Archive for September 2011

Interview Tips for Those New to the Nonprofit Sector – Part I

Interview Tips for Those New to the Nonprofit Sector – Part I
I often meet people interested in working in the nonprofit sector. Whether they are recent grads or experienced folks switching sectors, I give the same advice: 1) Understand the nuances that make our sector unique; and 2) Find a way to bridge the gap between your past experience and your new career interests. Tip #1: Understand... Read more »

And the Survey Says ... Nonprofits Not Developing Next Generation of Leaders

The new Daring to Lead study found that nonprofit executive directors report very high levels of job satisfaction. An impressive 91% reported that they are very happy with their jobs or have more good days than bad. That is the great news. Unfortunately, the results weren’t all positive. It turns out that we (large organizations... Read more »