Where did internships come from?

Forbes.com has a historically interesting article on the "Evolution of Interns" which traces the history of internships and related types of work, and why they've become so important.  The full article is here, and here is an excerpt: Almost everyone seems to agree that an internship is a valuable part of career development. But if … Continue reading Where did internships come from?

Alternatives to Traditional Offices

I awoke in the middle of the night last night with a thought- people's workspaces are designed to keep them chained to their desk.  (work must be subconciously bugging my brain if I wake up with deep thoughts about being chained to a desk...) Look at your desk.  You've got your computer monitor, keyboard, and … Continue reading Alternatives to Traditional Offices

FedEx Offers FREE Resume Printing!! March 10th Only

FedEx Office (used to be FedEx Kinkos) will offer free printing for people's resumes on Tuesday, March 1oth.  Free and timely?  Now that's handi.  Here are the details: "The company invites customers to take advantage of this one-day event by visiting any of its 1,600+ FedEx Office Print and Ship Centers in the United States … Continue reading FedEx Offers FREE Resume Printing!! March 10th Only