Category: IdeaList

Lessons from the Be Social Change Virtual Career Summit

In October of this year, Be Social Change, a New York City-based organization offering resources and programming for social-impact professionals, hosted their four-day Virtual Social Impact Career Summit. Featuring a variety of voices from across sectors, CEO Marcos Salazar interviewed 44 professionals (including Alexis Perrotta, editor for Idealist Careers), on […]

On a Tight Budget? You Can Still Give on Giving Tuesday

Thanksgiving doesn’t just kick off the holiday season; it also kicks off the year-end fundraising season for nonprofit organizations. That’s because the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving is Giving Tuesday, an annual, global day of giving. Last year, people made online donations totaling an estimated $274 million to nonprofit organizations on […]

Are You Wired to Drive Organizational Change?

Every organization needs change agents—people who rethink, redesign, and restructure the way things work. Whether they reimagine entire programs or introduce new systems and technologies, change agents cultivate bottom-up problem solving and informal leadership at their organizations. While many change agents can be found in the upper ranks of an […]