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How to Create Your Own Professional Website

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Last month, I shared with you the top five reasons why you need a website and how to take full advantage of having one once you’re all set up. In this piece, you’ll learn how to actually create a website of your own. Know your “why?” Having your own site will allow you to introduce […]


5 Reasons You Need a Professional Website


With 70% of employers using social media to vet job candidates, you want to be seen as a qualified, memorable job seeker. But the truth is, your social media alone isn’t enough to accomplish that. If you’re looking for other ways to stand out in a sea of applicants, consider developing a professional website. Here […]


Podcast | Get the Experience You Need to Switch Careers

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I recently had the pleasure of sharing tips and resources from Idealist Careers, as well as my own expertise, with Mac Prichard and team of Mac’s List. Mac’s List is a Portland-based resource for helping passionate, creative professionals learn how to find meaningful and rewarding work in Portland, Oregon, and Washington. Here’s a peek at […]


Get the Experience to Land the Job: Grant Writing

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Last week we introduced our new, six-part series to shed some light on where you can gain job-specific experience for six different job types. To kick off the series, let’s take a look at how to get the experience to land a grant-writing position. A quick note, and I’ll mention this in each post in […]