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How to get a graduate job at RBS How to get a graduate job at RBS • September 17, 2014 • 6 Comments

“BE HONEST – AND DON’T WORRY IF YOU DON’T KNOW ALL THE ANSWERS” Haven’t got a business or finance degree? It doesn’t matter – RBS want to hear from you…

Top actor slams ‘intern culture’ pricing young people out of the arts Top actor slams ‘intern culture’ pricing young people out of the arts • September 16, 2014 • 2 Comments

“TOO MANY ARE NOT BEING PAID”, SAYS DAVID MORRISSEY Struggling to break into the creative industries because you can’t afford to work for free? One of Britain’s most respected actors is championing…

Interns! What is the rudest thing an employer has ever said to you? Interns! What is the rudest thing an employer has ever said to you? • September 11, 2014 • 9 Comments

IS ‘CASA MORADA’ BOSS TYPICAL OF THOSE WHO EMPLOY INTERNS? Do some bosses feel it’s their human right to hire unpaid staff? Like many people, we were shocked…

David Letterman intern files law suit against American talk show star David Letterman intern files law suit against American talk show star • September 9, 2014 • No Comments

CLAIMS SHE AND OTHERS WORKED 40 HOURS A WEEK FOR NO PAY One of American TV’s biggest talk show hosts is being sued by a former intern – and 99 others, who she also…

Christian Dior ‘reception internship’ should pay £22-28k – not minimum wage, expert say Christian Dior ‘reception internship’ should pay £22-28k – not minimum wage, expert say • September 4, 2014 • 2 Comments

FASHION BRAND OFFERS HALF THE GOING RATE FOR POSITION DESCRIBED A minimum wage ‘reception internship’ advertised by a luxury fashion brand should have paid £22-28,000…

QUICK! 25% off our book ‘How to Get a Graduate Job in a Recession’ QUICK! 25% off our book ‘How to Get a Graduate Job in a Recession’ • September 2, 2014 • 2 Comments

LAST FEW COPIES MUST GO – NEXT EDITION NOT ON SALE UNTIL 2015 Cracking on with your graduate job hunt, now the summer is over? Or have you been struggling for a while

Hey, Christian Dior – what’s a ‘reception internship’? Hey, Christian Dior – what’s a ‘reception internship’? • August 28, 2014 • 6 Comments

LUXURY BRAND BLAMES ‘BUDGETARY CONSTRAINTS’ FOR LOW-PAID ROLE AT KNIGHTSBRIDGE HQ One of the world’s most exclusive and expensive luxury fashion brands has advertised…

How to get a graduate job at EY How to get a graduate job at EY • August 27, 2014 • 14 Comments

WANT A GROWN-UP JOB WITH AN UN-STUFFY FIRM? READ ON! We like EY (formerly Ernst & Young). First, the professional services firm…

Reed pays £2,500 to former intern Reed pays £2,500 to former intern • August 19, 2014 • 1 Comment

BUT RECRUITMENT FIRM DUCKS QUESTIONS ABOUT WHETHER IT WAS A ONE-OFF Reed has refused to confirm that it made a £2,500 payment to a former intern earlier this year, and has ignored questions…

In work – but still skint? Unemployment drops – but many new jobs pay poverty wages In work – but still skint? Unemployment drops – but many new jobs pay poverty wages • August 14, 2014 • 5 Comments

MORE, BETTER-PAID JOBS ARE STILL DESPERATELY NEEDED, ESPECIALLY FOR THE YOUNG Despite a rise in employment, there is deep concern that wage growth is still too low – and more, better-paid jobs are essential if young workers are to feel the benefits…

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