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Getting the Most Out of Your Summer Job

We had the opportunity to interview Annie Favreau of InsideJobs.com to find out how high school and college students can get the most out of summer employment.

SC: Aside from summer camps and retail, what are some other popular summer jobs for college students?

AF: Some of the best summer jobs can be found at your college or university. For example, you could work in the dorms as a resident assistant, or help troubleshoot computers as an IT tech. If you’re more of an outdoorsy type, you could join a landscaping crew. It’s tough work, but you’ll spend the summer in the sunshine. Another option that will get you on your feet is working as a nanny. No matter what you choose, a summer job can be a great way to get some experience and earn some cash.

SC: What are the pros and cons of taking summer jobs vs. internships?
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