Below are some goals a JumpStart Career Program Intern can expect to achieve through hands on experience. Areas of concentration are identified as follows:


Application Intern


         Work on other specific applications and special projects as needed for Microsoft CRM or Microsoft Great Plains including:


1.      Installation & Configuration

2.      Business Consultation

3.      Training

4.      Reporting


Accounting Intern


         Work on Specific Accounting Application including:


1.      Microsoft Great Plains

2.      Microsoft Small Business Financials

3.      QuickBooks Financials



Networking Intern


  • Assist in planning, designing, deploying and supporting network infrastructure for small to midsized companies ($1 million to $850 million in revenues). Specific duties include:


1.      Participating in network and security audits

2.      Installation and configuration of Windows Server 2003

3.      Installation and configuration of SBS Servers

4.      Installation and configuration of Exchange Servers

5.      Installation and configuration of ISS and ISA Servers and policy

6.      Web/Remote connectivity -- Terminal Server

7.      Developing security policy


Web Intern


         Assist in developing and maintaining website for ABI and clients

         Assist in brand and image creation

         Assist with external web development for clients


Programming Intern


         Work with an Internal Senior Consultant to develop Special Projects such as:

1.      Web Portal to integrate into our CRM and/or Great Plains System

2.      Develop CRM portals such as the following:

         Applications for an association membership (online application)

         Online information and provide integration to our CRM system

         Oil and Gas applications to track assets in the fields and integrate to our Microsoft CRM application running on Microsoft SQL

         Optical Application -- Customized and integrated to Microsoft Small Business Financials or Great Plains System