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‘Work For Free!’ Bank Of Canada Chief Derided Over Advice To Unemployed Youth – 5 November 2014

RT logoWith unemployment among Canada’s youth stuck in the double-digits, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz has triggered a firestorm by suggesting that jobless teens work for free as a way to perk up their resumes.

According to Poloz, this is a good way to wait for the recovery to take over.

“Look, having something unpaid on your CV is very worth it, because that’s the one thing you can do to counteract this scarring effect. Get some real-life experience even though you’re discouraged, even if it’s for free,” Poloz told reporters.

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