Currently Browsing: weekly roundup

Links we love: The myth of the overnight success, monotasking, and crafting a career story

Welcome to Friday, fellow Idealists! Here is a list of links that kept us thinking and buzzing this week. Read these: The Daily Muse challenges the overnight success story and gives three reasons why you should take them with a grain of salt. Fast Company argues innovation is the most crucial factor to continuous success. […]

CONTINUE READING

Networking, dealing with disasters, and grad school: What happened this week

Here’s a roundup of what’s buzzing in the social sector this week. Read these: Lifehacker has some great advice on networking, including a reminder that professional networking is just code for “friends who are willing to help each other professionally.” Both The New York Times and Los Angeles Times take an in-depth look at the […]

CONTINUE READING

Measurement, job search advice, and careers in tech: What happened this week

Here’s a roundup of what’s buzzing in the social sector this week. Read these: Head over to Beth Kanter’s blog to find some resources to help you measure what matters for your organization. Nell Edgington, the president of nonprofit consulting company Social Velocity, has a post on Huffington Post Impact about the tough questions that […]

CONTINUE READING

After Oklahoma, tech advice, and video games: What happened this week

Here’s a roundup of what’s buzzing in the social sector this week. Read these: After the tragic tornado in Oklahoma this week, donors are asked to send only necessary items and the Corporation for National and Community Service has several ways people can help those affected by the storm. Peter Sagal, host of the NPR […]

CONTINUE READING