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  • Jobseeker resources: Guides, services, and pros we trust

    • Nov 21, 2022

    Not everyone faces the same challenges – and the volume of advice online can be a challenge of its own. To help, we’ve curated a list of reliable sources for advice and services, including job-search guides for members of specific demographics: persons with disabilities, working parents, veterans, new graduates, and more.

  • Jobs of the week

    • May 31, 2023

    This week's mission-driven career opportunities include roles in Program Management, Human Resources, Communications, Mental Health,, remote/hybrid jobs and more!

  • Addressing burnout in your resume, interview, and career

    • Mar 27, 2023
    • Kelli Karanovich

    What can you do if burnout has your career search stuck on pause? And what can you do to keep future burnout at bay? Learn three tips to help break the burnout cycle.

  • ​​What on-the-job professional development means (and how to ask for it)

    • Mar 27, 2023

    Whatever you’re looking for in your job, chances are it includes the opportunity to advance. How to get what you need? Get your employer (or prospective employer) to commit to on-the-job professional development.

  • How to write a stand-out cover letter

    • Jan 27, 2023
    • 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.

  • What your remote-work resume needs

    • Jan 9, 2023
    • Carson Kohler

    How to showcase remote-work skills – in focus, discipline, and communication – and ensure employers know you're up for the challenge.

  • Pressure drop: How to understand and overcome stress

    • Jan 9, 2023
    • Marc Schultz

    Discover a practical approach for heading off the debilitating effects of stress, based in five proven EQ competencies, with ways to put them into action.

  • What we're reading: Career Insight October 2022

    • Oct 13, 2022
    • Marc Schultz

    Stories for jobseekers, including tips for shaking off a toxic workplace, "boomeranging" to a previous position, and more.

  • What we're reading: Career Insight September 2022

    • Sep 8, 2022
    • Marc Schultz

    New articles for jobseekers, including "quiet quitting," saying "no" in the workplace, and more.

  • What we're reading: Career Insight August 2022

    • Aug 18, 2022
    • Marc Schultz

    Articles for jobseekers from the past month, including a job interview practice tool, loan forgiveness, and more.

  • What we're reading: Career Insight July 2022

    • Jul 27, 2022
    • Marc Schultz

    Our favorite articles for jobseekers on trending workplace topics, including C-suite burnout, Beyonce, asking for a raise, and more.

  • Are you a match for direct-service social work?

    • May 31, 2022
    • Marc Schultz

    If helping people is your passion, a position is waiting for you in the field of direct service, where demand is high and only growing. Find out which talents and skills to highlight in your next application.

  • Mental health resources for jobseekers (and everyone else)

    • Mar 2, 2022
    • Marc Schultz

    As the world remains unpredictable (at best), it’s clear that we all must prioritize our mental health.

  • How to ace your video interview

    • Jan 27, 2022
    • Laura DeCarlo

    Video interviews are now the norm. Here’s a rundown of measures to take, from prep to follow-up, to adapt effectively.

  • How to have a great Great Resignation

    • Jan 13, 2022
    • Marc Schultz

    Is it really time to move on? Check in on some of the latest advice for navigating our current labor market shakeup.

  • How to talk about COVID-19 during a job interview (without getting political)

    • Sep 17, 2021
    • Carson Kohler

    With the coronavirus at the center of every conversation these days, how do you appropriately handle the topic in a job interview?

  • Resume trends: Could you use an assist from TikTok or Elle Woods?

    • Aug 11, 2021
    • Kelli Karanovich and Marc Schultz

    At this moment, there are two big factors to consider when putting together a stand-out resume: the communications technology now available to you, and the screening technology increasingly used by employers.

  • Find your workplace fit by interviewing with values in mind

    • Jul 20, 2021
    • Kelli Karanovich

    The interview can be the perfect way to discover whether an potential employers values are a fit. Just follow these tips for expressing and assessing workplace values.

  • Are you a match for the development department?

    • May 3, 2021
    • Kelli Karanovich and Marc Schultz

    Nonprofit hiring is on the rise, and development positions are more in demand than ever. Could they be right for you? Find out what development means to nonprofits, and some unexpected ways your talents may align.

  • 3 steps to success in your COVID-era job search

    • Mar 29, 2021
    • Kelli Karanovich

    The way we work has changed, and this can mean more opportunities if you're willing to network boldly, rethink skills, and apply outside of your comfort zone.