Author Archives: Jonathan Hurwitz

About Jonathan Hurwitz

Jonathan Hurwitz is a recent graduate of the Film & TV Production program at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. After transferring to Tisch two years ago from the University of Michigan, Jonathan has held more than eight internships on feature films and TV shows, including last year's "Tower Heist" and Comedy Central’s "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart." He is currently a Production intern at Pixar Animation Studios in California. He writes about everything from happiness to Justin Bieber on his own blog and that Twitter thang.
  • 9 Ways to Use Your Breaks Wisely

    9 Ways to Use Your Breaks Wisely

    Free time is a rarity in the Intern World, so it can often be overwhelming when deciding what to do during these mythical times “off.” Let’s break down this whole break thing, both the long-term holiday kind and that short-term lunchtime kind, too....Continue Reading

  • How To: Follow Up (Part 2)

    How To: Follow Up (Part 2)

    An internship isn’t a worthwhile time commitment if you fail to keep in touch with the company after it’s over. I already wrote a post about how to follow up with your coworkers, but I’ve been thinking about it further and would like to make some amendments to my suggestions. Here are some more specific...Continue Reading

  • How To: Make the Best of a Less Than Ideal Internship

    How To: Make the Best of a Less Than Ideal Internship

    In my last post I talked about how difficult internships can be, which is just one of many truths associated with internships. This week I thought I’d address one of the other unfortunate realities in the world of the Intern: Sometimes, dear reader(s), your internship just isn’t going to be very good. If you find...Continue Reading

  • How To: Intern Abroad

    How To: Intern Abroad

    I’m on an endless hunt for the perfect metaphor to describe the intern experience. In the meantime, I feel comfortable beginning this post by saying that, in short, interning is hard. So what happens when you find yourself accepting an internship in another country? With smart phones, computers, and WiFi out of the equation, things...Continue Reading

  • How To: Master the Art of the Interview

    How To: Master the Art of the Interview

    In my last post I wrote about the resume and cover letter tips I’ve picked up over the years, so this week I thought I’d continue in a similar vein and aggregate the pearls of wisdom I’ve acquired on an equally important element of the internship search: the Interview....Continue Reading

  • How To: Resume and Cover Letter Writing

    How To: Resume and Cover Letter Writing

    Googling “resumes” or “cover letters” is really a blast to the past. Inside are some resume and cover letter writing tips for the Digital Age....Continue Reading

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