InternCLE Episode 025 – Engage! Cleveland – Ashley Basile Oeken
Engage! Cleveland was created to help sell Cleveland as a great place to live and work. Ashley came to Cleveland for her masters and fell in love with Cleveland. She now focuses on helping others find their love of the city.
Engage! Cleveland hosts events to connect students and young professionals to Cleveland. Engage! Cleveland has partnerships with other organizations and businesses in the area helping to bring their mission to life.
Employer information - https://www.engagecleveland.org/employer-membership-information
Engage! Cleveland offers employers an extension of their HR department. They can help link their young interns to the city and community of Cleveland. Engage also offers consulting services for companies looking for better ways to retain talent in the region. Engage! Cleveland is a small but mighty team of 2 ½ resources and uses interns themselves to help leverage their team.
Ashley loves the Cleveland waterfront. She uses google alerts to get information custom curated to the things she is interested in. Her advice for students: Shoot for the moon, even if you miss you will end up among the stars.
Other resources Engage! Cleveland offers:
Job board: https://www.engagecleveland.org/job-board
Civic Engagement Board: https://www.engagecleveland.org/civic-engagement-board
Young Professional Organizations Directory: https://www.engagecleveland.org/ypo-directory
NEO Makers: Oatey Co. October 15, 2019 https://www.engagecleveland.org/calendar/2019/8/23/makers-in-cleveland-oatey-co
Professional Development week – November 5 – 7th, 2019 https://www.engagecleveland.org/calendar/2019/5/9/save-the-date-2nd-annual-cleveland-professional-development-week
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