The Idealist Guide to Nonprofit Careers for Sector Switchers is the comprehensive resource for transitioning professionals pursuing new career options in the nonprofit sector.
Get indispensable advice, relevant strategies, and nonprofit-specific resources to strengthen your job search. Written by nonprofit career experts, The Idealist Guide is easily accessible and convenient to read. If you are a “mid-career transitioner,” a “re-careerer,” an “encore careerist,” a “bridger,” or a “sector switcher” this book is meant for you.
Myths and Facts About Nonprofits
Nonprofit Hiring Practices
The Challenge of Sector Switching
Self and Career Assessment
Evaluating Organizational Culture
Negotiating the Best Deal
Starting Your Own Nonprofit
Nonprofit Speak 101
Written by the staff of Idealist.org with guest sections by other nonprofit experts.
Idealist.org is the leading organization in the field of nonprofit careers. Idealist.org runs the website where people and organizations can exchange resources and ideas, locate opportunities and supporters, and take steps to turn their good intentions into action.