"Find something no one else in the company wants to do, and then do it well. After you do that once or twice, the people you work for will find you invaluable.
What I gained from this job is the knowledge that I don't want to do this for the rest of my life.
...this is your chance to prove that you're a responsible and reliable worker. Once your co-workers see your face often enough — and once you've shown that they can count on you — they'll remember who you are. Then, when they need assistance on more substantive projects, they're more likely to ask for your help, as opposed to the help of the intern down the hall, with whom they've never interacted."