I won’t lie, it is difficult to put into words the impact of my internship at Cline Design. When I first met Lorraine, Corinne, and Meredith at the University of New Hampshire Career Fair, I never imagined that interaction turning into the opportunity and experience I’ve had.
I have learned so much and I’ve had a blast doing it. My internship happened at the perfect time. A time where the company, celebrating 30 years in business, was looking to learn, grow, and refresh.
It was exciting to be a part of the action, to be included in team decisions and meetings, and to watch the company evolve and expand. There is no question that this family business is an absolute powerhouse. It isn’t everyday that you can secure an internship like this before even starting your sophomore year of college. With this in mind, I created my recipe for internship success—the top four aspects that contributed to my success at Cline Design: