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How to Survive in Retail: 101
How to Survive in Retail: 101

If there’s one thing you need to know about retail, it’s that it never-ever ends.  When you work in a Grocery Store that is open 24 hours a day, you realize that your 8-4 workday is more or less a guideline. If retail was a city, it would be New York; the city that never […]

Halfway Done Already!

I cannot believe I have already finished week six of my internship!! Time is flying by! It’s crazy to think that I only have six weeks left and then I head back to school. But over these past six weeks I have learned more than I ever have before in such a short period of […]

And these..are the days of our lives.
And these..are the days of our lives.

Happy Friday! I am about 2 months into my internship and am truly feeling like a member of the team here at Goodyear. I thought I would share what a normal day looks like as an intern here. I get up around 6-6:15 depending on how many times I hit that glorious snooze button. I […]

Selling 101
Selling 101

I never knew selling chemicals could be so much fun. For the past two weeks I have been shadowing account managers at Univar, traveling to big name customers all over northeast Ohio. Meeting so many different people and learning about their backgrounds and the industries they work in has been fascinating, as well as all the […]

What You Don’t Learn In Class

Yesterday, I had my mid-internship assessment with my supervisor and formal mentor. This is something that is a requirement of Shell’s intern program and is to be done as close to halfway through the internship as possible. I can’t believe it’s almost halfway over already. My mentor asked me what has been the most challenging […]

A new appreciation for health care
A new appreciation for health care

I started to feel like I was truly settled in this week. A few coworkers, another intern and I traveled to New York to visit Kinray, a company that Cardinal Health acquired 3 years ago. Kinray is a pharmaceutical and generics wholesaler for retail independent pharmacies and is headquartered in Queens, New York. During the […]

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