Summer Xu

About

Major/Concentration: 

Business Analytics

What is your title and what do you do at SBDC?

I am a Market Research Intern at the SBDC. I create market research reports, produce macro-level industrial analyses, adopt GIS mapping analysis to identify competition locators, research funding, investments, mergers, and acquisition information, and develop amazon analyses.

How does what you’re studying apply to what you do at SBDC?

As a marketing research intern, I am able to apply my business analytics skills, research skills, and analysis methods that I have learned through studying. Through the various market reports I have created, I have learned how to target interested customers corresponding to different types of business, and was also able to learn about the many industries and insights of business development.

What do you plan to do in the future?

After getting my Master’s degree, I would like to work in the food or fashion industry in business analytics or business intelligence.

Are you involved in any extracurricular activities outside of SBDC? 

No.

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