After starting out forging his mum's signature in high school, Chris moved on to bigger things.
Businesses like Pave and The Intern Group are linking young people up with work placements – including virtual ones – for a pricey sum.
“Mentally, I'm not even in a state to think straight. But I don't want to compromise on my career because of the pandemic and its risks.”
Student internships, by design, have been exclusionary and exploitative. We talk to students and experts to assert why there needs to be an urgent change, especially now.
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Coming soon: VICE News investigates Japan’s internship program, finding that many foreign workers are forced into a form of indentured servitude.
*With an update* Now that Apple is putting the finishing touches on the most anticipated smartphone in history, Chinese students are again being pressed into service on the factory line inside the single largest internship program in the world.