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Becoming an Executive Director | An Interview with Julia Kang

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While there’s no one-size-fits-all formula for landing your dream job, following the lead of your peers can help you discover how your unique mix of passion, determination, experience, and know-how can usher you to fulfilling opportunities. One such story to inspire you is that of Julia Kang, executive director of the nonprofit Top Honors. In this […]

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5 American Disability Activists You Should Pay Attention To

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High-profile activists in the area of disability rights activism, many of whom have disabilities themselves, are changing the way Americans think about disability. We’ve found five such activists of all ages for you to keep an eye on; these are leaders in the space who are making waves and working toward real and lasting change. […]

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Should You Start a Social-Impact Podcast? | An Interview with Kate McCarthy

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With websites, blogs, vlogs, social media, and newsletters, there are plenty of accessible ways to share your point-of-view and expertise, and in recent years, podcasting has emerged as another popular platform. In fact, the iTunes library now boasts over 525,000 active podcasts available in more than 100 languages. So, with all the podcasts out there, […]

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Moving in the Direction of Impact | An Interview with Neetal Parekh

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  Though she’s a licensed attorney, Neetal Parekh has pursued her passion for social entrepreneurship and impact with singularity. She wears many hats as the author of 51 Questions on Social Entrepreneurship, founder of Innov8Social, host of The Impact Podcast by Innov8Social, and convener of the Impactathon. She is also a frequent speaker, facilitator, and […]

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