398: Unpaid Internships

What are your opinions on unpaid internships? Show notes and links: https://www.forbes.com/sites/realspin/2014/04/22/the-unhappy-rise-of-the-millennial-intern/#265782f51328 https://www.fastcompany.com/3061904/are-unpaid-internships-legal-yet-heres-why-the-law-is-fuzzier-than-ever http://theweek.com/articles/644729/are-unpaid-internships-ever-okay Full episode script Around 2010, when the Obama Administration started cracking down on unpaid internships that did not fit the legal criteria to be unpaid. This crackdown also reignited the ethical arguments about if internships should ever be unpaid. It is […]

395: Hard Work

What do you see as “hard work”? Show notes and links https://signalvnoise.com/if-youre-reading-this-you-probably-don-t-do-hard-work-41585c1c16a7 https://medium.com/personal-growth/this-is-what-hard-work-is-and-why-it-matters-ff2661d9c13a Full episode script Hard, as an adverb, is one of those vague and yet extraordinarily useful words in the English language. It’s a word with well over 75 synonyms, like difficult, challenging, complex, daunting, severe, tricky, taxing, laborious, and onerous. When applied […]

347: Vacation Days

Do you take all your vacation days? Show notes and links https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2013/06/08/countries-most-vacation-days/2400193/ https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-05-23/americans-are-taking-more-paid-vacation-days https://www.forbes.com/sites/travisbradberry/2016/05/24/why-every-employee-should-have-unlimited-vacation-days/#3ea322c7342a https://www.themuse.com/advice/10-awesome-companies-that-give-you-unlimited-vacation http://fortune.com/2016/03/10/best-companies-unlimited-vacation/