Essay on Summer Internship at Seaside Communications

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This year, Seaside Communications has done an excellent job of providing local students with great summer employment. So much more important than just "summer employment" are the experiences and opportunities that this great company has provided to its summer-time employees. Seaside Communications has demonstrated a great connection within their district by really establishing their "Seaside In Your Community" logo with full hearts through events, flyering, and phone calls.

First, starting off on the summer employment with Seaside Communications, the new employees were introduced to events. Canada Day was their first celebration and interaction within their community. Making yourself present and allowing potential customers to get to
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By setting up a booth, you are able to avoid this confrontation. Despite all of the positive outcomes from these events, both the staff and community may have benefitted greater by obtaining more information about all of the events and functions. Having pamphlets with dates, times, locations, and descrioptions of functions for all evenst would have been extremely helpful. Also, some confusion came from certain events, such as at the Fence Folks Reunion. The coordinators for this event had believed that a representative from Seaside Communications would be present all day at this event and would be supplying 200-300 bottles of water, (when the staff was only prepared to give 30). Clearer communications would have been helpful. Again, another confusion was at the Sandsculpture Competition in St. Peter's. We had drove our community car for approximately 2 hours to this event, to find out that the event was never actually scheduled for that day.

Second, a few days into the summer employment with seaside, the new employees were introduced to flyering and "PODS." This was, at times (especially on very hot days), was a very difficult task. Air conditioning in the community car would have made this task a lot easier. Despite one incident with an intoxicated man, most reactions most people warmly welcomed Seaside Communications into their neighbourhoods. Maybe, for future flyering

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