Meet Jakub Magdolen, a business student from Slovakia who visited Dublin with the Internship Programme and Erasmus+ back in October. He was nominated to Student of the Month for his curiosity and eagerness to make the most of his time abroad and claims he had a great time here and would like to return at some point, or travel other parts of the world with his new-gained confidence and sense of independence.
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Since 2012, ADC College has arranged work placements in London companies and Renard Resources - a staffing firm specialising in events and catering - is one of them. We spoke to Neil Preston, Training Director, about the business and what interns can learn from doing work experience there.
Stepping out of your comfort zone is no easy matter. Carina Wondollek is a trainee industrial clerk at a German company that deals with filter systems and water treatment for public pools. Through ADC College, she was given the opportunity to travel to Ireland to try out a whole new industry: hotel and tourism.
When we were to choose a Student of the Month, Andrea Palmeová was on everybody’s mind.
Tatjana worked at a recruitment agency in London for two weeks. What did she learn from the experience?
What happens if you sprain your ankle during the Internship Programme? You continue as planned (only on crutches)! Ask Sarupriya Sadananthan, who did work experience at a Dublin law firm for four weeks during the summer and had to go to hospital after a small accident.
Living and working in a new city is an experience like no other. The best way to handle it, according to Oguzhan Oezcelikman, a German student who interned at ADC College earlier this summer, is to keep an open mind. The 17-year-old was with us for two weeks and wrote this thoughtful letter about his stay.
What would it be like to do work experience abroad? We asked Aisling Callan, the Programme Manager for Undergraduate and Professional programmes at IBAT College in Dublin, Ireland.
A couple of years ago, we told you the story of Manuel Binder, a Business and Logistics Management student from Austria whose performance during the Erasmus+ funded Internship Programme prompted us to nominate him for Student of the Month. We were curious to find out what he has been up to since our meeting.
We are so happy to introduce our new Student of the Month: Rabia Konuk from Germany.
Alex Childs is a director of AW Childs, an estate agency specialising in residential sales and lettings in central London. We asked him a few questions about what part his business plays in the Internship Programme and what advice he would give his future interns.
Samira impressed us all here at ADC College when she was offered a job at her work placement after only a couple of weeks of interning. She arrived in London on the 25th of February and quickly settled at her work placement Point A Hotel in Paddington...
Vincent enrolled with the Internship Programme through his school and Erasmus+ and was granted the chance to go to London for a month. We are thrilled to publish this letter of his, where he writes about his experiences and the adventure of working in a new city.
Introducing Julia Ullmann, our Dublin Student of the Month! Back home in Germany, she trains as a secretary for foreign languages and arrived in Dublin with the Internship Programme at the start of the year for a placement at the head office of O’Callaghan Hotels.
Jana Louisa Spies is an 18-year-old business and administration student who was offered the chance to go to London with the Internship Programme and do work experience at London charity called The National Algerian Centre. She wrote a letter to us about her experiences and we are proud to publish it here.
In October 2015, Tobias Schüttler spent three weeks interning in the marketing department of the tech company Microlease. We were curious to find out if his time with the Internship Programme has affected him in any way.
We are excited to introduce you to our Dublin Student of the Month: Cihan-Marcel Kartin, a 19-year-old business student from Germany. In this beautiful letter to us, he describes his internal journey prompted by going abroad with the Internship Programme.
We are excited to present our Dublin Student of the Month; Sebastian Böhme! An apprentice from Germany, the 20-year-old recently visited Dublin with the Internship Programme and Erasmus+, a journey that may change the course of his life.
Last time we spoke to Chantal Lamont, she was living it up in London, doing an internship in the HR department of the hotel chain Raddison Blu. A year and a half has passed since then and we decided to check in with the talented Swede to see what has happened since she took part in the Internship Programme.
Pauline Brauner studied English and worked at the market research company Winmark in London thanks to the Internship Programme. We spoke to the 19-year-old about her journey and how Erasmus+ has opened her eyes to living abroad.