Will your internship get you hired?
Remember how in high school everyone told you you had to volunteer work to make your college resume attractive?
Well, everyone's been getting the same advice for years.
What happens is that soon everyone has a volunteer position. They start looking a lot like you on paper. Similar GPA, similar extracurriculars, similar SAT scores, similar volunteer history.
When something becomes the status quo, you have to work extra hard to differentiate yourself.
It's bad advice to give high school students to blindly take on volunteer work, and it's bad advice to tell college students they "absolutely must get an internship or employers won't even look at your resume."
Because at that level, you no longer stand out.
Here's the solution.