TITLE

Class of 2009 turns to internships

AUTHOR(S)
Smedley, Tim
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
People Management;8/27/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 18, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the internships offered to college graduates in Great Britain. According to the Higher Education Statistics Agency, unemployment among college graduates rose from 5.8% to 8.4% between 2007 and 2008. The government is hoping that internships would minimize the graduate unemployment rate. However, Alan Milburn, former cabinet member and chair of a panel on fair access to the professions, released a report criticizing internships for falling into those who have connections.
ACCESSION #
45692134

 

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