Answered by Rachel, Hiring Expert at ADP, on Thursday, November 3, 2016
There are many ways to search for internship opportunities. First off, if you are a college student, the best thing you can do is utilize your school's career services office. Advisers can assist you in narrowing your career path and targeting specific companies you would like to work for, as well as keep you informed of on-campus recruiting events such as career fairs & employer networking sessions. Also, utilize sites like LinkedIn to discover open opportunities and communicate with recruiters. But, be sure to have your LinkedIn profile organized and up to date so that it is clear to employers what your career objectives are and what you can offer their company.
Upon accepting an internship opportunity, it is definitely important to prepare! Doing prior your research on the company will help you familiarize with the company's structure and culture. It is also important to go into your internship with an open mind and positive attitude so that you can learn as much as possible, network, and make a lasting impression.
I hope these tips help and I wish you good luck!