Day: November 8, 2018

How to Talk About Being Laid Off With Your Family, Friends, and Network

Being laid off stinks. What stinks almost worse is having to explain your situation to your friends, family, and extended network. Lucky for you, we have the perfect templates to craft messages that aren’t awkward and will leverage your contacts for future job opportunities. Read Complete Article

How to Straight-White-Man-ify Your Resume in 8 Simple Steps (Wink*!)

 One of the key ingredients of any great resume is its ability to convey a sense of who you are as a unique individual. Unless, of course, you are not a straight white male, in which case you want to hide as much of that uniqueness as possible. Because, let’s […]

From Private to Nonprofit | Inside the Culture Shift, Part 1

Plenty of people these days are making the move from the private to the nonprofit sector in order to use their powers for good. But what happens when someone goes for the sector-switch and lands in unfamiliar territory? The for-profit and nonprofit worlds have some noteworthy distinctions—and some surprising similarities—that […]

Questions You Should Ask Yourself to Write the Best Resume Possible

Writing a resume should be easy. After all, you’re writing about yourself, and what subject do you know better than that? While you might know all the facts, it can be tough to put them in a format and in the right words that convey what you want to a […]

Microlearning: 5 Reasons Your Company Should Consider It

There are many different types of learning: social learning, mobile learning, and elearning are just a few. A relatively new type of learning that’s attracting attention is microlearning. Think of it as small learning units or bite sized pieces of content. We use microlearning on a regular basis – we […]