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"Bad product that is hard to sell, low pay, lots of work"

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Former Intern - Sales Representative
Former Intern - Sales Representative
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at AroundCampus as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

The training program in Chapel Hill allows you to meet lots of other students from across the country

Cons

Door to door sales, products are not good, app doesn't work, have you work some nights but don't get paid extra, pay is very low, lots of hours

Advice to Management

Fix the app and update your products

AroundCampus Response

Jan 12, 2014 – President

We work hard to ensure all candidates understand the products prior to accepting a position with us. In fact, it's part of our interview! Sorry this came as a surprise to you. I'm hopeful you'll... More

Other Employee Reviews for AroundCampus

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Land of Opportunities"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Sales Team Leader/Sales
    Former Intern - Sales Team Leader/Sales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AroundCampus as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    A lot of partnering companies that you can easily land a job with after being successful in the internship.

    Cons

    -no $$$ in it.
    -bad design work
    -a lot of dissatisfied customers

    Advice to Management

    Better communication with the business owners about Ad design!!


  2. Helpful (2)

    "NOT the Internship they Portray it to be"

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    Former Employee - Intern
    Former Employee - Intern
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AroundCampus full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Public Speaking Experience
    Free trip to North Carolina
    Sales Job Opportunities after if you do well

    Cons

    NOT a MARKETING internship
    Full time hours with part time pay
    Walking business to business all summer
    Cult like culture

    Advice to Management

    When recruiting interns be honest about what the position entails. Don't promote it as a marketing or business internship it is a SALES internship.

    AroundCampus Response

    Jan 12, 2014 – President

    While we've never been shy of our sales internship, marketing by definition is "the action or business of promoting and selling products or services, including market research and advertising."... More

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