Category Archives: Kevin

Working To Learn How To Live

Over the past two months with Vandergeeten, I got to experience many different types of tasks and projects. There was never a day where I did  the same project. Some assignments were difficult, some were annoying, and others were very … Continue reading

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Success & Rewards: The Upsides of the Chinese Working Environment

One of my most challenging moments in this internship with Vandergeeten was when my supervisor gave me several excel spreadsheets and told me to create a sales report and analysis for one of our suppliers. She sent me 4 multi-sheet, … Continue reading

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Beers With The Family – It’s Work

My supervisor Marina is awesome. She is half French and half Chinese, speaking 4 different languages. I believe that my supervisor and myself have a friendly, yet professional relationship. The first day she wanted to get to know me and … Continue reading

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You Ain’t Livin Until Your Data Driven

Over the past couple of weeks, I have done numerous amounts of projects and tasks that have been helpful to my company and for my experience here in China. I have done many projects ranging from market research and case … Continue reading

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再见北京。Goodbye Beijing.

Today is our last full day in China and it seems crazy how quickly it has all gone by. To be honest, I was not expecting a lot of things, both good and bad things, before coming to China mostly … Continue reading

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Beijing 99 Problems but Watching a Movie aint One

At my internship at Beijing 99 NTC, my workplace has many features that could contribute to its success thus far in regards to reputation and annual deals, but underlying are many potential flaws that could hinder productively and harm the … Continue reading

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A Day in the life at Beijing 99

In the offices in China and the US, there are many differences in the workplace. At Beijing 99, interns are allowed to take vacations (with permission), call in sick days, and are free to roam the office and go wherever … Continue reading

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