Internship Success - The Hertz Corporation

by Matthew Bucenec on January 31, 2020
Internship Success - The Hertz Corporation

Matthew Bucenec, ’20 a business administration major from Fairport, NY secured a summer internship at the Hertz Corporation as the Branch Manager Trainee. After gaining hands-on experience, he has gained confidence, and feels well prepared to search for a job in the business field upon graduation. 

How did you secure the opportunity? 

I attended the job fair at Niagara and talked to the district manager.

What did you do on a daily basis? 

Handled day to day operations of a rental car branch.

Most importantly, what did you learn?

I learned what it takes to run a successful business and how to manage customer relations.

What advice do you have for future students?

My advice is to attend all the career fairs. They can be crucial in securing jobs and internships. Also, use career services as a resource.

If you have worked with Career Services, how have they helped you?

The staff at career services has always been very helpful. They are very nice people and can help you every step of the way.