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Shifting Focus
Shifting Focus

  This summer flew by. Last week I presented my final project and wrapped up my internship with Univar, and I can not put into words how valuable my time there has been. I am wiser and much more focused on my future goals, and I am so thankful for the opportunities, guidance and help […]

Daily Life And A Retrospective Look
Daily Life And A Retrospective Look

You would think that an intern would have a typical day with routine tasks and expectations. However, that is far from the case. I walk into the office in the mornings and have completely new experiences, and each one of them challenges me in new ways. That is the ultimate benefit of an internship, to […]

How We Operate
How We Operate

I am now officially over the halfway mark for my summer internship with Univar. Time has been flying by, but I am still learning new and exciting things every day. This past week I spent learning about operations by observing truck drivers, material handlers, warehouse supervisors, operations managers and lab technicians in their day to […]

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 […]

The Traveling Intern
The Traveling Intern

During the beginning of the week I traveled down to our 26 acre facility in Cincinnati and was lucky enough to observe the company conduct an environmental, health and safety audit first hand. One thing that is extremely important, especially in this industry, is protecting the environment as well as ensuring the health and safety […]

A Week To Remember
A Week To Remember

My first week with Univar can be summed up in three words: overwhelming, exciting and eye-opening. From the first day I walked through the doors of the Strongsville distribution center, I was caught in a whirlwind. From meeting all of the employees and my program mentor, touring the Cleveland facilities, going through new hire training, […]

The Journey Begins
The Journey Begins

This past week has been a whirlwind. From somehow fitting everything in my small car,¬†including myself, and arriving in northeast Ohio to getting used to my new environment for the remainder of the summer, I have had plenty to keep me busy. My internship with Univar USA does not start for a couple of weeks, […]

Time for an Introduction

Hello, my name is Paul Erney and I am pursuing a BSBA in Finance, which I will finish up in autumn semester of 2014. I was born in Pickerington, Ohio just outside of Columbus, but spent most of my life growing up in Stow, Ohio in the northeastern part of the state. In terms of […]

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