Hah! It's been such an eventful week with interviews, celebrations, games and also valuable information, I’m starting to be more interested in what Pacifical has yet to show me, but unfortunately also bring some sad news to all of you Pacifical Insider readers. I kicked off the week attending a meeting in Amsterdam with Mr. … Continue reading Week 6 – Time to pack up, thanks for filling my suitcase!
Ekamawir Omo! I’m back in the office after a long weekend. We celebrated King’s Day in the Netherlands last Friday, but let me first explain what I did during the week. As I was telling you in my last blog post, Pacifical exhibited at the Brussels Seafood Expo again this year, and I got to … Continue reading WEEK 5 – Work can be Great Fun!
Oh what a journey it has been! My time here in the Netherlands is up and I’m ready to go home. This internship has been a wonderful experience. I’ve learned quite a lot not just about the tuna industry, but I’ve also gained some life lessons as well. Before going into that, I mentioned I … Continue reading Week 11 | Final Blog, Goodbye Netherlands!
It’s crazy how time flies! It seems like it was yesterday when I landed in Amsterdam and suddenly froze from head to toe, but today starts my last week with Pacifical. All in all, my short stay has been well spent and I’ve learned more than I ever imagined. It has been a great and … Continue reading Week 10 | My last days at Pacifical
My workload has calmed down a bit after this week. I had two presentations within three days apart from each other. On the side of that, I had the blogs to update and also the last two upcoming projects to be due. And apart from these, my colleagues and I went to France for the … Continue reading Week 9 | Calm after the storm
Less than a month and I’ll be back home in the Marshall Islands. As time is drawing near, the workload is stacking up back to back. During my stay here, time has been a very important part of my everyday life, which is something I’ve grown accustomed to. It is very much different back home, … Continue reading Week 8 | Time is essential (and so are deadlines!)
Today I woke up in the Netherlands, and just a couple hours later I was in a Belgian supermarket, just as easy and quick as it sounds! My colleagues and I drove to Belgium and went through about 6 supermarkets and analyzed the tuna cans, based on prices and categories. These categories include: *Note that … Continue reading Week 7 | Busy days ahead…