Discover.Fully. Your Career Potential

Are you looking for a fun experience this summer that will provide real-life business knowledge? Take a look at the Holmes Murphy DiscoverYou Program!

Holmes Murphy is offering a unique experience for Des Moines Public School students and Minneapolis-area high school students 16 years and older this summer. We partner with local businesses to help connect students with the knowledge and experiences to boost your future opportunities.

Learn more about the Waukee, IA 2024 program; or check out the Minneapolis, MN details. Check back in February for the 2024 program details!


Gain Valuable Business Experience this Summer

Students will:

  • Learn about various career paths, like marketing, accounting, human resources, and sales
  • Begin making career contacts while immersed in a best-in-class employee experience
  • Get a look inside of a local, privately held business
  • Develop professionally through activities and resources, like a resume` workshop, community service project and personal financing/banking 101 course
  • Grow professional skills including giving and receiving feedback and professional etiquette

Connect and Grow All Year Round

While the main program is in the summer, we provide engaging opportunities year-round. Past participants are welcome to join us for quarterly social events, where you can connect with one another as well as stay engaged with opportunities that Holmes Murphy has to offer. We have hosted pumpkin carving and treats at the Holmes Murphy office as well as community outings, such as Iowa Wolves Basketball and food drives. We are committed to providing lasting partnerships and opportunities with students from underserved communities.

Don’t miss out! Check back in February for the 2024 program details.

Have questions or want to be a community partner? Contact Zach Walker at or fill out this form!