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Taylor is a rising senior at Washington University in St. Louis where he is majoring in history and minoring in Spanish. Originally from Evanston, IL, Taylor is spending his summer in St. Louis interning at Sendouts. And, no, he won't be going on coffee runs.

Articles by Tayor

Farewell from a Summer Intern at Sendouts

August 12th, 2011 by

Hey Everybody, Wow my last day as an intern already. Only two and a half months ago I was touring the office with Brian and trying to learn everyone’s name. My parents have told me that every job is valuable whether you love it or hate it because each new experience teaches you something about yourself. At age 18...

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The Communication Breakdown

August 3rd, 2011 by

We are all familiar with dystopias where technology runs amuck. Movies like, Transformers, the Matrix, and I-Robot draw upon a fear that man’s reliance on a machine is somehow destructive to society. In the case of cell phones, email, and messaging, it’s easy to see where Hollywood script writers might have drawn their inspiration. The average American sends 228...

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In the Eyes of Gen Y: The First Job

July 6th, 2011 by

In the eyes of a college student, summer is that anticipated season of the year that liberates you from nine months of stuffy classrooms and piles of coursework. This year, however, I got a sinking feeling as I completed my last exam.  Ready or not, I had made the great leap from junior to senior year. I realized at...

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School’s Out for the Summer – Adventures in Interning

June 8th, 2011 by

Day 1 Interning at Sendouts The day began with a grand tour of the office from Brian Hopcraft. I made sure to make special note of the snack areas, stocked with a healthy selection of potato chips, pop tarts, and fun sized candy bars. I then met with Eric Kruger who presented me with the Sendouts fundamentals. We covered everything from the how...

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