HRSBT roundup: Dream jobs, internships, and office romances

This week we covered dream jobs, internships, and office romances. It's the fashion edition of Strange But True week in review!

‘Street Sign Search’ Lands Recent Grad Her Dream Job—“Everything old is new again,” says the song from the Broadway show Chicago. A jobseeker recently found this axiom to be true. When her Internet-only search for a marketing position didn’t work, she tried some old methods and landed her dream job!

Will Newly ‘Benched’ Employee (Guess Who) Think Offer of Internship Is a Hit?—Perhaps the most famous employee to receive a 6-month disciplinary suspension without pay, and who just happens to be a sports fan, has been offered an internship for this period. Will he accept it? Well, it is paid!


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Survey—Mixing Love and Business Means Too Much Time Together—Mixing love and business may be more common than you think, according to a new Manta poll, which found that more than half (53 percent) of responding small-business owners reported that they currently work with (or have worked with in the past) a significant other!

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