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What Does It Mean To Be an Intern?

August 31st, 2014; By Sheena Osman

When you think of the word intern, unpaid work, fetching coffee and running errands may come to mind. All these thoughts may be correct, but think of the true purpose of […]

What is an Internship?

June 30th, 2014; By Christopher TJ Brown

An internship is a generally unpaid position with a company or other organization in which the student, or intern, learns the skills they need for their chosen profession while working […]

Internships with Startup Companies

February 27th, 2014; By Michelle Osei-Bonsu

Even during the height of the winter season, many students are beginning to set their sights on summer internships. If you’re one of the keener students looking to get a […]

What Does it Mean to Be an Intern?

January 31st, 2014; By Samantha Randolph

For many students and recent graduates, an internship is simply a route to a full time career. Many companies hire interns with the intention of permanently hiring them within the […]

Is it Smart to Work for No Money?

August 24th, 2013; By Susan Huebert

Working for no money is a very common thing. It might seem strange that people would work without being paid. However, people do it every day when they cook meals […]

Defining Internships and Apprenticeships – Your Rights

August 22nd, 2013; By Canadian Intern Association

There are few laws in Canada defining or regulating internships directly. Each province has its own employment standards legislation, regulations and/or guidelines that may apply to interns. ONTARIO Ontario’s Employment […]

The Gap Year: What to Do with Your Free Time

May 25th, 2013; By Daniela Smith

Taking a year off from school before university or college might be one of the best decisions you’ll ever make. It could be a year filled with self-discovery and joy. […]