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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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Meet the Nonprofit Founder Bringing Career Advice to Your Cell Phone

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We use our cell phones for everything these days: watching movies, buying groceries, transferring money, and even for making a phone call on occasion! Now, thanks to Empower Work Founder and Executive Director Jaime-Alexis Fowler, you can use your phone to get free, expert guidance on a challenging work situation via text or web chat. […]

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A Social-Impact Success Story | Jennifer Lazar Schiamberg

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Many successful career relaunchers—mid-career professionals looking to rejoin the workforce after a significant career break—consider volunteerism and nonprofit work to be a part of their relaunch journey. Working or volunteering in the social-impact space is an excellent opportunity for relaunchers to refamiliarize themselves with the ways of the workplace, bulk up their resume with fresh […]

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