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Graduate Programs for Social Good

Since I have been talking so much about finding careers that align with your passions, and boosting your resume, it seemed only fitting that I also share opportunities for further education. 317 more words

Good help is hard to find.

“Good help is hard to find,” this age old cliche is just as true today as it was the first time that it was uttered in quiet conversation. 314 more words


Corporate Social Responsibility

“Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is an organization’s responsibility toward people and the planet.”

So how does this relate to PR you may ask? Well, as discussed in today’s class, the element of Corporate Social Responsibility has become a hot topic issue in business, specifically when dealing with the industry of public relations and brand management. 301 more words

Public Relations

Guest Blogger Post: "Every NPO should act like a tech startup"

Social media marketing is such a powerful tool right now that nonprofits can really learn a lot from, but I know nothing about it, so I called in someone who does! 1,041 more words

Don't let yourself run out of batteries

My last post was about finding passion in your career, but what happens when you lose sight of that passion or you burnout? It’s very easy for you to get caught up in the work you are doing for others, and forget to take care of yourself. 816 more words

Karen Ormerod... and the challenges of Charity

On Friday, my Community Connections class welcomed our second guest speaker of our 5-week Speaker series, Karen Ormerod.

With a strong foundation of over 30 years in the non-profit sector, Karen currently holds the title of Chief Operating Officer for the Lakeridge Health Foundation. 286 more words

Nonprofit Sector