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Yes, Ivanka Trump, Interns Should Get Paid. Here’s Why

Yes, Ivanka Trump, Interns Should Get Paid. Here’s Why By Justin Bariso, Founder, Insight   Ivanka Trump recently tweeted advice from her (apparently) unpaid interns. Here’s why she should reconsider her position.   In the working world, an internship can be a remarkable learning opportunity, a great jump-start to a new career.   But should interns …

How to Survive as an Unpaid Intern

How to Survive as an Unpaid Intern  Make it work. Article originally posted at IvankaTrump.com   Welcome to our new intern series, led by Quincy Bulin, our super-talented copy intern! With the help of #TeamIvanka’s other smart, savvy interns, she’ll be addressing a handful of topics that are top of mind for interns in any …

Would You Hire An Older Intern?

  Are all your intern’s college students?  Would you hire an older intern? Hollywood thinks it’s a great idea.   In “The Intern” movie starring Robert DeNiro and Anne Hathaway, 70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he …

Do You Need Internships 101?

  Tallahassee business leaders learn the ins and outs of internships By: Mariel Carbone AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. (WCTV) — Tallahassee businesses have three major players when it comes to resources: Florida State University, Florida A & M University and Tallahassee Community College. One day, these students will graduate and possibly stay, live and work here …

Should I Draft An Internship Handbook?

  Are you wondering what the purpose an internship handbook serves?  Are you unsure if you should spend the time and effort to draft one?   I believe that an internship handbook is an important communication tool between you and your intern.  It is the starting point for a safe and productive work place. It …

Don’t Hire An Intern When You’re Desperate

  Hiring is the most important component of your internship program.  Please don’t rush the hiring process.  Finding the right intern can help you increase your productivity and profits while training the next generation of super employees.   I understand that you are busy and need additional support. I understand that you may be so …