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Entrepreneurs That SOAR!
130 Park Street
New Haven, CT
DescriptionEntrepreneurs That SOAR! is a Connecticut based business networking organization that supports Free Enterprises. Our goal is to promote 'sustainability of one's personal economy' by fostering entrepreneurship through education, creativity, innovative ideas, collaborative efforts and most importantly, relationship building. We also serve as an incubator for small to medium sized businesses in Connecticut and beyond.
Both a verb and an acronym, the word 'SOAR' represents a formula for growth and success for our community of entrepreneurs and networking organization.
Internship Description: Entrepreneurs That SOAR offers semester-long internships to undergraduates, graduate students, recent graduates and anyone who are in career transition that would like to add skills that can enhance their resumes. Internships are part time and almost all work can be accomplished virtually. Therefore, location is not of the utmost importance. This is a learning internship experience and we do not expect you to know everything that is involved!
Selection is made on the basis of your interest, passion and motivation in working for Entrepreneurs That SOAR, enthusiasm for Entrepreneurs That SOAR's mission and programs, your ability to contribute and, your commitment to gaining a meaningful work experience.
Ability to establish positive relationships with people who could be used as a reference for employment opportunities including a reference letter from the CEO of the company
Witness and gain real life experiences of building your own business
Our interns will have access to a great collaborative and co-working community
Work in your pajamas and virtually anywhere in the world, even on the beach!
Oh yeah ... we often feed our interns well! Great coffee/snacks/food at live meetings ... always!
Ideal Timeline: Starting February 2012 through TBD. (Duration is ongoing and negotiable.)
Compensation: This is an unpaid internship. We are happy to work with your school to arrange for academic credit for those who require it.
To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter expressing your interest to firstname.lastname@example.org
Read more on our website link: http://www.entrepreneursthatsoar.com/internship-program.html
Responsibilities-Research and monitor market trends and identify potential areas in which to invest, based upon consumer needs and spending habits
-Oversees marketing and promotional activities to ensure the right message is delivered for products or services.
-Manage and coordinate the creative process for a single product, or group of products and services
-Create brand guidelines and making sure that other team members follow them.
-Create, design, and develop graphics for all branding and marketing needs, both online and prints
-Manage web designs
-Work closely with other team members to make sure company brand values and image are followed
RequirementsYou Are: An organized, energetic, dynamic, self motivated, excited individual and you are ready to learn. You are a people-person who can both talk and listen effectively. You want to know the inside secrets of how business works from a people and project perspective. Following directions while being able to communicate weekly both over the phone and on the internet are critical for this position. Please have good relationship skills, be able to work virtually and be capable of working on multiple tasks at one time.
-Undergraduate/graduate majoring in graphic design
-Possess skills at initiating innovative ideas, and judging correctly what will appeal to target audiences.
-Skilled at branding a product or idea
-Proficient in Photoshop and Illustrator