Meet Zoey Pereira, a media graduate who scored a social media internship with The Beach Company, Mumbai. When not studying or surfing the internet, Zoey plays volleyball. Zoey was pursuing her studies during her social media internship, and now she is a fresh media graduate, interning in Dubai for an Agency.
Q. Tell us about the Company you interned for.
As a social media intern, Zoey handled all the aspects of a social media internship. She says, “I interned for The Beach Company in Mumbai. It is an online retail company dealing with swimwear. I handled their social media as well as customer service.”
“Right now, I am interning in Dubai for FLC group, and doing basically everything from events to marketing.”
Q. What were you looking for in your internship?
Other than wanting to craft a perfect resume, which we are sure Zoey actually did, she was looking for the right kind of exposure with her social media internship. She says, ” I was looking for a creative environment and an experience to grow, professionally. Getting an idea about the Dubai market was just a bonus!”
Getting an idea about the Dubai market was just a bonus
Q. How many internships did you apply to before getting shortlisted?
“I had applied for 3 internships before I opted for this one.”
Q. Do you feel more ‘ready’ for the job market?
Zoey is on her second internship in Dubai. She says, “maybe I am ready for the job market, but I would like to explore more internship options.”
Q. Would you recommend Letsintern to others? If yes, Why?
“Yes, because in India they do have a really good name and are connected with some reputed companies.”
Q. In the end, do you have any tips that can help other students in getting a good internship?
Zoey, a go-getter believes every student should make full use of any opportunity they receive. She says, “Yes, internships are useful to learn and grow. Take up whatever you get; see how different companies work. The best thing you can do is gain as much as knowledge and experience.”
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