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Why you Should Hire Interns...and Pay Them

One quick Google search for the word "intern" and you will find a myriad of opinions, blog posts, and even the odd intern job posting. Most of the debate surrounds the topic of interns earning money, or in most cases the lack thereof.
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Millennial Pay Sucks, Study Says

That’s the finding of a new study that looked at incomes in 1981 and compared them to incomes in 2006. Markus Moos, a University of Waterloo assistant professor, says 25 to 34-year-olds of the curren...
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Gen Y Struggles In Housing Market

Some of Generation Y is rebelling against an uphill battle of purchasing affordable homes or securing reasonable rentals by moving into non-traditional alternatives like cars, boats and collective hou...
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The End Of Hotel Front Desks?

(Relaxnews) - In yet another development in the hotel industry that could threaten to render front desks obsolete, Marriott Hotels has launched a virtual mobile check-in service that aims to shave gue...
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The Moment I 'Started Something' That Matters

When I was In grade 10, I asked my teacher: "Why aren't the Special Needs students in any of our drama classes?" He hesitated... "It's... not a good fit." I asked our principal, who looked away: "It wouldn't be... appropriate." When I asked the head of the Special Needs program, she answered right away, "They would love to be, but they're not allowed." It seemed so unfair. These guys were the funniest, most uninhibited people I knew and drama would be the perfect thing to help develop their social and life skills. But I was only 15. It was a school policy. So.... I started my own program, just for them.