Water cooler conversations - or small talk as it it often called, is something we have to deal with on the daily. Just by living life we are going to have to meet people and strangers and its impossible to avoid the small talk that follows. It sucks: it can be dreadfully disingenous, super awkward and half the time you don't even want to be there.
As an intern, small talk will 100% occur whether you like it or not. You'll be out and about networking as an intern, working on projects and just generally will have to speak with people.
But what if I told you that you can become a super star intern without having to resort small talk?
It's simple really: