Summer Internship Spotlight – Cindy Lien

Summer Internship Spotlight #8

Name: Cindy Lien

Major: Public Relations

Classification: Senior

Internship: Public Relations Intern at FleishmanHillard (Austin, TX)


What drew you to this internship?

I was drawn to this internship because I knew that FleishmanHillard has an expansive network around the world, and that there is a lot of talent at this agency.


What do you like the most about your internship?

I really enjoy the people I work with. Everyone bring something different to the table, so I feel like I’m getting exposure to many aspects of PR and communications.


What have you learned from your internship so far?

I’ve learned that the best way to be a valuable asset to your office is to go above of what’s expected of you and to be resourceful. Creating accurate, thorough client-ready work and being a problem-solver will serve you well.


Any advice for people looking for an internship?

Take advantage of networking opportunities, especially happy hours, agency tours and career fairs. You’d be surprised where people remember you from!