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Words of Wisdom
Words of Wisdom

Throughout the Summer I have been on different calls with different facets of the company, as well as had a team that was not afraid to share their thoughts. Throughout the summer I jotted down words of advice that really resonated with me. Words of Wisdom from around the office: Happiness is most important and […]

Chicago Cuisine
Chicago Cuisine

I am now entering my 9th week here at Accenture in Chicago. I have had many opportunities to explore the city of Chicago, as well as the different food offerings. Below are my top 7 places to visit on your next Chicago visit. Warning: Do not read this if you are hungry! 1. Chicago Style […]

Living the Chicago Life
Living the Chicago Life

I have only three more weeks before I head back to Columbus! The summer is flying by and soon enough we will all be back for football Saturdays and late study sessions in Mason. One of the great things about an internship is not only the exposure to new work but the chance to live […]

Accenture SLC at the Q
Accenture SLC at the Q

This past weekend I had the opportunity to meet over 200 Accenture interns from across the country, Canada and Puerto Rico. For the past 22 years Accenture has hosted the Student Leadership Conference (SLC) for rising senior interns. This three day conference is full of team building activities, speakers, and fun activities such as talent […]

Accenture 101

I am pretty sure this is cheating, but this a partial repeat blog post from my internship last summer. However it is the new and improved version! Since I am working for Accenture again this summer a lot of the material isn’t completely new and foreign especially when it comes to the structure of the company. Accenture is […]

Day In and Day Out
Day In and Day Out

I have entered my third week of work and am starting to finally grasp the project, client, and team. It is a relief that I can now execute some of the same procedures and policies shown to me the first few days on my own. This internship has already been exceptionally challenging because everything is […]

5 Tips for Surviving the First Day
5 Tips for Surviving the First Day

It is safe to say that through my 16+ years of school I have had quite a few first days. You always pack your backpack, lunch, and pick out your clothes the night before. Do a dry run of walking to the bus stop and all your classes. Plus I never can get over those […]

Summer, Chicago, & Accenture…oh my!
Summer, Chicago, & Accenture...oh my!

Hello Everyone, My name is Erin Frederick. I am going into my senior year specializing in operations and logistics. Originally from West Chester, Ohio (suburb of Cincinnati), I attended Ursuline Academy for high school. At Ohio State I am involved in the Undergraduate Business Council, Fisher Citizenship Program and the Financial Services Industry Cluster. Last […]

Words of Advice

The past twelve weeks have been more than I could ever ask for. I have personally grown so much and more than I could ever imagine. Whether it was learning new technology or about the business world, I know that learning will never be the same for me. My favorite part of the summer was […]

Learning not just for School…
Learning not just for School...

             My high school motto was “Learn not just for school, but for life”. This summer has put that saying to the test! With my internship drawing to a close, I can’t believe everything I have learned. From life advice to college specialization recommendations and even a suggestion to transfer to Penn State (which will […]

Typical Day (with Batman)
Typical Day (with Batman)

With 9 weeks down and 3 to go, I can’t believe how the summer has flown by!  It feels just like yesterday I was studying for finals and hanging out on the Oval beach.  However the amount of information and knowledge I have attained during my internship is immeasurable.  From excel shortcuts to souring and […]

Accenture 101
Accenture 101

When I tell my family and friends I am interning with Accenture, many of them have never heard of the company or they just see it was a Consulting firm. They are always asking “What exactly do you do?” So from now on when someone asks, I will direct them to this blog! Many people […]

Life in the Burgh
Life in the Burgh

After 4 weeks of living in Pittsburgh, it is safe to say I finally have a routine. I take the 71A bus in every morning and enjoy $4 lasagna on Wednesdays from Mama Lucia’s. I love having my own place and a city to be a tourist in. So below are some of my recommendations […]

Going LEAN
Going LEAN

The first two weeks at Accenture has been busy, eventful, and great! Lots of readings, learning, acronyms and handshakes. However the information I am learning is very applicable not just to school, but also my future. My role at Accenture is ultimately a training position for next summer (fingers crossed). I am on a fast […]

My “Grown Up” Summer
My "Grown Up" Summer

Well I think to safe to say I have had a crazy week!  Three Finals, moving out of my dorm room back to Cincinnati and then to home for the next ten weeks, Pittsburgh. Monday June 13 8:30am, I entered the “Real World”. This summer I am interning for Accenture as an Associate Consultant. My […]

Erin Frederick
Erin Frederick

Hello Everyone, My name is Erin Frederick. I am a second year aspiring accounting major. Originally from West Chester, Ohio (suburb of Cincinnati), I attended Ursuline Academy for high school. During previous summers, I waited tables at Bob Evans, so I am excited to begin my first internship experience. This summer I will be interning […]

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