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…

Wrapping It Up

As my internship neared the end, I reflected on what I have learned through this unique experience. It has certainly strengthened my technical and transferable skills. One transferable skill I have gained through this experience is time management. I had to balance working efficiently and completing the work accurately when completing projects for the staff…

The Final Week: Finishing my remote internship in Dublin, Ireland

At the beginning of my internship, I expected to develop knowledge of hard and soft skills that are useful in the workplace. I hoped to learn more about digital marketing and SEO practices that are used for the businesses of clients. MEANit, which is a web design agency located in both Donegal and Dublin, assigned…

Farewell London (Virtually)

As I am writing this post, I have just completed my final day as an Accounts Intern for the London Basketball Association as a part of the Global Business Institute: Virtual Internship program. Going into the program, I was unsure of what to expect, as I had not participated in an internship previously, and had…