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Unpaid internships: Millennials speak out as expert warns of legal risks
Unpaid internships: Millennials speak out as expert warns of legal risksUnpaid internships are increasingly becoming the default way of beginning a professional career in Australia. According to the largest survey so far, 60 per cent of people aged under 30 have done at least one, but when it comes to the status of interns ...read more
Source: ABC Online
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:18:00 GMT
Students with special needs enjoy learning with summer internships
Students with special needs enjoy learning with summer internshipsALTAMONTE SPRINGS. Fla. - Students are getting results for the upcoming school year and their futures through summer internships. As part of the Educational Pathways (ePathways) program in Seminole County Public Schools, some students with special needs ...read more
Source: click orlando
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:37:00 GMT
Through internships, Ph.D. students expand their skills and explore their options
Through internships, Ph.D. students expand their skills and explore their optionsMark Richardson was one semester away from receiving his climate science Ph.D. at the University of Reading when he left the lab—temporarily—for a 3-month policy internship in 2014. His time at the U.K. Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology ...read more
Source: Science Magazine
Published on Sun, 25 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Bootcamps, internships train 'climate champions' in Uganda
Bootcamps, internships train 'climate champions' in UgandaMASAKA, Uganda (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Josephine Kiiza first moved from Kampala to Masaka, in southern Uganda, to flee civil war raging in the 1980s, she had no money, land or food in her name. "My in-laws gave us two piglets, which brought us ...read more
Source: Reuters
Published on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 04:47:00 GMT
Summer internships are destroying the American Dream
Summer internships are destroying the American DreamOf the 1,500 unpaid interns hired into Michael Bloomberg’s mayoral office in New York City in 2002, at least one in five had been recommended by someone within the administration. And one successful candidate had an especially easy interview: Emma Bloomberg.read more
Source: New York Post
Published on Fri, 16 Jun 2017 23:23:00 GMT
Millennials speak out about unpaid internships
Millennials speak out about unpaid internshipsUnpaid internships are increasingly becoming the default way of beginning a professional career in Australia. According to the largest survey so far, 60 per cent of people aged under 30 have done at least one, but when it comes to the status of interns ...read more
Source: newsgrio.com
Published on Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:20:00 GMT
Summer vacations: Reasons to do internships and how they help your career
Summer vacations: Reasons to do internships and how they help your careerThoughts of summer bring forth images of lazy days indoors, getting glued to television, food, holiday and keeping a distance from studies. However, there are plenty of ways that one can have fun, relax and still be productive. After all, summer ...read more
Source: The Indian Express
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:20:00 GMT
How Short Internships Can Make a Big Impact
How Short Internships Can Make a Big ImpactIf you’re considering an international internship, you’re onto a good thing! Short internships are perfect for students and young professionals, especially if you’re focused on finding flexible and affordable opportunities. Use your time abroad to ...read more
Source: goabroad.com
Published on Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:09:00 GMT
A life-changing year – How Year Up is rethinking internships in corporate America
A life-changing year – How Year Up is rethinking internships in corporate AmericaIt used to be that internships were mostly about two things: getting coffee and making photocopies. These days, an internship is an integral part of kick starting a career. It’s a way to get a foot in the door, strengthen skills through hands-on ...read more
Source: Mashable
Published on Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:47:00 GMT
Growing Farmers With Internships and Apprenticeships – Part 2
Growing Farmers With Internships and Apprenticeships – Part 2We’re always struck by how much we slow down when all the apprentices arrive in April – “Shouldn’t this be faster with 4 people instead of just me?” No doubt about it, having apprentices is an investment and it will take time for them to be ...read more
Source: onpasture.com
Published on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:13:00 GMT