As a college-student, just out of your freshman year, a full-time summer internship at a well-reputed firm, with experienced professionals light-years ahead of your own knowledge and experience, can seem like a daunting task. You’re full of grandiose expectations about how you’re going to make the most out of your internship and be the best intern possible, but very often you’re left disappointed with your lack of work, although the copious amounts of free coffee and internet can make up for your boredom.
Lightbox is not that firm.
Lightbox is a firm that immediately involves you in projects, presentations and meetings. It’s hands-on approach not only teaches you so much about the industry, but also keeps you on your toes. Never are you made to feel like an inexperienced outsider, but are treated like one of their own seasoned professionals. You’re embraced into the team, which operates very much like a family.
The phenomenal team, amazing office and interesting, changing work keeps are only a few things on a very long list of why my summer at Lightbox made interns everywhere jealous!
See what it’s like to build India’s most innovative consumer technology companies. Our intern program offers internships to current college students or recent college grads around the year. During the 10 to 12 week program, you’ll get real-world, hands-on VC experience helping tech companies grow. We try to make the internship to meet your interests whenever possible. You may be assigned to one or more of our teams ranging from investments and finance to recruitment.
Want to be a Lightbox intern? Write to firstname.lastname@example.org
The advice to entrepreneurs is to experiment, fail, learn and repeat. Try things at a small scale and at a low cost, and quickly assess if they work or not and then take a call on what is worth scaling up. The experiments should either stop or continue based on consumer feedback.