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Template Toolbox | 2 Email Templates for Networking

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When it comes to growing your network, learning about new organizations, and ultimately landing a dream job, you’ll likely rely on email to find opportunities. In the first post in this two-part series you’ll find two email templates that can help you meet new people and find job opportunities. Use these templates to take the […]

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Template Toolbox | Craft Your Easy Breezy Elevator Pitch

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Elevator pitches will always be a necessary evil of the job hunt. To take the pain out of writing yours, here are four key pieces of an elevator pitch that you can customize, personalize, and play with to fit all your networking and new job searching needs.

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Template Toolbox | How to Ask a Friend for a Job Referral

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For job seekers, social-impact professionals, and volunteers, living in a world where building your digital network can be as easy—and as impersonal—as clicking a button, the lines between what’s appropriate networking behavior and what may be asking too much can be blurry. After finding a job on Idealist.org, for many of us, the natural next step […]

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It’s National Letter Writing Day | 5 Templates to Send Your Network Today

Whether you’re job searching, working on your professional development, or building your career, you’ve probably been in a situation that warranted showing appreciation and gratitude. Perhaps you received a job lead and a pep talk from a former colleague. Maybe you had an informational interview with someone who has now taken you under their wing […]

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