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Trickle Down Unemployment and Corporate Slight of Hand

James Marshall Reilly | Posted 09.13.2011 | Business
James Marshall Reilly

The post-graduate internship has, in many cases, replaced the entry level job, which is creating a ripple effect across the entire marketplace. The fact is, the job market has been flooded with a pool of highly educated and very cheap labor.

Earning Your Stripes: Internships & Business

Rise Birnbaum | Posted 08.29.2011 | College
Rise Birnbaum

With the job market really dry out there for newly-minted college grads, what's a kid to do?

Christina Wilkie

PHOTOS: Political Intern Style | Christina Wilkie | Posted 08.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Flip flops? Check. Vineyard Vines ribbon belt? Check. A Vera Bradley quilted bag perched on the arm of a young woman trying to cover up ...

Should I Feel Guilty About My Unpaid Internship?

| CC Staff | Posted 08.20.2011 | College

No one would ever walk up to a friend on financial aid and accuse her parents of being lazy, good-for-nothing, bad parents for not making enough money...

How To Lose An Intern In 10 Days

George Weiner | Posted 08.20.2011 | Impact
George Weiner

I thought it would be good to remind not-for-profit managers not lose their top talent -- by explaining some things not to do in your intern's first 10 days.

How To Lose An Internship In 10 Ways

| Emily Grier | Posted 08.10.2011 | College

You've spent hours hitting the books to maintain your almost flawless GPA. You gave up the Taylor Swift concert with all of your friends to finish up ...

Help Needed: Workforce Development and What the Ordinary Citizen Can Do

Michael Haberman | Posted 07.06.2011 | Education
Michael Haberman

Internships provide a solid foundation on which a career can be built. In addition to gaining workplace skills, students are more likely to see the connection between school, work and their career goals.

Ways Your Current Job in College, Whatever it is, Can Help Your Career Path

Uloop | Posted 06.12.2011 | College

To use a job as an opening into a career, the most important thing to do is to pay attention and learn everything you can.

InternMatch: Matching the Smartest Student Interns With the Hottest Tech Startups

Audrey Watters | Posted 05.28.2011 | College
Audrey Watters

In a tight job market, even the best college students are finding that landing a good job after graduation requires more than just a degree. It requi...

Unpaid Internships And The Jobless People Fighting For Them

Los Angeles Times | Alana Semuels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Working for no pay isn't the preferred route out of unemployment, but it offers valuable experience and the inside track to jobs once they do open up....

How to Use Spring Break to Find an Internship

Her Campus | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Her Campus

During spring break college students everywhere flock to big cities, warm temperatures, or their couch at home. While all of these options are fun and relaxing, there are many different ways to take advantage of your vacation.

Is Any College Really the Best One?

Holly Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Holly Robinson

Even kids who get into their first choice schools aren't necessarily better off than those who end up with their last.

When Should You Be A Full-Time Volunteer?

Dev Aujla | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Dev Aujla

I interviewed hundreds of people searching for that ideal job and distilled down three critical questions to consider before you decide to work for free.

Hiring Your First Intern: 5 Things You Need To Know

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Charlotte Jensen | Posted 08.09.2011 | Small Business

Starting an internship program from scratch may seem like more trouble than it's worth. But the reality is, even small businesses with limited time an...

Unpaid Internships: Elephant in the Room

Robin Richards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robin Richards

There's a lot to be said about unpaid internships. Is it an economic dilemma that employers need to tackle? Or is it a political quandary for the government to figure out?

National Academies of Sciences: Student Graduate Research Program on Public Sector Aviation Issues

Iris Mack | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Iris Mack

For graduate students who share my love of aviation, please consider applying for the Graduate Research Award Program on Public Sector Aviation Issues.

Networking Etiquette: How to Successfully "Pull Some Strings"

Her Campus | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Her Campus

Almost everyone has a basic network composed of friends, family, school, and organizations that can ultimately help you land an internship or job after graduation.

Are College Grads More Prepared for Life Today Than 10 Years Ago?

Christie Garton | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Christie Garton

It's not necessarily that colleges aren't preparing students for the tasks associated with first jobs, but rather they aren't preparing graduates for all the life-skills necessary for "life on the other side."

"Happy New Future"

Tracey D. Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Tracey D. Smith

"Happy New Year!!! Happy New Future!!!" That simple quote has such bearing on many students tonight. To a Freshman who has successfully done exceedin...

Are Internships The New Entry-Level Jobs?

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Many of this recent and future college graduates may be stuck with internships instead of entry-level positions after earning their degrees, according...

More Internships Lead To Full-Time Hires: Wall Street Journal Survey | ALEXANDRA CHENEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

As companies start to rely more heavily on their internship pools to make full-time hires, they're looking for ways to better evaluate candidates and ...

Internships: Gateway to Opportunity or an Obstacle for Low-Income Students?

Michael Laracy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Michael Laracy

The implications for poverty have been clear: if low-income individuals increase their educational attainment, poverty will decline. But education isn't the whole story.

Dr. Janitor: Paradox Or Reality?

Hack College | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Hack College

Gizmodo posted an interesting article earlier this week that says that at least 5,000 janitors working in America have Ph.Ds. Whoa.

PHOTOS: 10 New Realities Of Today's Job Market

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By The recession ended in June 2009. Did you notice? Chances are you probably didn't --e specially if you've been looking for a job. The ba...

Life After Interning: How to Make the Most of Your Exit

Ladan Nekoomaram | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Ladan Nekoomaram

While interning, think ahead to the future when you walk out the door and how you can make the most of your exit, even if it doesn't mean an immediate job offer.