older, they’d love to turn back the clock and be younger. But at the current stage of my life, I honestly can’t wait to start my career. That may seem blasphemous, but I understand the responsibility required, and I am willing to put in the effort. In this very moment, as important as learning may be, there is no better way to learn than to actually experience it and do it. And what better way to get started, than with an internship. My ideal internship must be one that requires my input and one where I can feel involved. I want…show more content…
An internship is the best way to get a good feel for the environment and workforce I might soon take part in. I know that as people grow older, they’d love to turn back the clock and be younger. But at the current stage of my life, I honestly can’t wait to start my career. That may seem blasphemous, but I understand the responsibility required, and I am willing to put in the effort. In this very moment, as important as learning may be, there is no better way to learn than to actually experience it and do it. And what better way to get started, than with an internship. My ideal internship must be one that requires my input and one where I can feel involved. I want to be able to participate, even if it’s slightly so that I may stand out somehow. I do expect that there may be moments that I might be sent to run unnecessary chores, but that’s understandable. I will also most likely be asked to do boring paperwork a well, which I am fine with, but I do not want that to be the entirety of my internship. I want to be able to leave my internship feeling accomplished and satisfied. I want to learn something, make new connections, make my voice heard, etc… I want to have made some impact, positive of course. When it comes to where there are many options that peak my interest. Working somewhere like JP Morgan, is definitely a great opportunity as their name alone carries great credibility. Also, I’m sure that job opportunities in their offices would be made available if I show them dedication and persistence. District Attorney’s office and the Mayor’s office are also great opportunities. However, I’d also love to land an internship at somewhere like Pepsi, I believe that the environment is a bit more laid back. The reason I say this, is not because I feel as though it will be easier, but with a laid-back environment, I feel less restraint to voice my opinions and my outgoing nature will be more
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