I loved the experience and I loved how much responsibility the interns receive throughout the company.
I learnt so much throughout the week and it had been a great experience meeting people in different sections and learning more of the company as a whole and what it stands for.
2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?
Everyone in the section I was working in made me feel part of the team since day one.
On the first day I was given huge responsibility deciding which quote would be used in store for the stands and also was trusted in helping out of a big launch.
3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?
The person I was shadowing was a huge help me me and constantly offered support and answered any questions I had.
4. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and information you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
I had to work in a fast pacing environment at times which really made me realise how on top of your work you have to be which is something I will definitely take back to university.
5. How well structured was the insight?
Very well structured.
Everyone had a clear idea what to expect and we were guided through the week with a structured timetable (but also had some free time with our teams)
6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?
A very positive and welcoming atmosphere.
As there was about the be a huge launch however it was stressful at times but everyone worked well together and was a great experience.
7. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?
9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?
10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?
11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?
12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?
13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?
14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?