Name: Thuy Duong Nguyen (Sue) Department: Membership, Events and Communication Department Internship Period: 01.07. – 31.08.2017 Motto: Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you. (Walt Whitman) What are your expectations from an internship with GTCC? Why did you choose to do your internship in Thailand, not Vietnam? When I was 16, I had a long-stay experience in another … Continue reading Welcome Sue from Groitzsch!
Name: Lucie Honner Department: Consultancy Services Internship Period: 01 August – 31 October 2017 Motto: “It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry What are your first impressions of Thailand/Bangkok? Bangkok is unbelievably big and chaotic, but somehow a structure exists within this chaos. For example, on the one hand, … Continue reading Welcome Lucie from Erfurt!
Considering personal targets in life, everyone determines different ambitions. In which direction you want to throw yourself is up to you and reflects the magical varieties human beings possess. Speaking for myself, after graduating with the Bachelor’s Degree I was eager to gain more professional experience, preferably abroad. Hence, the desire to ‘transform it into reality’ led to a seat in the airplane towards Bangkok. … Continue reading Sleepless in Bangkok
Name: Siriwan Sura (Pompaem) Department: Trade Fairs Internship Period: 1 June – 31 July 2017 Motto: “Actions speak louder than words” Tell us about your hometown! I was born in a province called Surin, which is located in the Northeast of Thailand. Surin is also well-known as the village of elephants. Adjacent to Cambodia, it has a lot of ancient stone temples, made of red bricks … Continue reading Welcome Pompaem from Korat!
Name: Noelle Roemer Department: Consultancy Services Internship Period: 1 July – 31 August 2017 Motto: “Be creative, be useful, be practical, be generous and finish big.” Why did you choose this department? I am currently trying to figure out which field I could envision myself working in the future. Consultancy is one area which interests me a lot. Moreover, as I could see myself working … Continue reading Welcome Noelle from Frankfurt!
Name: Ansgar Schäfer Department: GTDEE Internship Period: 29 May – 30 November 2017 Motto: “Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you’re kind, amazing things will happen.” Tell us about your hometown! I’m from Bad Hersfeld, a small town in the middle of Germany. You might find it on the return address … Continue reading Welcome Ansgar from Bad Hersfeld!
Name: Jenny Kleeblatt Department: Membership, Event & Communications Internship Period: 2 May – 31 August 2017 Motto: “When one door closes, another door opens!” Why did you choose to do an internship at GTCC, no other German Chambers of Commerce in Asia or companies? Before answering this question, I should mention that I have never been to Asia before. The wish for living outside of … Continue reading Welcome Jenny from Nienburg (Saale)