Sarah Goff 8 posts
Sarah has nearly fifteen years of experience working in NYC’s public sector in what can only be described as an elegantly haphazard career path. She geeks out on politics and social policy and is deeply passionate about the the social sector. She has participated in numerous public sector fellowship programs and has her M.S. in Public Policy from The New School.

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New to Hiring? 3 Critical Decisions to Make Before You Begin

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From the outside, hiring can look like a breeze. But if you’ve ever been invited to join a hiring process, you likely know that a detailed plan and a dedicated coordinator can be mission critical. If you’ve been tasked with managing the hiring process, use this simple guide to ensure a smooth and successful search. […]

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3 Application Cover Letter Mistakes and Why They Matter

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Cover letters are your best, first chance to impress a hiring team. So you’ll want to be sure to take advantage of this valuable real estate and avoid these three application-killing cover letter mistakes. Mistake #1: Personal story overshare As a nonprofit professional, you may feel extra comfortable sharing stories about your personal connection to […]

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4 Tips for Finding Your Next Volunteer Opportunity

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Many social-impact professionals have a desire to give back in a way that goes well beyond a paycheck and the forty plus hours a week we usually devote to our jobs. Have you toyed with the idea of volunteering with another nonprofit, but don’t know where to start? We got you! Three questions to ask […]

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3 Simple Tips for a More Organized Job Hunt

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Even if you’re currently employed and only casually looking for a new job, the process of job hunting can still inspire a bit of anxiety. But you can beat the job-search stress by using some of our tips to help you stay organized, save time, and better manage your search. Save everything This is basically […]

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