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…

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…

GBI Virtual Internship: From PIT to SYD

G’day mate! My name is Jonathan Li, but most people call me JJ. Like many others, I am from outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which is where I have lived my entire life. Prior to committing to the University of Pittsburgh, I had never been to Western Pennsylvania, so attending a school in the great city…

Let Me Play in London: GBI Virtual Internship

Hi everyone! My name is Rachel Allen and I am a rising junior at the University of Pittsburgh in the College of Business Administration. I am majoring in Global Management and Human Resources Management, with a minor in Korean, and am part of the Pitt Business Honors program. My family is originally from Johannesburg, South…