Monthly Archives: December 2020

COMD Credit/No Credit Town Hall 12/17 at 1 PM

Dear students,  we will be holding a COMD town hall this Thursday to go over the new Credit/No Credit Policy. We will be having a special guest speaker from the registrar, Ms. Tasha Rhodes, as well as a representative from the Financial Aid office. So, if you can have time and want to learn about this option, I look forward to seeing you there. For the zoom link, see the COMD advisement page.

12/17 COMD town hall information

Edgy Pet seeking an Instagram and Social Media Paid Intern

Do you love animals? Then, this could be THE Internship for you.

Edgy Pet: Instagram and Social Media Paid Intern. Send resume to Shannon@edgypet.com.

Also, send your portfolio link as well, and do check out their website and their Social Media pages Before you send your resume and portfolio link. You could make mention of something you saw on Edgy Pets sites in the email that you send. You could also highlight any work that you did in classes on campaigns related to pets.

Wintec Group seeking a Social Media Marketing Intern for Spring 2021

Dear Spring 2021 COMD 4900 students,

This social media spot is for Wintec, a small consulting company that helps businesses develop a successful CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system.

Job Description: Marketing/Social Media/Office Intern
compensation: Unpaid
employment type: part-time internship

We are seeking a highly motivated, entrepreneurial candidate for an internship working with Liz Wolfe, a coach for entrepreneurs. This position will support the marketing efforts of Ms. Wolfe’s ongoing workshop and seminar series. The ideal candidate for this position will have an interest in social media, advertising, and traditional marketing. They will also be a collaborative member of our team who is eager to learn and passionate about making a positive impact in the world.

We will support you in getting a solid foundation of skills that are resume ready!

Activities will include the following:

– Maintaining social media marketing campaigns and accounts
– Creating email publicity campaigns using MailChimp
– Simple website maintenance and upgrades
– Collaborating to create and edit marketing and publicity materials
– Some light office administration work
– Conducting research in support of marketing and publicity campaigns
– Making follow up phone calls to prospective and existing clients
– Editing videos

Training provided for the chosen candidate. Flexible scheduling available ranging from 10-15 hours per week.  All work will be done online due to COVID.  The candidate must have access to a working computer.

Skills:

– Team oriented
– Strong writing skills
– Detail-oriented
– Entrepreneurial
– Proficient in Microsoft Word, Google Docs, and various social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
– Experience with Photoshop, WordPress, Dreamweaver, or another basic HTML programming a plus
Read more about Liz at lizwolfecoaching.com.

Brooklyn Navy Yard Still Seeking Interns for Spring in Marketing

BNY is offering Spring 2021 internships for credit/experience, if you would like to apply. Interviews Begain November so APPLY ASAP. The information is below and will be posted on CityTechConnect – Symplicity.

https://citytech-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/students/

Internship Details:

  • Start and end date: Jan. 29th – May 7th
  • Hours: 10-15 hours/a week
  • This is an unpaid internship and the students will receive a college course credit for their part-time participation. If accepted, the students will need to enroll in an internship course at your school and show proof of enrollment before beginning their internship.
  • Students are matched with BNY businesses based on their majors/minors, skills, and career path.
  • We are balancing remote work with in-person opportunities, based on health requirements and businesses’ individual preferences.

Application:

  • Here is the application for the spring internship program: https://airtable.com/shr6HDydePtL69ohs
  • We prefer students with majors that require an internship credit before graduating but all current students are eligible and we are open to accepting students that need the experience.

Interviews:

  • BNY began interviewing for 2021 Spring Internship Program in November
  • All interviews will be done virtually through Zoom.

The Facebook Career Connections

Want a competitively paid internship for the summer of 2021? Facebook’s Elevate Career Connections Program can help!  Learn more and apply today at https://careerconnections.fb.com

The Facebook Career Connections program recruits small businesses in need of digital marketing support and matches with college interns for a 12 week paid internship between May and August 2021. The program focuses on recruiting diverse college students interested in a career in digital marketing. Prior to the internship, students participate in 6 weeks of online training provided by Facebook on using Facebook, Instagram and other digital marketing tools to conduct digital marketing. The deadline to apply is February 28, 2021, but the selection is rolling so students are encouraged to apply ASAP.

Webinar on December 3rd at 5 PM about Job Hunting

Dear interns, it was good seeing most of you this week for our individual meetings. I look forward to seeing your presentations during our next two classes. There is a webinar this Thursday, December 3rd, at 5 PM that is designed with students in mind. It is about job searching and networking. One of the panelists is Rebecca Feld, Senior Talent Acquisition Partner for the Omnicom Group. If you do have time at 5 PM, do register for this webinar. If you register and can’t attend, usually they send you a recording of it later so you can watch it at a time that fits in with your schedule. Click here for the link to register for this webinar.

Webinar on 12/3