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,…

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 Skills I’ve Learned

Hi everyone! We’re coming to the end of our internships; only two weeks left! As my time at patientMpower comes to an end, I’m excited to know that the work I’m doing now will benefit this company in the future. Right now, I’m working on a business market research project with my supervisor to help…

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…

Post #4: Critical Reflection on Skills and Competencies

During my last blog post, I discussed my assigned task of revamping the Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) website. This task gave birth to the idea of my next responsibilities as an intern. As I was brainstorming for the website, I queried: is the ACU involved in any undergraduate or graduate programs for students enrolled at the…

HR Consulting in a Cross-Cultural Setting

Hello again! Sadly, my trip to Madrid has concluded, and I am back in Pennsylvania. I will be continuing my work with La Casita de Inglés from home for the remaining couple of weeks of this International Internship Program. Since my last blog post, my supervisors in the HR department have left the main center…

Developing My Skills

Hello again everyone from (virtual) Dublin, Ireland! I am now over halfway done with my data analysis internship with Wrkit, and I cannot believe how quickly it is going! I am finally really starting to see the implementations of the work I am doing and how my work is benefiting the company. This past week,…

Skills from Dublin

I am currently in my sixth week and past the halfway point of my international internship experience in Dublin, Ireland. Since my last post, I have taken on more responsibilities as the head analyst I work under is on vacation for a week, so much of the routine tasks he would do internal to the…