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…

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…

Leveling up in Dublin: Acquiring New Skills and Competencies

I have gathered quite a few new skills from my time at Staycity, which I believe will be very helpful in my future career. First, most of these new skills are soft skills. Due to the nature of having a virtual internship, I am limited in what kind of tasks I can complete. However, I have absolutely leveled up my working…

The Finale: A Reflection On my Internship “In” London

As my internship with my company, Sagitter Training, is coming to an end it is time to reflect on my experience and everything that I have learned. Coming into this experience I did not know what to expect, it was my first internship AND it was for a company based across the world. I tried…