Hands on experience in the business as a producing representative. It revealed so much about an individuals capacity to drive revenue and create a sustainable business. I loved helping clients and challenging myself
Honestly, I like everything about it. However, it was difficult managing my emotions as a non-traditional intern, being a 29 year old adult it was hard at times to reconcile the fact that I left a full time job to be an intern. It was definitely the right decision for me though.
Advice to Potential Interns
Make the most of your opportunity. This is so much more than a resume builder; it is an exercise in self discovery...
Advice to Management
For the internship in particular, I believe the company could be better served by mixing in a few more non-traditional students. I believe it would elevate the energy, and increase the overall work capacity of the group.
Sample Interview Questions
Do you take naps? We don't need nappers...
What time do you generally wake up in the morning?
Are you willing to persevere when things get difficult?
How long do you stick with a difficult task before moving on to something else?