MyCareer@PND

PND is pleased to offer articles of interest to jobseekers and prospective employers. To submit an article for consideration, e-mail Mitch Nauffts at mfn@foundationcenter.org.

Easy Steps to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Not Suck

Easy Steps to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Not Suck

Julie Ha Truong  |  October 12, 2017

LinkedIn is the network for nonprofit professionals, writes Envision Consulting's Julie Ha Truong, and if you're not taking full advantage of it, you are doing yourself — and your career — a disservice....

How to Jumpstart Your Nonprofit Career in 2017

How to Jumpstart Your Nonprofit Career in 2017

Kelly Behrend  |  February 16, 2017

Enact Impact's Kelly Behrend spoke with the experts and asked them a simple question: What is the one piece of advice you would give to a young person just starting out in his or her social change career?...

How to Attract and Retain Next-Gen Talent

How to Attract and Retain Next-Gen Talent

Natalie Hackbarth  |  January 20, 2017

Natalie Hackbarth, inbound marketing manager at Quantum Workplace, outlines three proven ways to attract and retain millennial and Gen Z employees....

Mastering the Video Interview

Mastering the Video Interview

Molly Brennan  |  October 5, 2016

Like it or not, the video interview is here to stay. Koya Partners' Molly Brennan shares some tips designed to help you make a great impression....

Requesting a Flexible Work Arrangement

Requesting a Flexible Work Arrangement

Molly Brennan  |  July 15, 2016

As the trend toward greater flexibility in work arrangements accelerates, employees should use a little common sense, writes Koya Leadership Partner's Molly Brennan....

The Value of a Consensus-Based Search Process

The Value of a Consensus-Based Search Process

Dale Winston  |  March 10, 2016

If the leadership of a nonprofit or association is not on the same page prior to launching a search for a new team member, there's a high probability the search will go awry....

Are You a Digitally Savvy Fundraiser?

Are You a Digitally Savvy Fundraiser?

Carmel Napolitano  |  February 25, 2016

Technology is transforming how development professionals engage with donors across mobile and online platforms. Consultant Carmel Napolitano tells you what you need to know to position yourself for success in the twenty-first century....

Tips for Working With a Recruiter

Tips for Working With a Recruiter

Molly Brennan  |  January 11, 2016

Veteran nonprofit sector recruiter Molly Brennan describes how to leverage the job recruiter-seeker relationship to land your next job....

Why a Job Candidate's Values Matter

Why a Job Candidate's Values Matter

Brain Mohr  |  November 23, 2015

When it comes to interviewing job candidates for a leadership position, the stakes couldn't be higher, says talent strategist Brian Mohr....

Interview Strategies for Hiring Managers

Interview Strategies for Hiring Managers

Molly Brennan  |  October 22, 2015

The latest article in our MyCareer series features five tips for hiring managers from Koya Leadership Partners' Molly Brennan....

Tips for Negotiating a Job Offer

Tips for Negotiating a Job Offer

Molly Brennan  |  September 25, 2015

Molly Brennan offers five tips for discussing compensation when negotiating a job offer....

Tips for Surviving a Group Interview

Tips for Surviving a Group Interview

Molly Brennan  |  August 14, 2015

The group interview doesn't have to be the stuff of nightmares. Molly Brennan shares some tips designed to help you turn a potentially stressful situation into a great opportunity to impress a lot of people with a say in whether you get the job or not....

Five Tips for Starting a New Job on the Right Foot

Five Tips for Starting a New Job on the Right Foot

Molly Brennan  |  June 24, 2015

Congratulations on landing the job! Now it's time to transition into your new role. Molly Brennan, managing partner at Koya Leadership Partners, describes how to make the process productive, seamless, and enjoyable....