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Resume and cover letter reviewer upload form now online

I’ve got a few requests lately to review resumes and cover letters. The usual process has been to ask if I can review your resume/cover letter, then me asking for your email address in the comments section, then me sending you an email asking you to send me your documents, and then you sending my back an email with them as an attachment or two (whew! 96 more words

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Top websites for international development job search

The world of international development job search can be daunting. Clicking through multiple jobs board to keep track of new job openings from different organizations can be cumbersome and frustrating at times. 529 more words

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How to start a career in international development

This blog post originally appeared as an answer to the Quora question “How do I start a career in international development?”, and has been slightly edited. 621 more words

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Updates on the new World Bank Group Analyst Program

A few readers of my blog have asked me (here and here) how the World Bank Junior Professional Associate (JPA) interview process worked. Unfortunately I have no one standard answer because there was not one standard process when it was still existed. 333 more words

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Long live the JPA Program

Every now and then I still receive inquiries about the JPA program through this blog post. In case you missed it, the JPA Program has gone the way of the dodo, and has been replaced by the World Bank Group Analyst Program. 36 more words

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From writing to working on Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda

I’m more than three months into my job working as National Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at FAO Philippines. It feels weird that my last post was about typhoon… 258 more words

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Neophyte consultant conundrums

I’m settling back to life in the Philippines. In fact, I have been at it for a little over a month now. This comes with reestablishing my career in the country. 626 more words

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