This episode of Career Happy Hour was dedicated to “The Truth Behind Nonprofit Careers” in which Victoria dispels myths about working in the nonprofit sector.
Have you been job-hopping in the last five years or feel a sense of emptiness in your current work? If devoting time and energy to a bigger cause is your huge motivation, then transitioning to the nonprofit sector may be a good fit for you.
” We are much broader than the zoo; we are a mission-driven organization with a global presence. Our mission is to save wildlife and wild places worldwide through science, conservation action, education and inspiring people to value nature. The Zoos and Aquarium operate as one of our primary educational arms to our conservation efforts.”
For this month’s HR Insider, I interviewed not just one but two human resources professionals…
Want to try a new idea or project at work? Instead of hoping for more resources and time, try thinking like an entrepreneur.
Friends and colleagues always ask – How did you do it? How did you go from technology company to NGO executive? The truth is I applied for the job like any other, however, in hindsight I had been laying the groundwork of a career change to the social sector for more than five years.
Consider these resources and opportunities to keep yourself sharp and advance your career this month.…
Time to think, reflect, and plan? Who wouldn’t want that?! But, of course, it’s easier said than done.
It’s often said that it is easier to find a job when you already have…
As an executive director, you need to understand how every aspect of the organization works.