This year marks the 11th year of my teaching philanthropists and foundation professionals at NYU’s Heyman Center for Philanthropy and the 10th since the development of the program now called the NYU Academy for Grantmaking and Funder Education. This posting is one of a series of r … [Read more...] about Do You Want to Work in a Foundation?
With job cuts coming, consultancy could become an appealing career option - but some skills are more sought after than others. from voluntary sector network: Is consultancy your next career move? For voluntary sector professionals with a strong track record, switching to … [Read more...] about Is Consultancy an Appealing Option?
Once upon a time, there was no place to go where you could steal terrific fundraising ideas and not get sued. Well, things have changed in the 21st Century. And if you haven’t yet taken advantage of the awesome array of great stuff on the Showcase of Fundraising Innovation and I … [Read more...] about Are You Missing the World’s Best Free Service for Fundraisers?
The School of Jewish Communal Service, established more than forty years ago by Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC-JIR), is changing its name to the School of Jewish Nonprofit Management (SJNM), reflecting the dramatic changes in the nonprofit and Jewish … [Read more...] about Introducing the School of Jewish Nonprofit Management
“Good looks” are only sometimes a positive factor in consideration for a job, according to new research from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU). In the new working paper, “Are Good-Looking People More Employable?” two BGU economics researchers prove that a double standard e … [Read more...] about Are Good-Looking People More Employable?