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Published on May 25, 2012, by in Internships, Marketing.

Thursday and Friday have taught me some valuable lessons not only for the office, but in the real world as well. First and foremost, do not ever spend more than 10 hours putting together an Excel spreadsheet. All that will come from it is confusion and lots of wasted paper! Secondly, and probably most importantly:

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Published on May 25, 2012, by in Chemistry, Internships, Research.

Thanks for checking back with me here in the lab at WFU! Since my last update…I have been finishing up my literature search of journal articles to find compatible buffer systems with the SQ-BA (squarylium cyanine dye with a boronic acid functional group) dye for separation of simple sugars via capillary electrophoresis. I have been

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Published on May 25, 2012, by in Business, Internships, Marketing.

Since I’m an intern, the company has been really flexible about what I need to accomplish. My supervisors ask me what areas I want to focus more on and work to get me involved. So, they’ve had me assisting with their product photoshoots and working with photo editing after. (This is great experience since I’ll be a staff photographer for

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Published on May 25, 2012, by in Internships, Marketing.

Today I created a survey to send out to hundreds of previous ticket buyers for The Upstage Cabaret at Triad Stage. This survey is meant to get feedback on the past season, as well as being a source to see who our main customers are! This was a simple task for me because I learned how to

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Published on May 24, 2012, by in Business, Internships, Marketing.

By the third day into my creative sales internship, I’ve learned that brainstorming is a hit and miss. To truly come up with a myriad of ideas, you need to think on it on and off all day. The different moods you’re in can create different kinds of ideas, and this diversity is what helps

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