Recommended Reading: Internship Hiring Decreases

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Monday, I start the week with the internship news you need to know. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. Hiring for Internships Drops 3.4 Percent: While employers plan to hire 1.3 percent more bachelor’s degree-level interns in 2014 than they did a year ago, overall intern hiring will fall 3.4 percent in 2014 … Read More

Recommended Reading: NY Times Pulls Unpaid Internship Posting

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

NY Times Unpaid Internship

Every Friday, I end the week with a wrap-up, bringing you the top news about internships. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. New York Times Pulls Posting for Unpaid Student Intern: The New York Times removed a job posting for an unpaid student intern after criticism that the listing was at odds with its own tough … Read More

Recommended Reading: Interns Are Not Protected

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

Every Friday, I end the week with a wrap-up, bringing you the top news about internships. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. Unpaid Intern is Ruled Not an ‘Employee,’ Not Protected From Sexual Harassment: A New York court rules interns are not protected from sexual harassment because they do not receive an income or benefits … Read More

Harassment In The Workplace: How To Protect Your Interns

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

As an employer, you need to take the initiative to prevent harassment in the workplace. It is your responsibility to protect your entire team, including your unpaid interns. The laws enforced by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission do not protect unpaid interns from harassment in the workplace (which, in my opinion, is just plain ridiculous). A recent article written by Blair … Read More

Recommended Reading: Unpaid Internships And Harassment

Heather R. HuhmanRecommended Reading

Every Friday, I end the week with a wrap-up, bringing you the top news about internships. These articles highlight the latest trends about internships to help you stay current. Unpaid Interns Not Protected Against Sexual Harassment: This article explains how unpaid interns aren’t protected against sexual harassment because they are not “employees” under the Civil Rights Act. Read more. Jessica … Read More