Thomson review

5.0
Position title
Core sales intern
Work term type
Internship
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
2,501 to 3,000
How long was your work term?
4 months
Where did the internship/co-op take place?
Ann Arbor , Michigan
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?

It was very organized and sales focused. I was able to talk to customers and get real sales experience. The company culture was really great. You get a chance to see if you actually like insides sales.

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

The internship was not diversity everyone was from around the same schools and it was only 2 African American interns the rest white.

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: 

Please recuirt from out side of Michigan. Also, I do not believe everyone should have deserved an offer from Thomson the summer I was there. Some people did not work hard and did not sale as much.

Social experience

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

Office culture is amazing just a little bit more diversity.

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Flex time Free prepared meals/snacks

Final notes

Did the internship/co-op experience match what was described in the job listing and interview?
Just as advertised
Would you recommend this internship/co-op to a friend?
100%
Would you work at this employer full-time if offered a job?
100%
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Reputation Work types Cultural fit Location
Advice to future interns applying to this company? 

Just work really hard at the company.