Author Archives: Sallie McDonald

9 Jobs You Can Get With a Business Degree

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Business is one of the most popular college majors in the country. In fact, in the 2017-2018 academic year, 19% of all bachelor’s degrees awarded by U.S. colleges were business degrees, according to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Background Checks | What to Expect and How to Prepare

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Background checks have become increasingly common in the hiring process. According to a 2017 survey by HR.com, 96% of employers conduct at least one type employment background screening—and in many cases, the screening process involves more than just a criminal …

By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
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Why joining a virtual info session can change your career

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Why joining a virtual info session can change your career

In the midst of a pandemic, typical ways of meeting recruiters and expanding connections through means such as career fairs have been put on hold. Information sessions that students and …

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Healthcare Workforce & Provider Recruitment: Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic

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The New Normal

Once the initial fear and anxiety around the COVID-19 pandemic passed, a new normal in the healthcare workforce world emerged. By now you’ve likely returned to work in some capacity. Maybe you now work remotely …

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Resources for Job Seeking in Difficult Times

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A Note from the Editor: Recently, many of us have shifted our attention from the fear, grief, anger, and uncertainty related to the current pandemic, to many of those same emotions as they relate to the state of our country. 

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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How to Transfer Your Tech Skills to a Mission-Driven Career

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Are you looking to make your way into the nonprofit world from a career in tech? It’s not as big a leap as it may seem.

More and more essential nonprofit functions, from volunteer management to digital communications, are becoming …

By Ashley Fontaine - Idealist Careers
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