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Drink up this summer!

By Caitlin Kehoe

There is one particular day of my life that I will never forget. I was in junior high, and it was one of the last days before summer vacation. 436 more words

Safety Blog

Kids-N-Technology STEM Camps

Science and technology jobs have the most long-term potential for young workers, but did you know you don’t have to just be into robots or computers to be in the field? 61 more words

Live At 9

Would you pay to do an internship?

There has been much debate about the issues of unpaid internships becoming part of the early career landscape across a wide range of occupations.  Indeed, party policies about limiting these became a topic during the recent UK election campaign and the campaign group… 348 more words

Safety in the Movies Television: Downton Abbey Style

By Angela Unsworth

I’m a big fan of period pieces and can spend hours watching them. When I realized the fourth season of Downton Abbey was up on Netflix, well…all my plans for the week disappeared amid a flurry of binge watching. 316 more words

Safety Blog

Stagehands' youth movement pays off with organizing win at Varsity Theater

After an organizing drive fueled by young activists and backed by the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, workers at the Varsity Theater in Dinkytown have a union. 498 more words

Organizing

SME businesses less likely to employ young people

SMALL and medium sized employers (SMEs) are much less likely to employ young people, with only 58 per cent reporting that they currently do, compared to 93 per cent of large organisations, according to new research by the CIPD.

The full report is here.

Human Resources

Ageism at Work

“Millennials” is the colloquial word that Boomers and Gen X‘ers use, but they mean the very tail end of the Millennials and the first wave of Generation Z. 1,203 more words

Scott McPherson