Creating a World That Works for All
As the summer comes to an end so does my internship at Berrett-Koehler. By this time next week I will be back in Michigan and finishing my last semester at Eastern Michigan University. As excited as I am to see family and friends and sleep in my own bed I know I am going to miss San Francisco. In particular, I'm going to miss interning at Berret-Koehler.
At my farewell lunch I was asked why I chose Berrett-Koehler Publishers to have my internship. Two other publishing…Continue
Posted on August 24, 2011 at 2:54pm — 2 Comments
Hi everyone! When Bonnie first told me I was going to fill in for her on the newsletter blog I wasn't sure what I was going to write about. But a smart person once said, "Write what you know" and so I am going to use this opportunity to talk about some recent events that happened at my internship.
Last Friday was an exciting day for me at Berrett-Koehler. First I got to attend an Author…
Posted on August 3, 2011 at 12:08pm
"Your majoring in English/Literature? So you're going to be a teacher then."
I cringe every time I hear this response after I have told someone my major. Mostly because this is always the response I get and I know the conversation that is about to take place. First of all, let me say that I dislike the idea of becoming a teacher. I don't have the patience to deal with students nor do I have any desire to try and teach people. Teaching in a class room has never appealed to me,…Continue
Posted on July 8, 2011 at 4:33pm — 3 Comments