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The 6 Rules to Hiring Unpaid Interns
Interns

The 6 Rules to Hiring Unpaid Interns

A closer look at the Department of Labor's rules, which otherwise can be as clear as mud.
Gabrielle Karol
Think You Should Hire an Intern? Think Again.
Human Resources

Think You Should Hire an Intern? Think Again.

Admit it: Your company might not have the time, interest or temperament to handle an intern.
Samantha Drake
A Note to Interns: Some Things You Really, Really Shouldn't Do This Summer
Internships

A Note to Interns: Some Things You Really, Really Shouldn't Do This Summer

Of course, not all interns behave badly, but let this list also be a warning to managers and founders.
Meredith Fineman
What You Need to Know When Hiring Interns
Interns

What You Need to Know When Hiring Interns

With intern season just around the corner, startups need to bring their A game to nab top-tier students.
Nathan Parcells
5 Essential Traits of a Great Internship Program
Internships

5 Essential Traits of a Great Internship Program

From strategy to compliance, internship programs are more complicated than just having a student make copies and get your lunch for you. Here's what you need to know to get it right.
Gwen Moran
The Savvy Startup's Guide to Recruiting Interns
Internships

The Savvy Startup's Guide to Recruiting Interns

Before you do any outreach, formulate a well-developed project-based plan with clear goals and timelines.
Allyson Willoughby
How to Run an Awesome Unpaid Internship Program
Internships

How to Run an Awesome Unpaid Internship Program

Twitter and Facebook may be able to pay their interns the big bucks, but for employers outside of Silicon Valley, that's wishful thinking.
Laura Entis
The 25 Highest-Paying Companies for Interns
Internships

The 25 Highest-Paying Companies for Interns

A new list ranks companies based on the amount they pay their interns -- and the results may shock you.
Laura Entis
Inside Netflix's No-Intern Policy
Growth Strategies

Inside Netflix's No-Intern Policy

A Quora discussion sheds some light on why Netflix chooses not to hire interns.
Ryan Bushey
Looking Back at Davos: How Entrepreneurs Can Help With This Dire Problem
Growth Strategies

Looking Back at Davos: How Entrepreneurs Can Help With This Dire Problem

During the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, global leaders discussed solutions for a must-solve problem. Here is how entrepreneurs can lend a helping hand.
Amy Rosen
How to Create an Internship Program That Works
Growth Strategies

How to Create an Internship Program That Works

With banks and media companies being criticized for their internship programs, here are four ways interns and business owners can make the most of the internship experience.
Nina Zipkin
From Intern to Franchisee
Franchises

From Intern to Franchisee

A sweet internship with Kona Ice helped Derek Taylor open his very own franchise.
5 Reasons You Need Interns to Build Your Business
Growth Strategies

5 Reasons You Need Interns to Build Your Business

They are young, eager and ready to pitch in. Used correctly, interns can be the key to building an efficient, effective and stable workforce.
Brian Hamilton
How to Run a Productive Internship Program and Stay Out of Legal Trouble
Growth Strategies

How to Run a Productive Internship Program and Stay Out of Legal Trouble

A student internship program can be a great asset for your company, but if not run properly, it can jeopardize the wellbeing of your entire business.
Ashley Lee