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Relationships With Co-workers
Relationships With Co-workers

Friendships with co-workers can be tricky.  Obviously everyone wants to be friendly, however it can become tricky at work.  This isn’t a new problem either, its been a tough topic for years.  There can be issues with scandalous events becoming the topic of conversation, there can embarrassing photos from Facebook, or there is the always tempting office prank […]

How Does My Time At OSU Relate?

I don’t know about anyone else, but this is something that I used to always wonder while in class at OSU.  I used to sit there and think “I don’t see how any of this is ever going to help me”.  And now I feel that I finally have at least a partial answer. First, […]

The Discover Culture

One of the things that has really struck me about my work at Discover is the aura friendliness and helpfulness.  Since day one, Discover has been a very relaxed and fun place to work, which is not at all how I thought it would be.  I really thought it would be more like this.  However, […]

Balance
Balance

So far I feel that I’ve learned one big thing and it comes back to something my dad always says, “everything in moderation”.  Don’t get me wrong, I have worked my butt off so far and really think my managers have noticed.  However, I also know that I wouldn’t be able to keep up such […]

From Chi-town to a very dry town
From Chi-town to a very dry town

Week 1: Well I’ve gone through my first full week of work with Discover Financial services and I’ve loved it all so far.  During my first week, I was put through a lot of training presentations and didn’t really get to do any actual work.  It’s not all bad though, after two days of training […]

Summer Getting Paid To Discover
Summer Getting Paid To Discover

Hello all, my name is Ted Shumaker.  I’m a third year (going into fourth) at the Ohio State University, I’m from Monclova, Ohio, and I’m going to be spending my summer interning with Discover Financial Services at their headquarters in Riverwoods, IL.  My major is risk management and insurance and my internship is part of […]

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