Alexis Perrotta 82 posts
As a seasoned communications professional with 15 years of nonprofit experience and 6 years of experience creating engaging content and copy, I love the idea that a thoughtfully crafted piece of content can spark social change. Here at Idealist Careers, I'm eager to offer job seekers, game changers, and do-gooders actionable tips, career resources, and "social-impact lifestyle" advice.

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Take Our Quiz | What’s Your Work Style?

Everyone has a unique work style. But if you’re able to clearly identify and really own your personal work style, it can help you in a variety of ways. Take this quiz to identify your work style and learn more about what your strengths may be and how and when to flex those professional muscles. […]

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The Only Resume Cheat Sheet You’ll Ever Need

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A lot goes into drafting a good resume. You’ll want to make sure you’re using the best format to showcase your skills and achievements, that you’ve carefully edited each section, and that the information you include is relevant to the position for which you’re applying. And while your resume should be unique to you and […]

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Love Idealist? Join the Team, We’re Hiring!

Big news from Idealist HQ in New York City: We’re currently searching for the newest addition to our growing team of social-impact superstars! If you have an interest in providing a great user experience, exude patience and empathy, and love snacks you could be our next Community Support Associate! Community Support Associate opportunity Our Community […]

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Ask Alexis | How Do I Balance My Passion and My Paycheck?

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Dear Ask Alexis, I’ve had trouble working in areas I’m most interested in, mainly because of a lack of opportunity and not knowing anyone in the field. This has forced me to take jobs just for a check. Now I’ve accumulated skills I don’t like, and I want to look for different areas of work. […]

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