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Dos and Don’ts for Connecting Over Email | Part 1

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These days, a lot of networking happens over email. You know someone who knows someone that would be good for you to talk to, so you request an email introduction. Sounds simple enough, right? Not so fast. There are plenty of ways—some better than others—to connect with a new contact via email, and you need […]

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How to Grow Your Network and Meet New Friends

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While the wide world of professional conferences is booming, these aren’t the only events where you can learn, meet new people, and grow your network. With so many options out there, it can be difficult to discover what is worth your time (and worth the price tag). Read on for how to develop a more […]

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Job Fairs | How to Make the Most of Them

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Job fairs are not for the faint of heart, but if you attend with a plan of action in mind, you can get a lot out of the experience. Whether you’re attending a fair in person or virtually, you’ll be chatting with recruiter after recruiter, most likely “speed interview” style. And there will be plenty […]

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Reasons to Reconsider Starting Your Own Nonprofit

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While many of us in the social-impact space focus our energy into existing organizations or programs, some of us can struggle to find the right place to apply our enthusiasm and experience. Sometimes, we’ll see a need in our own communities that spark an idea for a solution or an intervention, leaving us feeling certain […]

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