“There are so many great details and so much to learn at a global retail headquarters,” says JWU student Kim. And she''s soaking that experience up at Rockport, a leading shoe company.
Here's Kim's story:
My Rockport InternshipBy Kim Ngan Nguyen PhuocFrom Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Major: International Business Internship:Global & digital marketing internSite: Rockport Company, a division of ADIDAS Group
My day usually starts with a meeting with marketing managers and designers about current projects.
Then, conference calls from Mexico or Rockport EMEA with my supervisors. I am also in charge of:
4 Tips for Business Interns At Rockport, I was able to utilize what I learned at JWU: How to research properly, presentation skills, organizing group meetings, working in teams and much more!
Here’s my advice:
1. Utilize all the tools and services you have at JWU. You will be surprised with the results.
2. Love the people you work with. They will add wings to your career.
3. Stay connected with your friends, professors and co-workers.
4. Hard work (and being willing to learn) are the keys to success as a new grad.
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