Career Change Ideas | How to Ease into Social-Impact Work

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Joining the social-impact sector can be an exciting and rewarding career opportunity. One way to explore your options is by volunteering or taking on part-time opportunities. Trying out a sector is not a requirement to start …

By Minah Kim - Idealist Careers
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Is Data Analytics Hard? A Guide To Getting Started in 2022

For the past decade, data analytics has been one of the most popular fields in information technology (IT)—and for good reason. However, data analytics is not without its challenges, making professionals in the field all the more sought-after. So in …

By Sakshi Gupta - Springboard
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Is Programming Hard? A Guide To Getting Started in 2022

Programming forms the basis of many day-to-day tech activities. From the app, you use to order a pizza to the speech recognition that lets you dictate a text, many of the services we use every day have been created by …

By Sakshi Gupta - Springboard
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The 7 Questions Effective Managers Are Asking During End-of-Year Performance Reviews

Performance review season is upon us. And, amid a climate of pandemic-fueled work challenges and historic employee turnover, this year’s performance reviews present an opportunity for company leaders that shouldn’t go ignored.

In many ways, and for a good number …

By Liv McConnell - Ivy Exec
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How to Respond to “Walk Me Through Your Resume”—and Get Your Interview Started on the Right Note

When you begin any job interview, your interviewer is likely to start the conversation with some sort of introductory question. Because of this, “Tell me about yourself” is one of the most common interview questions in any job search. But …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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The 10 Types of People You Need In Your Mentorship Circle

Do you know who’s on your personal board of directors?

As a successful executive, whether you’re conscious of it or not, you likely have one. Your personal board of directors is the circle of mentors who’ve helped shape and guide …

By Liv McConnell - Ivy Exec
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6 Times It’s Better To Negotiate in Writing

So much of work-life is a negotiation, deciding timelines for a project, allocating budget, choosing who works on what projects, the list goes on and on.  And since many of us are looking at a hybrid or virtual work situation

By McKenna Sweazy - Ivy Exec
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The Fight Against Academic Burnout

Academic burnout has long been a problem for students and made much worse by the global pandemic. In fact, 40% of college students reported feeling burnout in 2020 as the pandemic was starting. By that same time in 2021, that …

By Josiah Kennedy - Vidcruiter
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How to Decline a Job Offer via Email | Template Toolbox

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If, after getting a job offer you decide to turn it down, it’s important that you do it in a way that comes across as professional and appreciative. If you’re considering declining an offer via email, …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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How To Become a Data Analyst with No Experience: 2021 Guide

If you’re looking to become a data analyst but lack experience, then you’re in the right place. With the demand for data specialists growing, it’s never been a better time to start your career path in data analysis.

Think of …

By Sakshi Gupta - Springboard
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