Alexis Perrotta 93 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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Who’s Hiring? | 7 Orgs with Remote Opportunities

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As the ability to work outside of a traditional office setting becomes more accessible, many organizations are finding new flexibility in regards to the types employees they’re looking to hire, geographically speaking. Some organizations offer work-from-home flexibility or may even offer to set up employees in a coworking space, while others are open to negotiating […]


Interview Q&A | “Where Do You See Yourself in X Years?”


Thanks for submitting this question in the comments, Ben! We love hearing what stumps our readers in the interview room, so keep the questions coming! When an interviewer asks you where you see your self in three, five, or 10 years, there are a few specific details they’re looking for (we’ll get to that in […]


So, What Do You Think About the New Idealist Careers?


It has been nearly seven months since we unveiled our new Idealist Careers website, and we want to know what you think! As a quick refresher of what has changed, we’ve included a snapshot of the old website below. Aside from a brand new, easy-to-navigate design, here’s what we improved when we launched our new […]


Interview Q&A | “Why Did You Leave Your Last Job?”

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No matter why you left your last job (or why you’re planning to leave your current job), the most important thing to remember when answering this question in an interview is: stay positive. Below, you’ll find a few general categories that your response to this particular question may fall into, and based on that, further […]