How to Be a Social-Impact Storyteller

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As social-impact professionals, the ability to tell a good story can be the difference between engaging our community with the work we do and learning too late that no one truly understands our organization’s mission.

And now more than ever, …

By Jeannette Eaton - Idealist Careers
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How to Know if a Job is the Right Fit—Before Accepting the Offer

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It’s your first day at a new job, and it’s nothing like you expected. Maybe you write it off as first-day jitters. But as time goes by you realize that you’re just not clicking with the organization’s culture.

Perhaps you’re …

By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
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Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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What to Do If Your Company Has Been Silent About George Floyd, Protests, and Racism in America

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As an adjunct professor, Ruchika Tulshyan felt compelled to reach out to her students after the murder of George Floyd. As she drafted an email to send to her students, she was also thinking about how she hadn’t yet heard …

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LGBTQ+ in the Workplace | Should You Come Out to Your Co-workers?

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If you’re in the closet at work, navigating your identity in the workplace can be challenging. Do you take your significant other to the office holiday party? Do you answer honestly when your co-workers casually ask about your dating life …

By Joeli Katz - Idealist Careers
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Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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How to Get an Entry-Level Entertainment Job With No Experience

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Getting started in the entertainment industry often translates into low-paying or no-paying grunt work, but it can still be highly rewarding. If you’re willing to accept the low pay and the often menial tasks you will be given for the first …

By Pepa Casselman
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Top 10 Best Jobs in the Media Industry

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This article was originally published on the balance careers website, highlighting some of the top jobs in the media industry. These jobs include interpreter, video editor, technical writer and more.

Link to the article written by Jen Hubley Luckwaldt: https://www.thebalancecareers.com/top-10-best-media-jobs-4098830

By Pepa Casselman
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How To Include Your Sports Experience On Your Resume

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We’ve all heard the old saying “First Impressions Are Lasting Impressions,” so it’s very much worth your time to spend the effort and energy to make it stand out when applying for jobs.

View full article on Athlete Network.

By Kristi Coleman
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4 Essential Reads On Leadership For Life After Sports

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Many athletes talk about the great coaches they had, but Coach N wasn’t just a volleyball coach, she was a leader. People, like my 14-year-old self, hung on every word she said.

View full article on Athlete Network.

By Kristi Coleman
Kristi Coleman Director, Network Partnerships and Career Education Kristi Coleman
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5 Reasons Why Teaching English Abroad Is the Best Job After Graduation

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Here are 5 reasons why teaching English Abroad can be a great first job after graduation.

This article was originally posted on the Intern Queen Blog, written by Jessie Smith. Click here to read the full article.

By Pepa Casselman
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How to Land Your Dream Job at Disney

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Are you obsessed with everything Disney? Maybe it’s even your dream job to work at Disney! Learn how one candidate landed a full-time job at her ideal company.

Read the full article on the Intern Queen Blog.

By Pepa Casselman
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