Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The Internship Dilemma: No more free lunch

April 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Life, News

With summer approaching and unemployment stuck at 9.7%, students looking for a summer job are going to have a tough time, even if they’re willing to flip burgers. Those looking to boost their skill set and resume through a professional internship are really up against the odds. Summer internships used to be a boon to […]

My Reliable Sources: City Appears To Be On Verge of Act 47

April 6, 2010 by  
Filed under News, Politics

A breaking news alert from The Morning Call has just confirmed what this blog reported over 24 hours ago, that the city of Allentown is headed for an Act 47 filing. (Not that Perspectives was given any credit in the paper for breaking this story, but the readers know where they heard it first.) In […]

The Handling of Other People’s Money

April 4, 2010 by  
Filed under News

In all the years I’ve been writing and blogging, I’ve run very few ‘blind items’. I don’t do it because there’s so much good stuff to write about that I can openly source that I don’t have to resort to “unnamed officials” who spoke on the condition of anonymity.  But this is not one of […]

Weekend Wanderings – April 3, 2010

April 3, 2010 by  
Filed under Life

Since this is a weekend for resurrections, I thought I would keep the theme by bringing back to life “Weekend Wanderings”…thoughts, observations, adventures, that have little or nothing to do with news and politics, and that instead focus on the people and places that occupy my rare moments of down time. Today’s “Wandering” involved fellow […]

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