Testing the Waters: How to make an internship work for both of you

January 2005
Journal of Financial Planning;Jan2005 Supplement, Vol. 18, p16
Academic Journal
The article discusses how financial planning firms can benefit from hiring interns. According to the article, formal internship programs provide a structured way to introduce new potential members of the financial planning profession to the industry. The author discusses how internship programs are most effective if a college professor or other member of a university's staff serves as a liaison between the campus and the office. The author argues that internship programs are better at predicting a potential employee's success in their role than personality tests.


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