Communication Challenges

Last week I finished my internship with the Irish Academy of Public Relations! To say the time flew by would be and understatement. I remember having my first interview with my supervisor like it was yesterday! In my last couple weeks, not much was new. I filmed two testimonial videos that are going to be…

Communication in Ireland

Hello again everyone from virtual Dublin, Ireland! This week I completed the final week of my data analysis internship with Wrkit, and I am amazed just how far I have come since I started with the company earlier this summer in May. I took this weekend to look over some of the projects that I…

Spanish vs U.S. Communication Styles

My time with La Casita de Inglés has come to a close! Honestly, the past two months have gone by so quickly. It is cliché but completely true. I did not realize this was my final week until last Monday! As far as updates on current work, not much is new. I have just been…

Takeaways from my Internship Abroad

As of writing this blog post, I am now officially finished my internship at Carysfort Capital as a part of the International Internship Program in Dublin, Ireland. In terms of summarizing my internship experience, I mainly worked under the head analyst as well as the Chief Financial Officer of the firm. Carysfort Capital is involved…

High or Low Context Culture in Dublin

As of writing this blog, I am now in the last week of my international internship with Carysfort Capital in Dublin, Ireland. Since my last post, I have started my last projects. The first project looks at analyzing the potential market and returns in self-storage property, which includes researching and mapping the various Dublin self-storage…

An end leads to another beginning!

Six weeks have flown by and my virtual global internship has unfortunately come to an end. Looking back to what I have harvested from this unique journey, I am proud to say that I made a right decision to be part of it. The skills and experience that I have gained from fulfilling my responsibilities,…

Summer Growth: Let Me Play in London

Hello everyone! The six weeks since the start of my Human Resources Management internship at Let Me Play have just flown by. When I first started, I had no idea what to expect, as this was my first professional experience. From practical application of the field to general workplace conduct and practices, everything was new…

GBI Virtual Internship: From SYD to PIT

Although my Marketing internship with the Sydney-based software startup, Kaizntree, is coming to an end, a part of me wishes that it would continue forever. I came here expecting to apply the knowledge I learned in my Marketing and Supply Chain Management classes, to gain valuable industry experience, and to develop my soft skills (like…

Final Internship Reflection: Feeling Confident and Accomplished

Today marks the last day of my virtual internship in Dublin, Ireland. Before coming into this experience, I remember feeling a mix of nervousness and excitement. Nervous because there was so much in the unknown, yet excited because this experience posed so much potential for personal and professional growth. While navigating the ambiguity was often…