Concluding IIP Berlin!

            Looking back at my time in Berlin, my most significant growth were I cultivated a couple fantastic habits and became more disciplined. Firstly, I reignited my passion in reading during this internship period; I developed a habit to read one chapter everyday. It all started during the finals week of last spring semester. I…

The Climax!

              Finally, it is my last week of internship in Berlin, Germany! I felt so contented for both my personal life and professional life. For my last weekend in Berlin, I went on a hunt for “German cheesecake”. Many people who had “German cheesecake” said that it tasted very different from American/New York cheesecake; it…

Hungry in Hungary!

    It is my eighth week in Berlin now. Last weekend, I went to the capital of Hungary, Budapest. It was an amazing vacation and of course I had so much delicious food! Before I start talking about food, I would like to share a lesson with you. In Hungary, its own currency, Hungarian Forint…

Fun Time with My Colleagues!

              This is my seventh week in Berlin, Germany. Internship has been an interesting experience for me. I sent out 781 emails to Chinese companies to advertise my company’s services. However, only two of them reached out to me. This is not a good sign because my boss definitely hoped for more replies from our…

Bike: at My Own Pace ~~

            Now is my sixth week in Berlin and the fifth week of my internship. There are good news and bad news. Good news is I finally received one reply from a Chinese trader. I spent one whole day compiling 150 email addresses of Chinese traders and sending them my company’s offering email. Two weeks…

Staying Strong with FOOD from Prague!

              I have finished 5 weeks of internship in Berlin, Germany. After having a boring forth week of internship, my internship is getting interesting this week. My supervisor decided to set aside Value-Added Tax registration for Chinese traders because there has been no reply from any of the Chinese traders we reached out to earlier….

Sunset: Tschüss, Munich!

            This is my forth week in Berlin. Internship is exciting yet boring. It is exciting because I am really looking forward to reach out to my clients some point during this internship. My supervisor said I will be in touch with Chinese traders and help them register for Value-Added Tax (VAT) in Germany. On…

Tegernsee: I’m in Love with South German Town

              This week is my forth week in Berlin, Germany. I am so excited for the week because I am almost there to meet my clients. I spent the past two weeks of my internship learning about how value-added tax (VAT) system works in European Union, particularly Germany; then, I had to learn how businesses…

Food = Good Time!

              Yay! It is the second week in Berlin! I having good time here! I am impressed by the public transportation in Berlin. The public transportation system here is extremely convenient; all I have is just a monthly pass, and I managed to checkout every corner of Berlin even the neighboring city called Potsdam. The…