Our intern for this week is Bankole Ayodeji, a Computer Engineering graduate of the University of Lagos. Bankole loves mathematics, coding and design and is currently doing what he loves as an intern with Nimbus Media.
- What is your job description with the organization you currently intern with?
I’m a technical support intern with Nimbus Media. I also provide graphics support for social media upload.
- What were your expectations before taking up this internship and have these expectations been met?
To have a platform where I can apply the knowledge gained from my course of study and to also apply my graphics skills.My expectations have certainly been met.
- What would you refer to as most challenging about your internship?
For me, it’s the fact I have to come up with innovative ways to solve a problem, be it graphics or system troubleshoot, and make sure my solutions are acceptable. It’s pretty exciting.
- What has been the biggest surprise for you since you started?
There has been none so far.
- How has the internship changed you or your mindset so far?
The internship has helped me come to terms with the real world.
This is where we have a little fun with our interns..
- Tell us something interesting or weird about yourself.
I don’t know, I have a thing for beans and bread. I think that’s weird.
- If you had to give up food for a month, what would you want as your last meal?
It’ll definitely be beans and bread
- Are you a book lover? Tell us your favorite author and book
I love Malcolm Gladwell’s books. My favorite is David vs. Goliath.
- Do you love movies? All-time favorite movie(s)?
I love Hacksaw Ridge.
- What song would you love to hear every time you step into a room?
Start again by Falana.
- Are there any tips you would love to give to prospective interns?
Let your mind be opened to new ideas.