The Internship Short Story Summary

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Summary of Story line The story of “The Internship” follows two men who are told that the sales business they have worked for their whole working lives is due for foreclosure and they are therefore forced to leave. Billy (Vince Vaughn) decides that he will not settle for any job and starts to search for jobs for him and his friend Nick (Owen Wilson). Nick has already taken up a low paying job at his sisters boyfriends mattress shop. Billy convinces Nick that the future is heading for a world of technology and tells Nick that if they want to survive in the business world they need to apply for an internship at google that could lead to a full time job there. The internship is not what they expect. They arrive and are put into teams (Dylan O’Brien as Stuart, Josh Brener as Lyle, Tiya Sircar as Neha and Tobit Raphael as Yo-Yo) that will compete against the other teams for the jobs. The tasks are way out of their skill set and they find it challenging. After an altercation with their team in the first task they begin to study up on what they are doing and begin to contribute to the teams work. Their biggest competitor is a team with Graham Hawtrey (Max Minghella). Billy fails to complete a task and decides to leave in fear of keeping his team back, nick tells the team and they see that in order to win the final task – A sales task – they will need their whole team and that their team is not complete without Billy. In the end they win and all secure jobs at Google. Where Nick

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