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5 Ways to Boost Your Resume’s Exposure

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You want your resume to make an impact on the reader. You want the recruiter to read it and be blown away by your levels of experience and skills, and to want to find out more about you. But how do you make your resume work for you like that, highlighting the differences between you […]

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Sparking Social Change from Home | Part 2

Are you a home-based person of social conscience looking to contribute to a particular social cause? Welcome, we have some ideas for you. This is the second part of a two-part piece on how to work for change without leaving the house. We previously discussed finding your calling, working with varying levels of experience, and […]

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Open Thread | Have You Ever Had Volunteer Work that Led to a Paid Job?

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Here at Idealist, we’re big proponents of getting as much as possible out of a volunteer assignment. There are plenty of ways volunteering can be a two-way street and we encourage our community of social-impact professionals to not only contribute their time, passion, and skills to causes that resonate, but to look for ways that the […]

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