Category Archives: Career

Work for Free

To spring forward your nonprofit career, my advice is to work for free. Working for free provides you an opportunity to both gain practical experiences and engage in networking opportunities. My very first experience working in the nonprofit sector was … Continue reading

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Mistakes Lead to Modification

We all make mistakes.  To be a stellar nonprofit professional, I’m not aware of a magic process to prevent mistakes.  Rather, the key is to recognize the mistakes and make modifications as necessary. Here are some mistakes I’ve made… and … Continue reading

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Everyone Starts Somewhere

It is important to remember that everyone starts somewhere… and that somewhere is not always the most glamorous job. I have worked as both a telemarketer and waitress, and in both roles I learned lessons that helped me advance my … Continue reading

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