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  • Work for Good how-to: Seeking remote jobs

    • Apr 28, 2020
    • Marc Schultz

    Telecommuting is the order of the day, and that's not likely to change anytime soon. Here's how to reword your job search to find the best work-from-home positions for you.

  • 7 ways to stay motivated during the quarantine

    • Apr 28, 2020
    • Molly Barnes

    Spending weeks in one spot can take a toll on productivity; fortunately, you can get restore your mojo by following just a few of these simple tips.

  • How to keep networking (without looking like an insensitive clod)

    • Apr 28, 2020
    • Jenny Foss

    It's never been more important to reach out for job leads and professional support – or to exhibit empathy and authenticity while doing so.

  • Candidate camera: 4 best practices for interviewers

    • Apr 22, 2020
    • Christina Pavlou

    To make the transition to a virtual hiring model, it takes more than a camera and conferencing software. Here's how to stage a remote interview successfully.

  • Virtual icebreakers for pandemic times

    • Apr 22, 2020
    • Beth Kanter

    Great meetings start with a great opening – and it's more important than ever to build in time for people to check in and share how they are doing.

  • Lead with empathy during the COVID-19 crisis

    • Apr 22, 2020
    • Leslie Hammer and Lindsey Alley

    Employers can't lead effectively if they are also struggling. To model self-care and support staff, leaders have to continue taking care of their own needs.

  • How to ace your video interview

    • Mar 27, 2020
    • Laura DeCarlo

    In this time of social distancing, expect video interviews to become the norm. Here’s a rundown of measures to take, from prep to follow-up, to adapt effectively.

  • 5 tips for managing remotely during COVID-19

    • Mar 24, 2020
    • The Management Center Knowledge Team

    Managing a remote team for the first time can be daunting – especially in a crisis. Check out these best practices for getting results while taking care of your people.

  • 7 science-based strategies to cope with coronavirus anxiety

    • Mar 20, 2020
    • Jelena Kecmanovic

    Practical ways to build mental resilience and keep stress from overwhelming you in the era of COVID-19.

  • Nonprofit guide to COVID planning

    • Mar 10, 2020
    • Karen Beavor

    How to plan a complete response to the current public health event, and be ready for the next unexpected emergency, by focusing on employees, stakeholders, and business disruption.

  • Four types of leaders - and the one you need

    • Feb 26, 2020
    • Kathy Keely

    The stage your organization is in has everything to do with the kind of executive you need. Too often, those needs are a mystery to everyone – from CEO to staff to board.

  • Work for Good how-to: Job Alerts

    • Feb 26, 2020
    • Marc Schultz

    With a (very) little finessing, you can have an automated job search assistant delivering the best new opportunities directly to your inbox.

  • How We Hire roundup: Staff support

    • Feb 26, 2020
    • Marc Schultz

    Over four years of interviews with HR leaders, we’ve gathered a range of insightful responses to the question, What’s something cool you do to support your staff?

  • Balancing a nonprofit job and self-care

    • Jan 23, 2020
    • Sara Parcero-Leites

    In nonprofit work, we aren’t always able to say “no” when we feel overwhelmed at work – which makes prioritizing time away all the more vital to our effectiveness.

  • Hot resume trends for 2020: What the experts say

    • Jan 23, 2020
    • Bob McIntosh

    Five resume writers weigh in on meeting the emerging needs of hiring managers, with practical and innovative techniques to deploy in your next revision.

  • Nonprofit employee benefits, benchmarked: How competitive are yours?

    • Nov 12, 2019
    • Marc Schultz

    To compete for talent, you need to understand the full value of what you offer. Discover four takeaways from a new study of benefits in the sector, including ways to enhance yours.

  • New resources: Financial wellness guidance for assessing and investing

    • Nov 5, 2019
    • Marc Schultz

    The wide range of advice at Mission:Money just got wider. Find out what's newly available to help your people worry less about money, and more about making a difference.

  • What we’re reading: First aid for resume gaps, non-pest networking, and more

    • Sep 20, 2019
    • Marc Schultz

    Alongside resume and networking tips, find post-interview tactics, lessons from nonprofit leaders of color, a multimedia office-trends tour, and more.

  • How to write a stand-out cover letter

    • Sep 20, 2019
    • Sandra A. MacKay

    Make yourself an easy “yes” with a cover letter that draws a direct line between the organization’s needs and your experience delivering on them.

  • New resources: Retirement planning advice straight from the experts

    • Sep 13, 2019
    • Marc Schultz

    More empowering guidance is now available from Mission:Money, your cost-free partner in crafting a productivity- and retention-boosting employee financial wellness program.