Earlier this year, we teamed up with Net Impact and Shannon Houde from Walk of Life Consulting to co-host a webinar, How to Land an Impact Job You Love. The webinar was designed to share how professionals can find and create meaning in their career. We packed it with modern theory as well as practical steps […]
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Inspiring stories and best practices about international volunteering - and how it's solving the talent gap.
Having lived in Australia and New Zealand for nearly two years, in addition to short stints in Ethiopia and Cambodia for work, Dutch finance specialist Ivo Van Hoeve is no stranger to travel or new cultures. The past three years found Ivo as a freelancer, focusing his professional time temping at a private equity firm […]
After working full-time for the Air National Guard for a year, following nine years as a weekend warrior, Matthew Edward is no stranger to service, but landing in Kigali, Rwanda was certainly a departure from his typical Massachusetts pace. A Boston native, Matthew has an MBA from UMass Dartmouth and a Master’s of Education from the […]
Whether you are part of a work team, family, or social circle looking to make a positive impact, engaging in a transformational volunteer experience takes more than just showing up. To help share best practices, I teamed up with Pamela Hawley at UniversalGiving to share some best practices on team-based volunteering. With over 50 years […]
Beyond playing a critical role in solving some of the most pressing challenges of our time, volunteering is also lauded for the benefits it also bestows upon the giver. Studies highlight that volunteering makes people feel wealthier, happier, healthier, and even time rich. More recent claims also share that people develop soft and technical skills […]