Undergraduate Blog / Tag: Summer Internship

Emma Chanleap Bradley

The importance of experiential learning

Experiential learning has played a major role in my digital marketing internship for a fashion start-up. My company is quite young and entering into its third year of operation. Thus, the majority of our marketing strategies are trial-and-error-based as the company establishes a brand voice and image. I have managed the reformation of both the…

Galip Sina Berik

3 Important Things to Get a Management Consulting Job

As I approach the end of my internship, I asked my manager, who is a partner at the management consulting firm I work in, can you explain to me what are the things you look for in a job applicant. I may have managed to get this job, but knowing how the interviewee thinks will…

Emma Chanleap Bradley

The complexities of social media management

            One of my responsibilities as a digital marketing intern at a fashion start-up is social media management. To some, social media management sounds like a relatively easy task. However, there are many complexities when it comes to content curation across platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest.            Branding is an important aspect of…

Raj Mehta

The Role of Technology

While I think about what I did through the duration of my internship, one thing that remained constant was using technology in some way or the other. While this is not surprising, it is interesting to note how technology plays an important role in companies today! Saucey is a service-based company that operates through website…

Julian Brandmaier

Do you have any bandwidth?

“Do you have any bandwidth?” is not a phrase I was familiar with. In fact, the last time I heard even the word bandwidth was in Joe Rogan’s podcast with Elon Musk almost a year ago where bandwidth was described as the bottleneck to humans becoming functional cyborgs thanks to smart phone technology. I know.…

Susanna D'Souza

Advice Shared that Made Me Think…

I recently had the opportunity to have an informative interview with a coworker about their career journey. While I learned a lot about their journey in Finance and their career milestones till date, what stuck with me the most was the two pieces of advice shared. The first piece of advice was that when making…

Moise Harari

Hardly working or working hard?

In the past, the internships that I have done have been pretty traditional given that they have taken place in larger companies. They consisted of working from 9am to 5pm, and having fun before and after those hours. Working at a startup this summer has showed me that work and fun can both happen at…

Time Management : Working on Projects

It can be difficult balancing your time while you have an internship. Summer is out and you want to have fun while you are gaining experience. Here are some of the tips that I have accumulated after one month into my internship while working on projects: Plan, plan, plan! Have a plan and stick to…