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NHS slammed over unpaid internships NHS slammed over unpaid internships • July 19, 2016 • No Comments

‘VOLUNTEER’ ROLES REPLACE SKILLED JOBS THAT ONCE PAID £19,000 NHS trusts around the UK are asking people to work for nothing…

Skint but still spending? Graduates’ ‘YOLO’ money habits leave experts baffled Skint but still spending? Graduates’ ‘YOLO’ money habits leave experts baffled • July 12, 2016 • 8 Comments

DOES CAREFREE SPENDING MASK DEEPER CONCERNS? OR ARE YOU JUST CHOOSING TO ENJOY LIFE NOW? Today’s skint graduates are baffling experts by…

What does Brexit mean for graduate jobs? What does Brexit mean for graduate jobs? • June 28, 2016 • 6 Comments

IS SHOCK EU REFERENDUM RESULT GOOD OR BAD NEWS FOR YOUNG WORKERS? In case you missed it (!), the British public has just voted…

Graduates! How will YOU vote in the EU referendum? Graduates! How will YOU vote in the EU referendum? • June 22, 2016 • 9 Comments

LEAVE, REMAIN – OR STILL UNDECIDED? TELL US WHICH SIDE YOU’RE ON Tomorrow – Thursday 23rd June – we will be asked to decide whether the UK should remain…

Can’t afford to intern unpaid? How to compete with graduates who can Can’t afford to intern unpaid? How to compete with graduates who can • June 16, 2016 • No Comments

YES, YOU CAN GET A GRADUATE JOB WITHOUT WORKING FOR FREE FIRST Despairing because you can’t afford to work for free? Convinced that the best graduate jobs…

National Trust internships ARE open to “a wide range of people”, charity insists (despite being unpaid and lasting up to six months) National Trust internships ARE open to “a wide range of people”, charity insists (despite being unpaid and lasting up to six months) • June 11, 2016 • 10 Comments

CHARITY BLASTED FOR ADVERTISING 33 UNPAID, OFFICE-BASED ROLES AIMED AT GRADUATES The National Trust has insisted that its unpaid internships are not exploitative…

Why people are BEGGING graduates to register to vote in the EU Referendum Why people are BEGGING graduates to register to vote in the EU Referendum • June 6, 2016 • 5 Comments

‘BREXIT’ WILL MEAN FEWER GOOD JOBS AND SHRINK YOUR CHANCES OF BEING ABLE TO WORK ABROAD Have you registered to vote in the EU referendum?

This internship advert sums up everything that’s wrong with the graduate job market This internship advert sums up everything that’s wrong with the graduate job market • June 2, 2016 • 1 Comment

JUMP THROUGH HOOPS, EARN PENNIES, THEN ORGANISE YOUR OWN LEAVING PARTY (IT’S A “MONEY CAN’T BUY” EXPERIENCE, APPARENTLY) An outrageous advert…

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 • 4 Comments

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…

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