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Social Impact Tech Conferences to Attend in 2023
As technology continues to shape our world, an increasing number of conferences and events are focusing on the intersection of technology and social impact. These gatherings provide a platform for passionate individuals, organizations, and innovators to come together, share ideas, and explore how technology can be harnessed for positive change. ...
Posted by Noah Hart | Conferences
Start a Tech Career in Social Impact: A Comprehensive Guide to Fellowships and Internships
It can be very hard to find your first tech job, so looking for an internship or fellowship can be a great way to start building the skills you need and the support network to succeed in building a social impact career in tech. We’ve collected some great programs to ...
Posted by Noah Hart | Job Seekers
Turning Tech Skills into Social Change: A Guide to Finding Tech Volunteer Opportunities at Nonprofits
If you're interested in volunteering your tech skills and time, we’ve compiled a list of resources to find volunteer opportunities at nonprofits and impact-driven open source projects.
Posted by Noah Hart | Job Seekers
How to Write a Job Description: A Step by Step Guide with Examples
Your job descriptions are the first impression job seekers have of your organization. In just a few paragraphs, potential candidates make a critical decision: apply to your opening and commit to the interview process, or click through to the next job posting. In this deep dive on How to Write a Job Description, we guide you through each step of crafting a compelling description that highlights your mission and culture while accurately matching qualifications to the responsibilities and purpose of the role.
How to Work With Recruiters to Find a Job
Sometimes recruiters reach out with vague information, inappropriately matched jobs, or just don’t respond. Is it possible to find a job through a recruiter? Yes! But it’s important to understand how third-party recruiters work for the best results.
How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Recruiters
Whether you are actively job searching or simply want to stay open to new career options, there are a few ways you can optimize your LinkedIn profile to make it easier for recruiters to find you.
How Long Does It Take to Find a Job?
Looking for a new job is frustrating, lonely, and a lot of work. If you’re between jobs, you may be under a lot of pressure to find something quickly. How long does a job search take, exactly?
How to Use an Alumni Network to Find a Job
If you’re job searching, you may be wondering how you can find the right people in your alumni network to talk to about job opportunities. Follow these easy steps to get started!
How to Connect with Someone You Don’t Know on LinkedIn
Have you ever sat looking at the LinkedIn profile page of someone you didn’t know on LinkedIn, and wondered if you should connect with them? Here's an easy way to reach out.
5 Networking Questions New Grads Should Ask
How can new grads learn about career options and job titles they don't know exist? Ask the right questions while networking to uncover great opportunities!