Interns

Labour’s plan to ban unpaid internships will do more harm than good

13 May 2017 9:30

Nothing better sums up middle-class millennials’ sense of entitlement than their demand that they be paid for interning. ‘Paid internships…

Internships at The Spectator for summer 2017 – no CVs, please

7 February 2017 17:30

We’re looking for interns to spend a week or two with us here at The Spectator. We tend to get…

Don’t ban unpaid internships – let interns work from home instead

13 November 2014 16:24

An unpaid six month internship costs graduates at least £5,000, according to a study by The Sutton Trust. The social…

The View from 22 – fixing the NHS in the wrong way, the whining intern and Ed Miliband’s summer of discontent

15 August 2013 9:28

Are David Cameron and Jeremy Hunt going about fixing the NHS in the wrong way? On this week’s View from…

The Dalkey Archive Press responds

21 December 2012 12:43

Following my last post about the Dalkey Archive Press advert for unpaid interns I received an email from publisher John…

Will 2013 bring an end to unpaid internships?

17 December 2012 19:45

It’s a bit early for predictions for 2013. But my feeling is that it could be the year of the…

That Philip Hammond Email in Full

21 August 2009 8:11

There was some interesting discussion on the subject of interns after my post last night about the shadow chief secretary…