Name: Katharina Michèle Schröder Department: Memberships, Event & Communications Internship Period: 01 September – 30 November 2017 Motto: “Life makes you realize that no matter how much you know, there’s always more to learn.” Tell us about your hometown and the region My hometown Frankfurt in Germany is a big city, but not as big as Bangkok. It is an important metropolis, especially for bankers … Continue reading Welcome Katharina from Frankfurt
Only two weeks after the beginning of my internship I was invited to moderate the GTCC Young Professionals Event on “New Business Models for a Healthy Lifestyle” together with my Thai college Don. Don and I conducted a live interview with two successful entrepreneurs in the field of health products and services in front of over 100 participants. They gave insight into the current trends … Continue reading My New Experience at GTCC Young Professionals Event
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!