Global Marketing Intern at HP Inc

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Reading South West
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Business Intelligence Business Management Computer Science Market Research Marketing

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9.5/10

The Role
9.8
Organisation
8.8

Socialising

9.8

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

My time at HP has arguably been one of the best years of my life. I would consider it to be one of the best decisions I have ever made. The years has allowed me to work on various projects in the many areas of marketing giving me ownership over my own projects and truly making me feel like a valued team member.

10/10

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2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

I felt extremely valued by the various teams I worked in, this was shown through the amount of responsibility and ownership I was given throughout the 13+ months

10/10

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

HP has a very open door policy, every intern has managers and team members that are always happy to help and aid in anyway they can we are also provided with mentors outside of our team who offer great support

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Extremely Busy! but when your having fun its easy to get on with!

9/10

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

I was given an insane amount of responsibility, I came am in to the internship expecting to have a year of shadowing and learning by watching etc but I jumped right in and as the year went on was able to take on my own work and projects so there responsibility is amazing!

10/10

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

This internship has truly prepared me for my degree, life and really ignited a love for the area I work within.

10/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The office is bright and a really happy place to be, everyone always has a smile as cheesy as it sounds its true! there are also so many events that take place for employees throughout the year.

9/10

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

the internship program is extremely well structured and planned by the coordinators.

10/10

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

i have been provided with so many learning opportunities its clear that HP want to invest heavily in new interns and provide them with the best year of experience they can!

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • National Travel
  • International Travel
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Above 25 days holiday
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
10/10

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

Extremely appealing, it would be hard to say no!

5/10

Social

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

the intern program has an intern committee that help us raise our charity target for the year but also have social secretary who plan events for us very often. as well as this there is also plenty of events in the office happening throughout the year

10/10

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

living and socializing was all reasonable

9/10

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

Reading isn't my personal favorite night out but London has something fro everything

10/10

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

Beyond...so many!

10/10

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