- COOL JOBS & INTERNSHIPS -
*** If you're interested in any of these, let us know and we can make a warm introduction!
Email Maggie Dauss at email@example.com ***
focus training - various internships
FOCUS Training is looking for a highly motivated and independent talent to intern with them in Milwaukee this Spring - positions include: Client Relations, Sales & Marketing. The FOCUS Training internship program is designed to create a positive work experience and challenging objectives aligned with your goals. FOCUS provides interns with an exceptional educational experience in a fun and exciting work atmosphere located in the 5th Ward
Sales & Marketing details HERE
Client Relations details HERE
experiential marketing - skills pipeline (intern)
Skillspipeline (also organizers of Startup Milwaukee Events) is looking for an Experiential Marketing Intern! In this role you will be in charge of creating engaging experiences for our network of thousands of entrepreneurs, technologists, venture capitalists and corporate innovators. Through this role you will gain exposure to many facets of the organization through event planning and execution as well as digital marketing with the end goal of creating experiences that accelerate the growth of Wisconsin’s tech, startup and innovation ecosystems
Get the full scoop HERE
frontdesk - junior web developer (intern)
Frontdesk continues to add to their team and they are seeking a part-time junior web developer (with potential to hired on full time) who has the drive to tackle any project, the ability to be creative in solutions, and most importantly a willingness to learn with a positive attitude (sounds like at least a few of you we know!). Check out all the details about the technical skills they are looking for and get your application in HERE!
briggs & stratton - associate marketing specialist
Briggs & Stratton, long time partner with The Commons, is on the hunt for some stellar talent! Are you a self starting go-getter, interested in an all encompassing marketing role? Want the opportunity to create impact with your work across multiple business departments? Here’s your chance to support work in merchandising, social media, and website content to improve customer engagement!
Full details HERE (let us know if you apply and would like a recommendation!!)
o tech group - sql developer (intern)
An immediate opening available with O Tech Group, an innovative healthcare tech company based out of Jackson, WI! Solid opportunity to put some of your skills to test in the real world and build some new connections with local professionals. Full job details and contact info HERE
west bend mutual - various positions
Our friends over at West Bend Mutual have a mix of full-time entry level positions (starting immediately or after fall semester), as well as 2019 summer internships and they want YOU to check it all out here: https://www.thesilverlining.com/careers
*Pro-tip: Be sure to reference The Commons in your application!
raw office - business development associate
Raw Office, a Toronto based startup, who helps their customers to save money and make more eco-friendly purchases, is ready to have boots on the ground in Milwaukee! They need a savvy salesperson with an entrepreneurial spirit to lead their business development efforts - full details and application here!
lumanu - digital, Social media & influencer mgr
At Lumanu, they’re empowering top consumer brands to craft and amplify engaging content for today’s digital consumer. Lumanu continues to grow and looking to build their team in MIlwaukee - in this role you will support and drive adoption of brand new technology for brand marketers and agencies. Check out the full details for this gig here!
penrod - software developer
Penrod, a 3X winner of the Best Place to Work for Young Professionals has an immediate opening for a Software Developer at their Milwaukee office - recent grads are welcome to apply. You need to be ambitious, self-motivated and a quick learner…we’re confident there are at least a few of you who fit that bill! Details and application HERE
zeidler center - data analytics intern
The Zeidler Center seeks to foster civil dialogue and invite trust in the midst of differences - they do incredibly meaningful work in the Milwaukee community and have an a great opportunity for you to be involved in their work! Full details here - to apply, please send questions and cover letter/resume with your qualifications to the Zeidler Center’s Associate Director, Julie Barrot De Brito at firstname.lastname@example.org (let us know if you’d like to provide you with a recommendation!)
sales representative superstar - sartori cheese
Graduating this winter? Well our favorite cheese company is looking for a , self-motivated, stellar hustler to think creatively and work collaboratively as a part of their sales team! We love partnering with Sartori and give them all the thumbs up - full job description here!
devcodecamp - social media marketing & content specialist
We love DevCodeCamp and also happen to be their neighbors so definitely give this awesome opportunity all the thumbs up! Get a chance to accelerate your career and work with people who are innovating education through technology. Check out the full details here!
thirft/ed - developer/tech partner
Newly launched startup, Thrift/ed, is your campus' online thrift store, where students are able to buy and sell clothing, furniture, textbooks, etc right on campus. Thrift/ed is currently an app that is available on Marquette's campus with plans to expand to other campuses in the next coming semesters. Thrift/ed is looking for a developer who is interested in becoming the tech partner - this is an opportunity to work for equity in the company and to lend your hacking skills to really help to grow the company! Interested? Email Maggie for more details (email@example.com)
SHARP LITERACY - Program director/manager
SHARP Literacy, another rock start MKE nonprofit, helps urban children identify as confident, capable learners through engaging lessons, interactive projects and visual arts. If you have a few years experience under your belt and excited to help support educators implement this arts-based learning curriculum, definitely check out this Program Director/Manager opportunity!
88Nine 2018 internships
How about an internship at the most amazing radio station in the country? Sure to that too. http://radiomilwaukee.org/about-us/radio-jobs-internships/
- UPCOMING EVENTS -
Have an event you want listed here? Let Maggie know!
**For programming hosted by The Commons, be sure to check out our upcoming events page HERE**
nov 14 - May 18: ex fabula story slam season 10
Ex Fabula events strengthen community bonds by creating spaces where people can connect over true, personal stories. No props, no notes – just the elements of “Story. Stage. You”. You can come just to listen – or, if you have a story that fits the night’s theme, throw your name in the hat for a chance to take the stage…consider it a great chance to practice that public speaking with the support of the best storytellers in town! Check out the full line up of Story Slams here
nov 24: Startup milwaukee tangible pop-up
Startup Milwaukee's TANGIBLE program is celebrating the launch of the Nest Pop-up shop on Small Business Saturday! They invite you to join us at this new retail establishment run by Marquette students featuring products from local entrepreneurs from throughout the community, some who have participated in past TANGIBLE events!
Full lineup of businesses and details here
nov 30: milwaukee blockchain conference
The Milwaukee Blockchain Conference is a premier event for entrepreneurs and established companies to learn about the opportunities with blockchain technology and to connect with like-minded people. Co-hosted by Marquette Blockchain Lab and Northwestern Mutual at the Northwestern Mutual Tower on November 30th, 2018, this conference will bring together 300+ business leaders, entrepreneurs, and students.
Lucky for any of you who are still students, there is a sweet student rate of $10!
DEC 5: Startup Milwaukee live!
Startup Milwaukee LIVE features a live fireside chat interview with a prominent entrepreneur about their experiences and highlight the growth and milestones of their current venture. This session Startup Milwaukee LIVE! will feature Brock Heinz of Foundry Health. Foundry Health was founded in works as a digital health company that seeks to empower health professionals by building software tools that put the patient back at the center of each encounter.