Tag: social media

Internship Series: Creeper Crawlers

Dana Finley COM’15 | Public Relations Social Media Intern During the summer of 2014, Dana Finley interned in Ireland at Creeper Crawlers, a company that makes developmental clothing for infants and toddlers.  CCD: Tell us about your experience. What were your responsibilities? Dana: I expanded the brand’s presence online; managed Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter platforms with ...

Internship Series: Hearst Television & KMBC-TV

Emma Moehlenhoff COM’15 | Film/TV Production Assistant at Hearst Television and a Producer Intern at KMBC-TV During the summer of 2014, Emma Moehlenhoff had two television-related internships. Through these experiences, Emma deepened her interest in the field and plans to continue to pursue it further in the future.  CCD: Tell us about your experiences. What ...

Internship Series: Schneider Associates

Allison Penn COM’15 | Mass Communication, Advertising Integrated Marketing and Social Media Intern During the summer of 2014, Allison worked as an Integrated Marketing and Social Media Intern at Schneider Associates. Over the course of this internship, Allison realized she would like to pursue something in the creative side of advertising.  CCD: Tell us about ...

Personal Branding and the Job Search

A personal brand is a consistent message about you, your career, and what you want to be known for in your field, not unlike distinguishing between product brands. It can be very powerful because it allows you to deliver a message about what separates you from other candidates with similar qualifications. How do you build ...

Internship Series: SportsNet New York

Meredith Perri COM’14 | Journalism Digital Media and MetsBlog Intern Meredith Perri was a digital media and MetsBlog intern at SportsNet New York. After having tweeted to the blog’s founder, Meredith emailed her resume and cover letter and then became SNY’s first intern. Meredith was able to travel to New York City a few times ...

Internship Series: Food Truck Festivals of New England

Lissette Martinez COM’13 | Journalism Media Relations & Event Planning Intern Lissette Martinez was a Media Relations and Event Planning Intern for Food Truck Festivals of New England during the spring of 2013. She had a variety of tasks, including arranging media kits and re-organizing the organization’s Pinterest account. Food Truck Festivals did not post ...

Internship Series: Kel & Partners

Harper Schmidt COM’14 | Public Relations Social Media Intern During the summer of 2012, Harper Schmidt was a Social Media Intern at Kel & Partners, an opportunity she found though the online job board, Intern Sushi. This internship helped Harper understand her preferences for the type of public relations she hopes to go into after ...

Internship Series: Boston Scientific

Zoe Kabelac SMG’14 | Business Administration Collaboration and Social Media Intern During the summer of 2012, Zoe Kabelac was the Collaboration and Social Media Intern at Boston Scientific. Zoe found this opportunity by taking advantage of an alumni presentation through the MIS Society.  CCD: Tell us about your experience this past summer at Boston Scientific? ...