Undergraduate Blog / Author: Sophie Komornicki

Sophie Komornicki

Pivot

Before starting this internship I was prepared to commit eight hours a day to work and I hoped the rest of my days would be spent exploring beautiful San Francisco. After day one I learned that things at a start-up and change quickly and fairly drastically. One has to learn to pivot and how to…

Sophie Komornicki

Be Prepared After Accepting

Being prepared vs. having expectations After accepting my offer from i love blue sea I headed to San Francisco to finally get my first look into the sustainable industry. I wasn’t all too sure what to expect from a start-up company that distributes sustainable seafood, but I had done some homework, reading articles on the…

Sophie Komornicki

How to Find Your Perfect Internship

Be picky and be satisfied I started looking for internships in February but with my almost unrealistic expectations and very real schedule and financial limitations it was a miserable process. I had reached out to CCD, edited my resume countless times, and searched all internship listings on countless websites with little luck. To be fair…