Comfortable living at home and an encouraging work environment.
No sense of team: Was structurally placed on team I did no work with, functionally placed on team I never had outings with, and socially related to a third team which was the only one I had an out of work event with.
Advice to Potential Interns
There aren't any quirks to working here. You're paid well and taught well. It's a straight forward opportunity that you can get a lot out of.
Advice to Management
People get used to whatever is given to them. Even ignoring that the compensation at Garmin is on par with other prominent companies. I would however recommend working on the social environment internal to Garmin. The teams in some departments seem to be much more proactive than others in having events whether at work our outside of it.