summer job

let’s not give big companies free labor anymore

let’s not give big companies free labor anymore

It’s time to start figuring out your summer plans, college kids. Time to start perusing the job boards for something that will make you look good and won’t be too boring. Time to find another unpaid internship. Or not. I’ve done unpaid internships. Honestly, they were all pretty cool. I had a good time. It(…)

5 approaches to the summer job

5 approaches to the summer job

The Internship. You’re probably not getting paid. If you’re anything like me, you’re working for your mom’s friend who owed her a favor. Your boss has no idea what to do with you, because your boss doesn’t really need an intern. You spend most of your time on facebook chat. Sometimes they will ask you(…)

shopping shortcuts: 10 internship-worthy skirts under $75

shopping shortcuts: 10 internship-worthy skirts under $75

Internships. A college tradition. I did the internship thing last summer, sitting in an office pretending to be a grown up. There are two ways this can go – either you are really busy or you are decidedly not. That is, you are either so stressed that you want to die or wishing you had(…)