How do companies and students find each other when looking for interns or internships?
Which possibilities are there in Vitus Bering Innovation Park, and where do you turn to for help?
Furthermore CSC has made an internship brochure especially aimed at companies.
Here you can see all the different fields of study at VIA, and what the students from the different fields are capable of. An internship can be a huge advantage for both parties; the company and the intern.
A company that uses these events to get into contact with students is the company Greenbyte.
Greenbyte participated in Company Dating during Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 where they talked with many students.
Collaboration between VIA University College and companies in Vitus Bering Innovation Park Have you ever thought about having an intern in your company?
Or have you thought about being an intern in Vitus Bering Innovation Park?
Our last intern got into the company by sending us an unsolicited application, and this is still a good way to get in contact with us.” Apply unsolicited and get your dream internship Another company in Vitus Bering Innovation Park, Camsoft, did not do anything active in relation to interns, and last Fall they still had two interns; a marketing student and an ICT engineering student.
Both applied unsolicited and the owner, Torsten did therefore not need to go search for them himself – they both found him because he was located in Vitus Bering Innovation Park.
Greenbyte will attend Company Dating again in order to find their next intern: “The good thing about Company Dating is that we can talk to many different students and we meet students from different fields of study.
We can find interns who can help us both within sales, marketing and IT, and therefore we can have interns both in Spring and in Fall,” says Helene Steffensen, Communications consultant at Greenbyte and continues: “But this does not mean that we do not accept unsolicited applications.
It is also important to have enough tasks for the interns: “You have to be ready for them and willing to spend some time on them.