Day 44: Success Leaves Clues

Peter Partner 2018

Before moving to New York, starting my internship at BSE Global, and meeting the entire MSBA family, I really had no idea what to expect. I had talked to past MSBA Alumni who also went to Santa Clara University (thank you, Casey and Abby) and both raved about the program and how influential it was on their professional careers. At …

Day 43: Ready & Able

Matt Schasel 2018

“I feel like a seasoned veteran,” I tell myself as I still sporadically miss trains, get lost, ask someone something, and learn something from someone. Yet after just a provincial seven-week period living in New York, I find myself accustomed to life here. Despite the clear naivety of that assessment, I can honestly say that by gaining experience across these swiftly …

Day 42: Thankful

Julia Rauchenberger 2018

As I sit here and reflect on my summer so far, the incredible opportunities I’ve had and the people I have met still amaze me. In just six short weeks, I have had the chance to travel to dozens of incredible offices throughout New York City such as the NBA, American Express, The Players’ Tribune and BSE Global. I have …

Day 41: What’s in a Name?

Max Antonneau 2018

When you last heard from me, I was raving about my experience at the NBA Draft. Today, I’ve got an even better story for you. On Monday, July 16th, after a regular work day at You First, I left the office en route to the Barclays Center. I had been tasked with delivering concert tickets to Andray Blatche, one of …

Day 40: A New Kind of Partnership

Ben Finkelstein 2018

After our most recent Office Field Trip to the offices of American Express, our first brand visit of the summer, I reflected on what I had learned throughout my brief career in partnerships. All of my experience had come from a property perspective, and so I looked to draw both similarities and differences between this realm and that of the …