mortar board and diplomaNew Graduates Face Poor Job Prospects Again

Recent reports provide little optimism for new college graduates in the job market.¬†They continue a trend since the¬†beginning of the Great Recession. Given the poor prospects for employment, many take unpaid internships in the hopes of gaining both contacts and job related experience that may improve their employment prospects. On the other side of the equation, employers view interns as free labor. The too good to be true rule, however, makes some employers wary about the wisdom of taking advantage of this “free lunch.” (more…)