In Friday’s New York Times, Steven Greenhouse describes how unpaid internships may get companies offering these opportunities in legal hot water. The story tells about students not only working gratis at some of these jobs when the law says they should be paid, but also doing tasks that could hardly be called an educational experience.
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Alan Kotok compensation, internships, pay
Americas college graduates, compensation, payIf this year’s college graduates needed a reminder of the severity of the job market they’re entering, a recent (9 May) Wall Street Journal article provided it, and then some. Sara Murray’s “The Curse of the Class of 2009” cites economic studies and anecdotal evidence showing that bachelor’s degree recipients dur…