Internships v paid work

Some students find they get more out of paid work than internships. Which would you choose?

This Guardian Article looks at the merits of working while you study versus the experience students can gain while undertaking an internship. Both paid work and internships are an excellent way of boosting your employability skillls but which option works best for you?

http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/mortarboard/2012/may/25/students-working-part-time