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Shonette Laffy


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Coffee Break: Internships, workers rights and the link between sleep quality & success


Time to get up to speed with the week's HR going-on – take a look through our handy round up of  news and opinion, and as ever feel free to let us know what you think in the comments!


– Recruiting Gen Z: 'It's like Tinder, but instead of a date you get a job' (The Guardian)

– Can we replace LinkedIn? (Fistful of Talent)

– Are unpaid internships still legal? Why the law is fuzzier than ever (Fast Company)

The cult of agency recruitment bashing on LinkedIn (Undercover Recruiter)

Policy & legal

– How we rewrote our company’s mental health policy (HBR)

– Drivers battle Uber over employment rights (BBC News)

– Jobs boom for self-employed revives fears for workers' rights (The Guardian)


– The actual link between quality sleep and success (Inc)

Before and After my Internship (Good Practice)

– The future of learning for our careers is up to us (Jeff Selingo, LinkedIn)


– BA crew threaten industrial action over ‘HR fantasy project’ (CIPD)

– How to create a corporate culture that champions a team of equals (Mashable)

– How the concept of "Purpose" can make a huge difference in attracting talent (Jonathan Campbell, LinkedIn)

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