By being aware of what skills you want to develop, you can set better goals for yourself and communicate these goals to your mentor and lead.


Make good use of your 1-on-1s


Your lead and mentor can’t help you if they don’t know what you want for your internship, so spend some time in your 1-on-1s to discuss your goals.


You might not be as lucky though, as it’s difficult to get useful and constructive feedback. It’s important to be proactive and seek feedback, but give people a starting point.


Be open to learning from anyone, because teachers are everywhere.


It’s okay to be a sponge and listen first. Learning by example is a great way to learn.


Share your work, especially when it’s not ready.


Take initiative, especially when you’re not ready.


Don’t forget to just enjoy yourself


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