Internship Program Archive
Reflect for a moment on the last time you had a disagreement at work: What was your approach to the situation? How did you feel about it? Was the situation satisfactorily resolved? The majority of people react to conflict by burying their head in the sand, with the futile hope that it will...
Mentor (def): A professor, a manager, a parent, a friend. Mentoring can take on many different forms, from an upper level executive who gives career guidance to a close friend who lends advice during difficult situations. Here at C&A Industries, mentors are found around every corner. I’m 8 weeks into my summer internship and I’ve
Have you ever seen somebody so focused and in their zone, you can see the excitement and passion radiating from their face, or through their actions and demeanor? Don’t you wish you could channel that energy in your own life and work? This phenomenon is called having relentless motivation. So, let’s talk about this oh-so-powerful
Buddy the Elf once said that “work is fun.” Although I enjoy starting a new adventure at a new workplace, there is a certain fear that comes along with starting any new adventure. When I started my internship at C&A Industries just a few weeks ago, I felt that unavoidable nervousness. Society tells us to
Community service has always been a value held close to my heart and at the core of my actions. I grew up in a family where service was not just a concept, but a behavior that I was expected to engage with whenever possible. I aspire to model my mother’s servant-hearted approach to life and
I’m in my first phase of a summer internship at C&A Industries with its affiliate Aureus Medical Group, a national leader in the healthcare staffing industry. I’ve worked in corporate environments before, so I’m mindful of how organizations set themselves apart. In my first week, I conducted quality service surveys where healthcare employees on travel
Making coffee, Justin Timberlake and complete creative freedom. In my first week as an intern at C&A Industries, I experienced two of those three things. Can you guess which two they are? This summer I am working for the top staffing company in Omaha, Nebraska- C&A Industries in the training department. Let me tell you,
We’ve all heard those horror stories of internships that have gone terribly wrong. I’ve seen things online saying “They made me run to Starbucks every day to get them coffee”. These internship situations minimize the value that the intern brings to the company and do not allow the intern to get the necessary professional experience.
As I was sitting at my desk looking down at my shirt, I started to think about the color I was wearing and if it affected the way people interacted with me. I couldn’t stop thinking about it and it led me to find out more.
Sterile white floors, regal wooden desks and lecterns, a powerful judge, and hopeful young adults. This was the scene at the courthouse when I sat in on a drug rehabilitation program checkup. Going in I didn’t have clear expectations. What I saw was truly inspiring.