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Freelancers: You're Worth More Than $20 An Hour

Williesha Morris | Posted 03.02.2016 | Business
Williesha Morris

I wondered if this lady just realized how ridiculous she sounded. In one breath, she told me she charges thousands of dollars for her business consult...

The Blind Spot: Virtual Internships

Fatemeh Sheida Gholamimehrabadi | Posted 08.26.2016 | Technology
Fatemeh Sheida Gholamimehrabadi

With the geographic barrier to entry being removed, the diversity and sheer quantity of the application pool increases. These qualities of the application pool allows a team to select individuals best-suited for a position. A very important group that can potentially enter this workforce is the economically disadvantaged that can otherwise not afford to relocate and pay upfront living expenses while working unpaid.

An Open Letter to My Unpaid Internship

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 10.28.2014 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

You proved me wrong and exceeded all my expectations. To the job I didn't think would teach me more than money could offer, I owe you a lot.

Why The Entertainment Industry Should Pay Its Interns

Ashley Mosley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Ashley Mosley

Rather than bringing on a group of interns to work for free as administrative or personal assistants, you could be paying them and actually striving to have their tasks impact your bottom line.

Colleges Draw Criticism For Their Role In Fostering Unpaid Internships

The Chronicle Of Higher Education | Posted 06.24.2013 | College

The debate over unpaid internships has largely focused on the employers that offer them. But as interns are taking companies to court, advocates are t...

The Limits of My Sympathy for Unpaid College Interns

Shaun Johnson | Posted 10.17.2011 | College
Shaun Johnson

I wanted to respond to the relatively recent outrage against unpaid internships in higher education by touting the extensive experiences that cohort after cohort of student teachers goes through.