(USA Today) How far some parents go to get a job . . . for their kids

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Some parents are not content to help pay the bills. They're going to great lengths to help Junior get a job.

According to Adecco, nearly a third of parents are helping their kids find work, and nearly one in ten are taking them to job interviews.

But that's not all.

Three percent of recent college grads say their parents have actually sat in with them during interviews, and one percent claim Mom or Dad wrote their thank you notes afterwards.

Read it all.

Filed under: * Culture-WatchChildrenMarriage & Family* Economics, PoliticsEconomyLabor/Labor Unions/Labor Market

Posted May 12, 2012 at 9:24 am [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. Archer_of_the_Forest wrote:

Why on earth would anyone hire someone whose parents are badgering the potential employer to hire their darling?

May 12, 1:41 pm | [comment link]
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