Net interns weigh options

v - Mark Kuharich (
Mon, 27 Dec 1999 14:05:44 -0800

As the summer internship application season approaches, students seeking
dot-com jobs say that offers of stock options will be a big factor in
choosing a position. In the case of Internet start-ups, many say they're
willing to forego higher pay to get a few shares. If they're lucky, they
could strike it rich. That's what happened to a few MIT students, whose
short-term gigs at start-up Akamai Technologies reportedly turned them into
stock market millionaires,1367,33065,00.html

Mark Kuharich

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