Recommended Reading: Unpaid Internships, Are They Worth It?

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. Paid Interns More Likely To Get Hired: Though all internship experience –paid or unpaid — looks good on a resume, studies suggest paid internships lead to more job offers later on. Read more. … Read More

How To Pay For Your Unpaid Internship

Heather R. HuhmanCandidate Advice

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If you’ve recently accepted an unpaid internship or an unpaid internship is your only option, you’re probably wondering how you’re going to support yourself when working for free. In a recent article by The Guardian, it was calculated that an unpaid internship could cost nearly $1,500 month in living expenses, keeping many young adults from participating. Clearly, unpaid internships come with a … Read More

Recommended Reading: Interns And The 100-Hour Work Week

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. Uproar Over Unpaid Internships Hits White House: The White House is now in the spotlight of the unpaid internship debate because of the Fair Pay Campaign pressuring the White House to … Read More