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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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How to Carve Out Your Path to Nonprofit Leadership

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Leaders can be those among us with a real talent for inspiring people, or those who lead by example—showing up every day and doing a great job without much fanfare. They can be found brainstorming solutions to social issues, testing out new ways to engage others to join them in their work, or simply mentoring […]

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Black History Month | 4 Social-Impact Leaders to Celebrate

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Did you know that Black History Month exists because of a nonprofit organization and its dedicated leader? Dr. Carter G. Woodson, often called the “Father of Black History,” founded the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History in 1915 to promote the study of Black history and the role of Black Americans in […]

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Supervising an Intern? Give as Much as You Ask

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Most social-impact work isn’t particularly glamorous; few of us enjoy personal assistants or fully-staffed administrative departments. However, what you will find plenty of in this sector are passionate and hard-working interns. If you’re lucky enough to have intern support, it may be tempting to breathe a sigh of relief while handing off important administrative tasks […]

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