Bringing the Office Home | Design Tips for Successful Remote Work

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According to a March 2020 survey by Nonprofit HR, 69% of nonprofits are contemplating remote work as a longer-term option beyond the COVID-19 pandemic. But for many of us, it has become increasingly clear that our current …

By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
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Hispanic Heritage Month | What it Means to “Bring My Whole Self” to Work

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National Hispanic Heritage Month is a celebration of the culture, history, and contributions of Hispanic Americans—those with roots in the Caribbean, Spain, Mexico, and Central and South America. It’s a time in the Hispanic community when we celebrate heroes, remember …

By Janet Reyes - Idealist Careers
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15 Fun Datasets to Analyze During Quarantine

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While data analysis is always technical (and sometimes even a little bit repetitive), that doesn’t mean you can’t have a little bit of fun with it. The internet is a treasure trove of valuable information for aspiring data scientists. Playing …

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Transferable Skills: The Key to Landing Your Dream Job

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For many people, making a career switch might feel like you’re starting over from scratch. But that’s not true: You have transferable skills. “Most job seekers think the skills they use for their current job only translate for that particular …

By Shelby Simon - The Muse
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Rise 2020: Transforming Your Career In a Post-Pandemic World

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In his opening keynote address at this week’s Rise 2020Springboard’s annual tech conference convening thought leaders in data, design, and software engineering—Springboard co-founder and CEO Gautam Tambay reiterated Springboard’s 10-year goal: to transform one million lives through education by …

By Kindra Cooper - Springboard
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10 Remote Job Interview Questions You’ve Got to Be Ready to Answer

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Ask anyone who’s transitioned from working in an office to working from home and they’ll tell you: It’s not the same. While working from home comes with some undeniable luxuries (like no commute and the ability to work in your …

By Jaclyn Westlake - The Muse
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3 Managers Share Advice on Returning to the Office

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The pandemic has altered how many of us communicate, engage with our teams, support clients, and think about our work. As organizations and institutions start to consider a return to the physical office, it’s time for managers to reflect on …

By Sheena Daree Miller - Idealist Careers
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6 Ways to Get to Know New Staff When You Can’t Meet in Person

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Most of us are used to onboarding new staff or interns in person, whether it’s through a potluck, donuts, a field trip through the office, or some other tradition. But how do you create relationships without the in-between-moments in your …

By Ashley Fontaine - Idealist Careers
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Zoom Exhaustion is real

Zoom Exhaustion is real

If you’re finding that you’re more exhausted at the end of your day than you used to be, you’re not alone.  Read this article on finding balance

By Connie Fowler
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New to Working from Home?

New to Working from Home?

With many businesses now encouraging or even mandating that employees work from home amid global health concerns over the coronavirus, millions of people can expect to have their daily routines and work styles impacted. But not everyone is accustomed to …

By Connie Fowler
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