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Steven Caruso

Steven Caruso

Al's Beverage Company

Marketing Intern

Personal Information

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School: University of Connecticut

Major: Political Science & Communication

Years at College Works: 2013

Career Information

Company You Work For Now: Al's Beverage Company

Title: Marketing Intern

Industry: Food and Beverages

CWP Career Impact

In one sentence, what has CWP meant to you?

CWP gave me the skills and experiences that serve as talking points in each step along the way to a career.

How did your CWP experience impact your career? Immediately after graduation? Now?

CWP gave me connections, experiences, and people skills that helped build confidence and lead to my next position in the professional world.

What was the greatest lesson you learned from your CWP experience?

CWP taught me that honesty is the best policy, and that hard work truly does pay off.


What advice do you have for potential CWP participants? Current CWP participants?

Sticking it out when the going gets tough is critical, because it makes you that much stronger when you make it through. It also teaches you how to handle adversity when things aren't going your way.

What's your best advice for someone interested in entering your career field?

Do as much as you can and start as early as possible. Any work experience is valuable and gives you skills that transfer over to your next stepping stone.