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Live chat: Resume and cover letter chat with Commongood Careers

Photo credit: Xelcise, Creative Commons/Flickr

Photo credit: Xelcise, Creative Commons/Flickr

Need help freshening up your resume? Not sure how to demonstrate your talent and fit to a potential employer in a cover letter?

Join us here on Wednesday, February 20th from noon to 1 p.m. ET for a free live chat on how to fix up your resume and cover letter. Joining us will be Kevin Flynn, the Vice President of Recruitment and Candidate Services at Commongood Careers, who will take your questions throughout the hour. You don’t need to register for the chat; just return to this page at noon ET on February 20th. If you cannot join, a transcript will be available after the conversation.

About Kevin Flynn

As Vice President of Recruitment and Candidate Services, Kevin builds talent pipelines and supports the recruitment needs of all of Commongood Careers searches.  Having served as a search consultant, career advisor, and director of recruiting, Kevin brings a deep understanding of recruiting and hiring both from the organizational and candidate perspective. He has presented on the topic of careers in the nonprofit sector at universities including MIT, Harvard, Yale and Boston University, and at the national conferences of KIPP Schools, Independent Sector and Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy.  He is a founding board member of the Boston Chapter of Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN) and in 2011 was selected as an Independent Sector American Express NGen Fellow.

About Commongood Careers

Commongood Careers is a mission-driven search firm that supports the hiring needs of the nation’s most innovative and high-performing nonprofit organizations. Since its founding in 2006, Commongood Careers has completed over 600 searches at 150 organizations in 26 states. Founded and staffed by nonprofit professionals, Commongood Careers offers personalized, engaged services to job seekers and organizations throughout the hiring process, as well as access to a wealth of knowledge about nonprofit careers. Learn more about nonprofit jobs at Commongood Careers.

4 Comments

  1. shara

    Interested in his speaking to ppl taking Digital skills honed in the corp world over in to the non-profit world. Advice? Pitfalls? How to get started and learn more? etc…

    Thanks for hosting this chat!

  2. Wajma Ahmady

    Hi Allison,

    I missed the resume/cover letter chat. Can I listen to an audio or video recording of it?

    –Wajma

    • Hi Wajma,

      The chat today was text based, so there is no audio or video. You can view the transcript of the conversation in the chat box on this page.

      Allison

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