First internship, here I come!

(peoplemakinggood.com)

(peoplemakinggood.com)

In about one month I will be starting my first internship at a PR agency! It’s been less than a year since I have decided on public relations as my future career path so I am very eager┬áto see what it is really like. I will be interning at People Making Good located in downtown Burlington, Vermont from May through December.

Yes, I may have waited a little longer than I should have to start doing internships, but I hope to make the best of the time that I have there. I’m excited to see what it takes to get earned media for and manage social media accounts for clients like The Republic of Tea and Walkers Shortbread.

I am happy that I was given the opportunity to do a six month internship instead of the 3-4 month ones that are more typical of college students. I think that those extra few months will help me gain some greater experience than