Day in the Life

Day in the Life: Process Manager, Environmental Sustainability

A typical day in the life of a manager of environmental sustainability with Humana.

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A Day in the Life: Design and Project Engineer, Corus Process Engineering

Mark Dixon graduated with a MEng in Mechanical Engineering with Management from The University of Liverpool in 2006. Soon afterwards, in July 2006, he was lucky enough to land a job with Corus Process Engineering. He is primarily involved with design projects in the steel industry, in particular the area of continuous casting: this is a refinement of the casting process to achieve the continuous high-volume production of metal sections.

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A Day in the Life: Design Assistant for Interior Design Firm

10:00 a.m.: Speak with the head designer. Receive instructions on several tasks, such as picking up fabric samples from design center, contacting dealers regarding memo items (pieces on loan for display only) for a client meeting, dictation of a letter for a potential client that must be messengered by noon.

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A Day in the Life: Director of Corporate Communications at Humana

Jim Turner is Humana's Director of Corporate Communications. Find out about a typical day in his working life, and learn how he incorporates sustainability and CSR principles into his work.

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A Day in the Life: Director of Global Recruiting, Abt Associates

Karen Amatangelo-Block recently changed jobs after working nearly a decade and a half in recruiting at large law firms. 

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A Day in the Life: Electronic Engine Trainee, Transport for London (TfL)

Firas Al-Tahan, 23, is a graduate electronic engineer trainee working in the directorate of traffic operations at Transport for London.

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A Day in the Life: Employment Litigator

Take a look at a day in the life of an associate in an employment law department.

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A Day in the Life: Energy Consulting Associate

9:30 a.m.: Get into the office on a Friday morning and check voicemail and email. You’ve got a message from the head of the energy practice, asking you to put together a few discussion slides on your practice area’s new sales initiative for an internal conference call later in the day.

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A Day in the Life: The Entry-Level Private Equity Employee

Spend a day in the life of an associate at a midsized private equity firm in Manhattan

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A Day in the Life: Entry-Level Scientist

Want to be a research scientist? Take a look at a typical day for an entry-level scientist for a biotech company.

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