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5.0
Position title
Educational Consultant
Work term type
Internship
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
Honorarium/stipend
How long was your work term?
4 months
Where did the internship/co-op take place?
Sauk County, Wisconsin
Work industry
Sales
Faculty
Business

Work review

With reflection, was your first day well-structured and organized? 
Very impressed
Did the on-the-job training allow you to be successful in your role?
Very helpful
Was your work challenging and engaging?
Challenging
The projects you worked on, did they give you valuable experience toward your career goals?
Skills for life
What did you like best about your internship/co-op? What type of work were you doing?

I loved that I could grow not just professionally but personally as well! I was able to learn the ins and outs of running my own business, but I also became more independent. The people I was able to meet have inspired me to be the best version of myself.

What did you like least about your internship/co-op?

The long hours can be tough, but it teaches dedication!

Manager experience

Did your manager(s) provide you with support and coaching to be effective in your role?
All the time
Did you receive clear and actionable feedback from your manager(s) during your work term?
All the time
Did you feel comfortable asking your manager(s) questions, when needed?
Open door policy
Feedback to management about the internship/co-op program: 

My manager always knew the best way to help me!

Social experience

To what degree did the team make you feel welcome, included and valued?
Like family
How often were there opportunities to participate in social activities with your colleagues?
Regularly
Describe the office environment/culture.

I was able to bond with my organization every Sunday!

Final notes

Did the internship/co-op experience match what was described in the job listing and interview?
Regularly
Would you recommend this internship/co-op to a friend?
Probably
Would you work at this employer full-time if offered a job?
Probably
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Recommendation Cultural fit Benefits
Advice to future interns applying to this company? 

It’s hard work, but worth it!