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Template Toolbox | Leaving Your Job? Use This Transition Plan Template

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A big part of leaving your job on good terms is smoothly transitioning projects and responsibilities. You can set your successors up for success by creating a transition plan and sharing it with a supervisor before your final day at the office. A transition plan lays out your regular duties and responsibilities, current projects, upcoming […]

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How to Turn Interns into Your Biggest Ambassadors

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Internships are part and parcel of many higher education programs. They arehands-on learning opportunities: emphasis on learning. You can fill intern hours with things that barely check requirement boxes and get some envelopes stuffed, or you can give your interns a transformational opportunity. Putting in the effort to develop skilled professionals in the sector won’t […]

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Development, Fundraising, and Marketing | What’s the Difference?

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If you’ve spent any length of time in the nonprofit world, you’ve almost certainly heard the terms “development,” “fundraising,” and “marketing.” You probably know each job has to do with raising money and awareness. But while some people use the terms interchangeably, these are three distinct specialties—each of which plays an essential role in organizational […]

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How to Attend Grad School with a Full-Time Job

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So you’ve decided that you’re ready to make your next move and start a graduate degree program—but your days are already packed with full-time work commitments. You may be wondering, “Can I really manage grad school and continue to work full time?” The short answer is “Yes.” But as a full time professional, you have […]

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