Am I Being Exploited In My Internship?

Is intern-exploitation a thing? Yes! Intern exploitation occurs when an intern, whom is interning for free are working as a normal employee and making contributions to the said company. According to Fair Work Australia, a legal internship is when; “the person who’s doing the work should get the main benefit from the arrangement. If a … Continue reading Am I Being Exploited In My Internship?

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5 Things That Help You Nail A Paid Internship

Workplace experience is beneficial for your career. But how can you nail a paid internship? If you are: Thinking about doing a paid internship Applying for paid internships Looking for information on how to gain the most out of your paid internship This blog is designed to help you. Answer these 6 questions, and you … Continue reading 5 Things That Help You Nail A Paid Internship

Emotional Cost: The Hidden Cost Of Unpaid Internships

The public has discussed a lot about the negative financial effects of unpaid internships, but the psychological toll they have on interns is a well-hidden cost. Kamaron McNair completed three unpaid internships before she graduated university during her full-time load. While she was one of the lucky ones who received financial support and academic credit … Continue reading Emotional Cost: The Hidden Cost Of Unpaid Internships