The Internship Experience: Week 9

This post is part of our weekly series, The Internship Experience. This series details the experiences of Thomas, Amy, and Sean as interns at The Principal Financial Group. For a full recap, check out the series preview.

It’s been a few weeks since I last shared about my internship experience, but in those few weeks it seems like a lot has happened. When I last wrote, I mentioned that I had been working on planning and organizing The Principal’s booth and volunteer efforts at the Des Moines Arts Festival at the end of June.  The event went together really smoothly, and for the most part the weather cooperated nicely, which made the event a huge success. Read More…

The Internship Experience: Week 6

This post is part of our weekly series, The Internship Experience. This series details the experiences of Thomas, Amy, and Sean as interns at The Principal Financial Group. For a full recap, check out the series preview.

Hi, I’m Sean Walsh. I am a senior Public Relations major at Drake University in Des Moines and am also interning at Principal Financial Group in the Corporate Relations Department. Before I talk about the experiences I have had and lessons I’ve learned in my first few weeks, I think it would be a good idea to give some background information about what types of responsibilities employees in the Corporate Relations Department at The Principal do. Read More…

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