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Idealist’s Victoria Crispo and NonprofitReady.org on Job Search Strategies

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Whether you are trying to land your first job or transitioning to a new nonprofit, having a sound strategy will save you time and increase your chances of finding that dream role with the perfect nonprofit organization. Idealist’s own Victoria Crispo recently joined NonprofitReady.org for a short conversation on how to find the perfect job […]

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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. […]

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Finding Your A-Ha! Moment During an International Volunteering Trip

Jamie Jenks’ bucket list has taken her to Sri Lanka, Vanuatu, and Thailand. This article outlines our conversation, filled with inspiration, reflections about oneself, and a rumination on what an “epiphany” really is and how to identify one when it comes in a way that you might not expect.

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Social Impact of an Arts Organization: How One Idealist Does It

As an artist building a career both in the arts world and the nonprofit/social impact sphere, I was curious what other creative types do when they feel a similar need to pursue a life of artistry, advocacy, and community. During a performance opportunity I had this Spring, I routinely bumped into Joseph Hall, Deputy Director […]

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