Sales Management Trainee Program Week 18 2016

Working as a trainee on a major retailer team continues to bring new challenges every day. Over the past few weeks, I have been working on my forecasting project while also completing many essential day-to-day tasks. These daily tasks are developing my foundational knowledge of our internal and external systems, reports, and strategy. This has … Continue reading Sales Management Trainee Program Week 18 2016

Operations Management Trainee Program Week 17 2016

As our two weeks in corporate training come to a close, it’s time to get back to business. While the other cohorts are starting on their second rotation, the Operations cohort is diving deeper into our projects and starting to transition into our full-time roles as supervisors. With my project gearing down, I’ve begun to … Continue reading Operations Management Trainee Program Week 17 2016

Sales Management Trainee Program Week 17 2016

After an amazing week and a half in Chicago for Entrepreneurship and Leadership Training, I am back in the Minneapolis Sales Office. This week was very exciting because I started my second project with Category Leadership. I am now gaining experience with the different tools we have available to analyze data and understand consumer insights. … Continue reading Sales Management Trainee Program Week 17 2016

Operations Management Trainee Program Week 16 2016

Last week was our final week of classroom-based training, yet it was hardly based in the classroom. Between preparing for our big report-outs on our projects, deciding how to best pitch our ideas for emerging markets, identifying our own leadership brand, and working on our improv skills at a Theater in Chicago, it was anything … Continue reading Operations Management Trainee Program Week 16 2016