Once you have your foot in the door and are volunteering for an organization you love, what can you do to turn that experience into a job?
While volunteering your time, skills, and energy to an organization or cause you believe in can be a great experience, it can also become draining if you or the organization aren’t fully prepared for the commitment, however short term it may be. Here are 10 questions you can ask yourself before and during a volunteer opportunity to ensure you are prepared to make the most of your volunteer experience!
Looking for a job while already employed? Learn how one Idealist job seeker did it!
Advocacy is vital to the longevity of any nonprofit as these organizations need champions fighting for them in the community. Learn more about what could be done to better advocate for the nonprofit organizations that improve your local community.
There are countless opportunities to use your time for personal and professional pursuits that are productive yet don’t compromise all your fun time.
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“My family thinks I’m crazy to be thinking about leaving a stable job in a successful company for something new and unknown. What can I say to them?”
Saturday October 26th is Make a Difference Day! The annual partnership between USA Weekend Magazine and Points of Light has become the world’s largest national day of community service.
Ah, the back-to-school energy around this time of year makes us eager to roll up…