In the Office

5 Email Etiquette Tips for More Professional Communications

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With most of our day-to-day work requiring a significant amount of digital communication, it’s essential to maintain a strong email style in order to ensure that you’re delivering your messages pointedly and with purpose. Read on for tips to help ensure that your emails add to your professional reputation rather than chip away at it. […]

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Professional Development

Gender Equity In The Office | Advice From Author, Dr. Patti Fletcher

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Over the past year, we’ve all seen the marches, social media campaigns, and high profile court cases. Women are making strides in the workforce, in society, and in the world. And maybe, just maybe, things are starting to change. Unfortunately, gender inequity still exists, even in nonprofit sector. Women make about 80 cents for every […]

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Interviews

Interview Q&A | “What Are Your Greatest Professional Strengths and Weaknesses?”

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As an interviewee, you’d probably be thrilled to never have to respond to these seemingly clichéd interview questions ever again, but alas, they are almost definitely here to stay. So rather than wing it when one of these questions comes your way, map out a professional and honest response. Here’s how to be prepared to tackle […]

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Professional Development

Tips for Mining Success from an Unexpected Place—Failure

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Failure. It’s something we’ve all experienced. And whether or not we see the lesson in our failures immediately, in the long run, our professional failures can turn out to be just as important and influential as our successes. After all, so many great minds have also encountered famous failures resulting in some very well-known triumphs. No […]

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