Now I have an extra three months of experience, I have done many interviews, and I can add another name to my references list.
When you are standing in a room filled with big names and half a dozen reporters from other news organizations, you almost stop feeling like an intern.
By the end of the week I had been on my first assignments. The most exciting was a press conference about the Tour de France.
Like many young job seekers, I am stuck in a vicious cycle. I don’t have enough experience, so I do not get hired. I do not get hired, so I don’t gain experience.