How did you find your internship or full-time position?
What were some of your daily job duties?
- Manage the museum's social media presence through Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and WordPress Blog.
- Organize and compile website data into spreadsheets to track marketing efforts.
- Administrate the creation and implementation of marketing campaigns based on the analyzed data from the various social media platforms.
What did you like most about your position?
The real life application of concepts you learn in classes and implementing it in your work.
Did anything surprise you about the interviewing process or how you located your position?
The interview process is longer than you would expect. In total, it takes a few months from start to finish.
Reflecting on your overall experience, what activities /experiences were helpful in providing some direction about your future career path and goals?
The career planning seminar and hawks hunt are great resources if you don’t know where to begin. At the end of the day though, what you put into the job hunt process is what you get out.
Do you have any tips for other students that are considering an internship or seeking full-time employment?
Be aware of deadlines for applying to internship, especially if it’s seasonal. Second, stay organized and do research on the company and their site before interviewing, because they will ask!