Nathan Parcells

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Nathan Parcells is co-founder and CMO of InternMatch, an online platform connecting the best intern candidates and employers. Connect with Nathan and InternMatch on Twitter, on <LinkedIn, and on Facebook.

What the Affordable Care Act Means For Your Internship Program

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Here’s a question I bet you never thought you’d ask yourself: Will I have to provide health insurance to my interns? With the Affordable Care Act changing the way employers provide health benefits to their staff, it’s a valid concern. At what point should you, if at all, provide health coverage to your…

The Top Reasons You Probably End Up Hiring Mediocre Interns

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Editor’s note: TLNT is continuing an annual tradition by counting down the most popular posts of this past year. This is No. 48. Our regular content will return in January. Not all interns are cut from the same mold. Some are fueled by their passion and flawlessly execute tasks with a smile on their face, while…

What You Should Do to Have a Viable (and Legal) Internship Program

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With unpaid internship lawsuits popping up left and right, it’s a controversial time for both interns and intern employers everywhere. In fact, many are even sounding the death knell for internships altogether. One internship program choosing to shut down rather than shape up is magazine publishing powerhouse Condé Nast. To the shock of…

The Top Reasons You Probably End Up Hiring Mediocre Interns

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Not all interns are cut from the same mold. Some are fueled by their passion and flawlessly execute tasks with a smile on their face, while others tend to hide in their cubicle watching the clock tick as they’re assigned projects. And believe it or not, ending up with the latter is a…