Students often agonize over the ?right? school to attend for their MBA. How will it impact my ability to get a great job ... or to have a great career ... or to do what I want to do in the long-run? The decision regarding your internship and full-time job offers can have a similar, if not greater impact on the answers to these questions. This article provides five arguments in defense for picking a "Blue Chip" company to intern with and work for in the formative stages of your career.