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Ask Victoria | Exploring Options for a Career in Social Impact

Dear Victoria, I would like to find a career path which gives me a full and filling feeling. I have around 8 years of experience in hospitality industry. But I don’t want to do that for the rest of my life. 2 years ago I went to study Graphic Design and successfully finished. But then […]


Ask Victoria | After 12 Years Working with Whales, How to Transition?

Hi Idealist Careers, After 12 years of training beluga whales, I’m looking for a new career. It wasn’t that I fell out of love with whales. They are what introduced me to my husband and are responsible for our two beautiful children. It was, in fact, those kiddos that are the impetus behind my career […]


Ask Victoria | Transition from Teaching

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Dear Victoria, The one thing I am currently struggling with is how to change careers. I have been an educator for 18 years. I’m burned out and tired of all the politics involved. I have taught in public, private, and charter schools. They are all the same, they demand a great deal from us while […]


Idealist Careers Welcomes New Leadership

I was no stranger to Idealist before I started working here in October 2014. At my first “serious” full-time job more than 13 years earlier (in the career center at a private liberal arts college in New York), my manager and mentor introduced me to this fantastic resource for locating jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities. […]