Name: Ila Childs
Year + Major: Senior + Media Advertising
Part-time Job + Company: Public Realtions Intern at the WonderLab
What do you like about your job? I love that fact that my input and ideas matter
What transferable skills are you gaining? Personal Development, Complex Problem Solving & Complex Thinking, Multi-Tasking, Relationship Management, Service Orientation (actively looking for ways to help others), Organizational skills, Interpersonal skills, Planning
Why do you suggest other students get part-time jobs while at school? I suggest other students should get part-time jobs while at school, because you may find a job that corresponds with your major. You’ll find out if you actually like what you’re doing or not while gaining experience.
Post-graduation Plans: I plan on working in the marketing department of a company in Chicago