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Want more diversity, Hollywood? Stop auctioning your internships for £30,000! Want more diversity, Hollywood? Stop auctioning your internships for £30,000! • January 28, 2015 • No Comments

THE WEINSTEIN COMPANY “DONATES” THREE-MONTH “RARE OPPORTUNITY” An unpaid Hollywood internship at a major movie studio is being auctioned for over £30,000 ($50,000)…

Why ARE so many graduates getting a 2:1 degree? Why ARE so many graduates getting a 2:1 degree? • January 22, 2015 • 6 Comments

ARE EXAMS GETTING EASIER – OR ARE STUDENTS WORKING HARDER? A record number of UK graduates are being awarded a 2:1 degree or above – but why?….

Nice! Now cash-for-references boss slams UK graduates as ‘unemployable’ Nice! Now cash-for-references boss slams UK graduates as ‘unemployable’ • January 13, 2015 • 4 Comments

JAN MORTIER LASHES OUT FOLLOWING OBSERVER STORY The boss of a London thinktank which has been charging former ‘junior associates’ £300 for a reference has defended his actions…

Shocking! Boss charges unpaid interns £300 for a reference Shocking! Boss charges unpaid interns £300 for a reference • January 11, 2015 • 2 Comments

TIGHT-FISTED EMPLOYER INSISTS IT IS A “FAIR ADMINISTRATIVE FEE” Former interns at a London thinktank have been told they must pay a £300 fee if they want…

Graduate job hunting in 2015? 3 things you need to know Graduate job hunting in 2015? 3 things you need to know • December 27, 2014 • 20 Comments

LOOKING FOR A GRADUATE JOB THIS YEAR? READ THIS FIRST! If you’re looking for a well-paid, permanent graduate job in 2015, you’ll need to…

All we want for Christmas is… a pay rise, say graduates All we want for Christmas is… a pay rise, say graduates • December 18, 2014 • 1 Comment

SHOW US THE MONEY, SAY CASH-STRAPPED YOUNG WORKERS Bosses who hire graduates, take note: what your young staff really want isn’t a Christmas party…

The four-week limit: The little legal change every intern needs to know about The four-week limit: The little legal change every intern needs to know about • December 16, 2014 • 8 Comments

HOW ONE TINY TWEAK WILL HAVE A BIG IMPACT FOR YOUNG WORKERS Good news for interns at last! Yesterday, Labour announced it is backing…

Ho Ho Ho! Win your FREE copy of ‘How to Get a Graduate Job in a Recession’ Ho Ho Ho! Win your FREE copy of ‘How to Get a Graduate Job in a Recession’ • December 9, 2014 • 1 Comment

JOB BOARD MONSTER GIVES AWAY 150 COPIES TO GRADUATES Job board Monster is giving away 150 copies of our must-read job-hunting guide…

London internships: Six in 10 paid less than the minimum wage London internships: Six in 10 paid less than the minimum wage • December 3, 2014 • 2 Comments

UK CAPITAL HAS ‘A BIG PROBLEM’ WITH UNPAID INTERNSHIPS, FINDS DAMNING NEW REPORT More than six in 10 London internships are paid less than the minimum wage…

Young people are being shafted – so why don’t more under-35s VOTE? Young people are being shafted – so why don’t more under-35s VOTE? • November 28, 2014 • 17 Comments

FOUR MILLION YOUNG VOTERS ARE “MISSING”. WHERE ARE THEY? The UK’s under-35s could decide the result of the 2015 general election, but only if…

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