Inside Sales Intern Experience

5.0
Position title
Inside Sales Intern
Work term type
Internship
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
1,000 to 1,500
How long was your work term?
4 months
Where did the internship/co-op take place?
Carrollton, Texas
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
The training that took place at the start of my internship was incredibly helpful, it was a great way to start off the summer.
Was your work challenging and engaging?
Moderate
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?

My favorite part about being an intern at Thomson Reuters was the network opportunities. Although my main role was inside sales, the internship gave us insight to all aspects of the company. We met with marketing, user experience, finance, and management - this was very interesting because it gave a better understanding of how closely all departments work together in order to make the sales successful at Thomson Reuters.

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: 

From the very first day of the internship my manager was incredibly welcoming to the interns placed on her team. We always felt needed and appreciated for the work we were doing, it was a very positive experience.

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
What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Company gym Employee discounts/rewards Flex time Free coffee Office games (foosball, ping pong, etc) Paid vacation time Relocation assistance Social activities Subsided gym membership Subsidized cafeteria Tickets to entertainment events Volunteering day Work from home

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?
100%
Would you work at this employer full-time if offered a job?
Probably
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Reputation Recommendation Location