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Farewell

Is it really over? I couldn’t even believe my eyes when last night I scrolled through my camera pictures and saw all the wonderful memories from the Great Wall captured on the device in my hands. Wasn’t that just a … Continue reading

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Beijing Fire

All good things come to an end and just like that, my time in Beijing is nearly over. Speaking frankly, a couple of weeks ago I was hit with another burst of home sickness. I was enjoying my internship and … Continue reading

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Different Cultures, but the Rain is the Same

For today’s SWOT analysis of Ventum Consulting, I want to preface by clarifying that by no means I am an expert and that this analysis is purely based on my experience. Nevertheless, let me talk a little bit about Ventum’s … Continue reading

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Eileen

I think a huge turn off for a lot of people who think about working is routine. Doing the same exact thing every day, with no change. This is a challenge that I somewhat experience with my internship, but the … Continue reading

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Overcoming Obstacles

Well, it had to happen eventually. I think that because everything was going so smoothly and well, I didn’t realize that bad weeks were a part of reality. A mixture of lack of sleep, a hectic schedule and missing home … Continue reading

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Friendly Smiles at VW

If you read my last blog, you should know that I was so scared of getting to meet my supervisor. We had spoken before but I was nervous, as she seemed to be a woman that adhered to strict rules … Continue reading

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The Bus Ride to “Who Knows Where”

Now, this title may seem very misleading because the following information you will receive about the first couple of days at my internship are not at all what the title describes. But if you are wondering what I mean by … Continue reading

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