It's not often that one imagines Carl Quintanilla opening fan mail for NPR, or Becky Quick giving capitol tours in Washington, D.C.
Nevertheless, it's true: Everyone has experienced intern status, or a comparable entry-level position, at some point during their career—even CNBC anchors (in Brian Sullivan's case, it was mowing lawns).
As a CNBC intern for the past seven months, I've come to truly admire and respect the on-air talent here at the network First In Business Worldwide. Expertly juggling breaking business and financial news, all the while engaging a worldwide audience is no easy feat.
But how did they get here?
That's what fellow CNBC intern Landon Dowdy and I set out to discover. "Behind the Biz" is the result—a seven-part video series where we turn the tables on CNBC anchors and reporters to find out how they got their start.