Unlock a world of talent with Next Step Connections. We’re not just about resumes; we’re about hands-on skills and global perspectives. Partner with us for direct access to a diverse pool of interns and professionals who bring practical, real-world experience to your team. 


Learning Expedition

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Hire an intern

Identify, attract, engage and assess prospective candidates by hosting university students through year-round remote and in-person internships.

You will be able to connect with a more diverse network of candidates who have the mindset to succeed through Next Step Connections.

Over 1000 employers have successfully hosted interns through NEXSTEP since 2008.

Hosting Interns

How it works

Assess project, challenge or task needs
Fill in form
Receive & Review Student profile
Schedule & complete interview
Confirm Internship details
A Commitment to Youth Empowerment

Human is not a resource but a possibility

Your Commitment
Onboard student & schedule regular touchpoints to monitor progress
Provide an evaluation, recommendation and skills assessment

Value Proposition

Access to Global Talent

Tap into a diverse pool of global talent ready to bring fresh perspectives and real-world skills to your team. Next Step Connections connects you with individuals who have honed their abilities through hands-on experiences in various industries and cultural settings.

Customizable Program Models

Recognizing the diversity of educational objectives, we offer a spectrum of customizable program models. Whether you seek specific industry focuses, duration variations, or unique academic integrations, our team works collaboratively with your institution to design a program that reflects your distinct identity. From curricular components to cultural immersions, our customizable models empower you to shape a program that resonates with your academic ethos.


Get precisely the skills your team needs. We understand that every workplace is unique. Our platform allows you to find candidates with tailored skill sets acquired through customized programs, ensuring they seamlessly integrate into and contribute to your organization.

Efficient Recruitment Process

Save time and resources with our streamlined recruitment process. We’ve designed our platform to make finding the right talent efficient and straightforward. From matching your requirements to onboarding, we ensure a hassle-free experience for employers.

Future-Ready Professionals

Stay ahead in a rapidly evolving business landscape. By choosing Next Step Connections, you’re not just hiring for today; you’re investing in professionals who are adaptable, globally aware, and equipped to navigate the challenges of the future. Shape the success of your organization with future-ready talent

Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions.

We employ a rigorous selection process, curating a pool of candidates who have undergone hands-on experiences through our programs. Our focus on real-world skills and cultural adaptability ensures that the professionals we connect you with bring practical value to your team.

Absolutely. We understand the importance of industry-specific skills. Our platform allows you to customize your search, ensuring that the candidates you find align with the unique requirements and demands of your organization.

Our onboarding process is designed to be seamless and efficient. We work closely with both employers and candidates to facilitate a smooth transition, ensuring that professionals sourced through Next Step Connections integrate seamlessly into your team.

We’ve perfected the art of virtual placements. Our platform provides a robust infrastructure for remote internships, ensuring that professionals contribute effectively to your projects, regardless of geographical locations. We prioritize a smooth and productive remote working experience.

Our platform is designed for efficiency. We’ve streamlined the recruitment process, from candidate search to placement. By leveraging advanced matching algorithms and a user-friendly interface, we ensure that employers find the right talent quickly and with minimal effort.