ZHENG: Pay your interns

September 17, 2013 • 0
The idea that companies provide interns with experience commensurate to what they would have had to pay employees in salary is absurd.

ZHENG: Despite our best intentions

March 1, 2013 • 0
My brief exposure to the South Korean school system, with all of its uncompromising views on education, was a stark glimpse into the realities that hundreds of thousands of children have to live with every day.

ZHENG: Unspoken rules on the trading floor

October 2, 2012 • 4
A typical Thursday morning on the trading floor of an energy firm begins in 6:30 a.m. darkness, illuminated only by a few corner lights. As I settle in to review the morning news, the sounds of early morning conversation provide a familiar backdrop to my work. One trader raves about last night’s NBA game with »