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Graduates are too willing to work for free (says boss who hired unpaid interns herself) Graduates are too willing to work for free (says boss who hired unpaid interns herself) • May 25, 2016 • 1 Comment

YOUNG WORKERS SHOULD SIMPLY ‘REJECT’ UNPAID INTERNSHIPS Graduates are too willing to work for free and should simply “reject” unpaid internships, a PR agency boss…

5 things to say to bosses still hiring unpaid interns 5 things to say to bosses still hiring unpaid interns • May 17, 2016 • 2 Comments

BECAUSE VIOLENCE DOESN’T SOLVE ANYTHING While most big companies have finally twigged that unpaid internships are not okay, some employers are still digging their heels in…

Why do so many graduate employers still have such rubbish websites? Why do so many graduate employers still have such rubbish websites? • May 11, 2016 • 1 Comment

SNOOZE-INDUCING INFO PUTS GRADUATES OFF APPLYING, SAYS TOP SUPERMARKET BOSS Do most firms’ graduate jobs websites send you to sleep? You’re not the only one…

GAH! 5 reasons you got the interview – but not the job GAH! 5 reasons you got the interview – but not the job • April 26, 2016 • 7 Comments

FALLING AT THE FINAL FENCE? FIND OUT WHY You jumped for joy when you got invited for interview! You thought the meeting went well…

REVEALED: The BGT and X Factor runners working 17-hour shifts REVEALED: The BGT and X Factor runners working 17-hour shifts • April 25, 2016 • 2 Comments

“WE GIVE SO MUCH FOR SO LITTLE,” SAY EXHAUSTED YOUNG WORKERS The makers of Britain’s Got Talent and X Factor have been slammed…

Donald Trump internship: for $100,000 ‘You’re hired!’ Donald Trump internship: for $100,000 ‘You’re hired!’ • April 19, 2016 • No Comments

REPUBLICAN PARTY CANDIDATE OFFERS 10-WEEK PLACEMENT – BUT ONLY TO THOSE WITH SUPER-RICH PARENTS Want to be Donald Trump’s intern? Nope, us neither. And that’s lucky – because we don’t have a spare $100,000…

Government jobs website advertises ‘below new living wage’ roles Government jobs website advertises ‘below new living wage’ roles • April 19, 2016 • 10 Comments

ADVERTS REMOVED AND ‘RE-EVALUATED’ AFTER WE QUESTION THEIR LEGALITY The government’s new National Living Wage is so confusing that even staff working at their own…

Are graduate employers just plain racist? Are graduate employers just plain racist? • April 15, 2016 • 1 Comment

SHOCK REPORT SHOWS BLACK, ASIAN AND MINORITY ETHNIC GRADUATES 2.5x MORE LIKELY TO BE JOBLESS Black, Asian and minority ethnic graduates are…

Businesses will suffer if graduates can’t afford to live in London, say bosses Businesses will suffer if graduates can’t afford to live in London, say bosses • April 8, 2016 • 3 Comments

RIP-OFF RENT IS NOW A HEADACHE FOR EMPLOYERS, AS WELL AS YOUNG WORKERS Some of London’s big-name employers have added their voices to growing concerns…

Tell us again… WHY don’t under-25s get the new national living wage? Tell us again… WHY don’t under-25s get the new national living wage? • April 1, 2016 • 2 Comments

YOU CAN VOTE AND JOIN THE ARMY – BUT YOU DON’T DESERVE ‘GROWN UP’ WAGES UNTIL YOUR 25TH BIRTHDAY. WHAT’S THAT ABOUT? Around 1.3 million workers will enjoy a historic pay boost…

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