Networking

  • From Intern to Full-time Hire: Tips from Zoe Fox, Content Coordinator at Mashable

    From Intern to Full-time Hire: Tips from Zoe Fox, Content Coordinator at Mashable

    Zoe Fox recently celebrated her two year anniversary at Mashable, where she is currently a content coordinator. She was the first intern at Mashable to move up to a full-time employee in 2011. Read Zoe's tips on transitioning from an intern to a full-time role at a company. ...Continue Reading

  • Attention Young Creatives in NYC: Enter Our Sweet Summer #CareerSweeps

    Attention Young Creatives in NYC: Enter Our Sweet Summer #CareerSweeps

    Summer has officially started and here at NY Creative Interns we’re gearing up to bring you more top notch programming then ever. To celebrate, we’ve put together our first giveaway with a stellar prize pack chock full of products we love that will help you take your career to the next level and enjoy all New York City has to offer (not to mention it’s valued at over $500)....Continue Reading

  • The Dos and Donts of Film & TV Networking Events

    The Dos and Donts of Film & TV Networking Events

    Events provide a great way to network with people in your industry, and to make connections that can lead to job opportunities. That’s why we partnered with Eventbrite for their Blogger Tour, so that we would be able to attend events like Tekserve’s Create Now: The Future of Post Production, to help shed some light on how to...Continue Reading

  • Explore Your City with Eventbrite: Join us on Our Tour

    Explore Your City with Eventbrite: Join us on Our Tour

    In addition to producing our own fantastic events this summer (and year round), we’re thrilled to announce that over the next two months we’ll be attending a variety of events though out the city as part of Eventbrite’s Blogger Tour. What is Eventbrite? Eventbrite enables people all over the world to plan, promote, and sell out any...Continue Reading

  • Meet Our Summer Marketing & Events Intern: Veronica Shi

    Meet Our Summer Marketing & Events Intern: Veronica Shi

    The NY Creative Interns staff is very pleased to introduce one of our first-ever summer interns, Veronica Shi....Continue Reading

  • Meet Our Summer Marketing & Events Intern: Nicole Monge

    Meet Our Summer Marketing & Events Intern: Nicole Monge

    The NY Creative Interns staff is very pleased to introduce one of our first-ever summer interns, Nicole Monge. Nicole is a recent graduate of Elon University, though she’s originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, where her entire family still lives. She has two dogs at home that she’s obsessed with and uploads pictures of constantly. We...Continue Reading

  • Hey Ladies: How to Be Assertive & Overcome Double Standards

    Hey Ladies: How to Be Assertive & Overcome Double Standards

    Tips for women, from women, on how to be assertive and navigate double-standards at work. Five professionals sound off on their experiences and advice....Continue Reading

  • Creative Internship and Job Opportunities: Tough Mudder, Twitter, and more.

    Creative Internship and Job Opportunities: Tough Mudder, Twitter, and more.

    Each week NY Creative Interns brings you a curated list of the best internships and entry level jobs in New York City. Featuring positions at NBC Entertainment, Forbes Media, and more. ...Continue Reading

  • Relationships Matter: How to Build & Maintain Your Network

    Relationships Matter: How to Build & Maintain Your Network

    Panelists Nick Schweers, Conz Preti, Tim McDonald, Carla Marie, and Gleana Albritton came together at the third Find and Follow your Passion conference to discuss the value of building and maintaining professional relationships. ...Continue Reading

  • +1: How To Stand Out in a Digital Age

    +1: How To Stand Out in a Digital Age

    When it comes to the digital era we live in, one question is constantly present: how do we stand out? Everyone has a Facebook profile, Twitter handle, LinkedIn page, among other social profiles, so how can you get employers to notice you over everyone else? If you are absolutely certain you have a set of skills, talent, and passion, but are clueless on actually getting it out there, consider these down-to-earth tips from five experienced media-world recruiters. ...Continue Reading

  • Career Optimism Instilled in Young Creatives at Find & Follow Your Passion Conference

    Career Optimism Instilled in Young Creatives at Find & Follow Your Passion Conference

    On April 6, 2013, hundreds of young attendees gained insights from dozens of established creatives and recruiters at our third installment of Find & Follow Your Passion, our full-day conference in partnership with Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts. Our goal was achieved, establishing connections that will result in internships, jobs, and mentor relationships...Continue Reading

  • Visas & More: Tips for Working in the United States (VIDEO)

    Visas & More: Tips for Working in the United States (VIDEO)

    Up next in this video series is a panel entitled "Visas & More: Tips for Working in the United States ". Featuring speakers from companies such as Behance, Oxygen, and Goodman Immigration Group, this video is an informational watch for the international members of the NY Creative Interns community, looking to learn more about the steps it takes to work in the United States....Continue Reading

  • Five Books to Motivate You

    Five Books to Motivate You

    Spring is here, folks. Time to shrug off the cold, slothy-feelings of a winter spent behind a computer screen and get yourself motivated again. Here are five books to share new perspectives and tips on how to find that new job, perfect your speaking abilities, and become an incredible creative. 1. I Got My Dream...Continue Reading

  • URL to IRL: Use Online Tools to Make Connections In Real Life (VIDEO)

    URL to IRL: Use Online Tools to Make Connections In Real Life (VIDEO)

    Up next in this video series is a panel entitled "URL to IRL: Use Online Tools to Make Connections In Real Life". Featuring speakers from companies such as Twitter, Penguin, and The New York Observer, this video is a how to for creating introductions with both personal and professional heroes as well as generating a dialogue that can carry over from the digital space to an in-person meeting....Continue Reading

  • Creative Alchemy: Convert Career Opportunities into Career Gold (VIDEO)

    Creative Alchemy: Convert Career Opportunities into Career Gold (VIDEO)

    Up next in this video series is a panel entitled "Creative Alchemy: Convert Career Opportunities into Career Gold". Featuring Monica Lo, Senior Art Director at kbs+ and Megan Nuttall, Senior Writer at kbs+, this video is an inspiring introduction to the concept of creative alchemy. A combination of four elements (relationships, passion projects, portfolio, personality), creative alchemy teaches you how to find career gold through the people you meet and the things you learn....Continue Reading

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