College of Business & Economics
Prior to the first class session, you must complete the Student Self-Assessment and Internship Agreement Form, which is completed with the help of your internship supervisor.
Reflection is the key to a meaningful professional experience. For the course, you will create a Reflective Journal to track and analyze your experiences. This requires you to think critically about your work experience including your job tasks, interpersonal encounters, conflicts, crises, work-/career-related thoughts, paperwork, meetings and other experiences that you consider significant.
For the first class session, read Habit 1 from Stephen Covey's The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People and write your first reflective journal entry on “Habit 1: Be Proactive.” Your journal entry is due at the first class session.
Your first reflective journal entry should answer the following questions:
>> For more information see the BUSX 460: Professional Experience Syllabus (PDF)