5 Must-Dos for First-Time Intern Managers

I’ll admit it: I wasn’t a natural when it came to managing interns. They were my first-ever direct reports, and I made all of the rookie mistakes. I assigned too much work and too little work; I over-explained, I under-explained; and so on and so forth.


The good news is, managing interns—anyone, really—is a skill at which you can vastly improve with practice. But that’s no reason to start at the bottom. Learn from my experience, and read on for five ways to be a successful intern manager.

Read the rest of my latest Daily Muse post here.