Government Internship Scheme mistakes18 Aug 2016

The Folly of the Government’s Current Internship Scheme

As no doubt many of you will be aware, the controversial subject of Internships has sparked much debate within the past year or so. It’s been fuelled by US graduates who worked for huge international companies - Fox and Conde Nast instantly spring to mind - filing lawsuits insisting they were putting in a 12 hour day in some cases and receiving no financial compensation. While I certainly don’t agree with exploiting graduates and other