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AirTalk asks: What was your first summer job?




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With more and more teens turning to the on-demand economy for summer work, plus the increasing inviablilty of paying your way through school, the summer job’s changed a lot in the past few years.

As many students struggle to land their dream internship, Generation Z is under heightened pressure to spend time off from school building that perfect resume.

Still, summer jobs remain the source of some of the most outlandish, absurd, and unforgettable workplace stories. Airtalk wants to hear yours.

What was your first summer job? What was the most memorable moment, and what did you learn?

Guest:

Lori Shreve Blake, Senior Director of Alumni and Student Career Services at USC