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Lessons from my Internship: Week 3

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This was a short week with the July 4th holiday in the middle. However, that doesn’t mean that there wasn’t things I learned. Let’s dive into the lessons: Micro Speed and Macro Patience I came across this idea through the infamous Gary Vaynerchuk and had felt it at various points during college. But never had it felt it so acutely. The startup I’m working at is pretty young so it’s sometimes difficult to see how […]

Lessons from my Internship: Week 2

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Internship / Saturday

Before you read this, go check out two questions from my friends: Sami who is working at Morgan Stanley in Chicago and Priya who is working at American Express in New York City. This week, my internship was much more involved. I had to sell stuff, figure out projects of my own, and dive deeper into things I started work on last week. Here are the 3 lessons I learned this week: Being a sounding […]

Learnings from my Internship: Week 1

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Internship / Saturday

Saturday posts are going to be about my internship – what I did and what I learned. As a note, these will be pretty meta because I can’t share most of what I’m doing. I’m an business analyst intern at a startup in a pretty competitive space so anything I share could be used against my company. But meta-lessons are fine. Here’s the first one.   Pick your battles This was my first week, so I […]