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I get to work right next to the ballpark – Comerica Park is only three blocks from the new Quicken Loans offices. How cool is it that? I can look out the window and watch the Tigers taking batting practice or see all of the fans roam the streets heading to Comerica!
The warm sunshine on my face and a band playing sweet jazz music in the background. This isn’t a vacation spot; it’s where I take my lunch break at Quicken Loans.
If you had told me that two weeks into my first internship I would want to delay the weekend to attend a meeting, I probably would’ve just started laughing…but that’s exactly what happened.
Unlike any other first day of work, I felt immediately comfortable. People seem to enjoy their jobs here, and it shows; everyone is having a good time even if they are ridiculously busy.
First days of anything is terrifying no matter how prepared you might feel. It’s impossible to sleep the night before the first day for fear that everything that can go wrong does and it seems like no matter how early you leave you always end up running late.
We want to give you a more personal look behind the scenes at Quicken Loans, and who better to describe the experience than people who are going through it for the first time – interns!