Michael Echter was antsy. For months, his son had rebuffed him when he tried to offer advice and help in finding a summer internship in Los Angeles.
But after sending out 10 resumes and even cold-calling, Brandon -- then a student at Elon University in North Carolina -- had turned up nothing on his own. So... Read More »
You've heard of "helicopter parents" and pageant moms who get so involved in their children's business -- from science fair projects and book reports to college applications -- that the work is no longer the child's and everyone develops major issues. Well, according to a new survey, in this warped economy,... Read More »