Post-Berlin Reflection

What an eventful nine weeks. This marks the end of our weekly blog posts and the program as a whole, leaving me very bittersweet. I am very sad to be leaving Berlin, the friends, places, and things about the city I have come to love. However I am also excited to see my family and…

What Makes a Successful Employee?

Benji Gluzman Professor Koller International Internship Berlin Summer 2022 July 11th, 2022 We are now in the final week of the program, and I can’t believe how fast it has gone by. Every week I feel I start my blog posts saying how fast everything is moving, and I will be sad to leave Berlin…

Communicating in Berlin

Benji Gluzman Professor Koller International Internship Berlin Summer 2022 July 4th, 2022 Communicating in Berlin: Week 7.  I can’t believe we are essentially in the final leg of this program.  It has been something I will always remember, cherish, and carry with me moving forward.  This has been a great week for me in the…

My Outlook on Leadership

Benji Gluzman Professor Koller International Internship Berlin Summer 2022 June 27th, 2022 Being six weeks into this program is almost unfathomable to me, but speaking on this week it has been one of if not the most enjoyable/memorable one since I’ve been here.  This weekend most of my group visited Budapest which was amazing, as…

Developing Skills in Berlin

Benji Gluzman Professor Koller International Internship Summer 2022 June 20th, 2022 Developing Skills in Berlin: My friends and I have been in Berlin for roughly a month now, and we are essentially halfway through the program.  It’s such a bittersweet feeling (more bitter than sweet), and I have loved my time in Berlin, but also…

Adapting to Berlin

Benji Gluzman Professor Koller International Internship Summer 2022 June 13th, 2022 Adapting to Berlin: How can we be nearly halfway done already?? I find it so hard to believe how fast each week continues to go by, and I am coming to learn they only go faster and faster.  Despite time seemingly flying, I have…

Ambiguity Leads to Creativity

Benji Gluzman Professor Koller International Internship Summer 2022 June 6th, 2022 Ambiguity Leads to Creativity: Well, we are now nearly three weeks into the program and my oh my does time fly when you’re having fun.  I have really enjoyed my time in Berlin so far both personally and professionally, and cannot wait for what…

The Backbone of Productivity: Time Management

Benji Gluzman Professor Koller International Internship Summer 2022 May 30th, 2022 Time Management I am now roughly two weeks into this program, and it is crazy typing that out as time is already moving so quickly.  I would say I am definitely settled into Berlin at this point.  I have my commute to work down,…

Settling in the city of Berlin

What a week it has been.  Everyone from IIP Berlin arrived Tuesday and it has been nonstop since then.  Britta from Intrax has been taking us all around Berlin and if I had to pick one thing that really stood out it was the Humboldt Forum.  I cannot stress enough that this was one of…