Getting the Best MBA Intern for Your Business

In this economic climate, a creative and motivated MBA intern may be the smartest investment for a company trying to complete projects in strategy, market analysis, marketing, finance, operations, human resources and more – without a long-term commitment.

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Jan 11, 2011

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In this economic climate, a creative and motivated MBA intern may be the smartest investment for a company trying to complete projects in strategy, market analysis, marketing, finance, operations, human resources and more – without a long-term commitment.

The Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management will host a free internship workshop for Nashville-area companies to learn how to get the ideal intern for their business. The workshop will be held on Friday, Jan. 14 from 8 a.m.-11 a.m. at Owen.

The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. To register, contact Sandy Kinnett at (615) 343-1122 or sandy.kinnett@owen.vanderbilt.edu.

Event topics include:

  • How to create a successful internship program.
  • How to develop projects and opportunities for students that immediately add value to your organization.
  • Success stories and best practices from businesses that have utilized MBA interns.

Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management is ranked as a top institution by BusinessWeek, the Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times and Forbes. For more information about Owen, visit www.owen.vanderbilt.edu.