Job-Seekers Workshop!

The end of summer is quickly approaching and here at CNP, we are gearing up for our first ever, Job-Seekers Workshop. As recruiters, we have exclusive insights into the job market, what nonprofit hiring managers are looking for on your resume and how to impress them once you land your interview. We want to share

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Careers In Nonprofits’ Candidate Mixer

The world is designed—for candidates like you. We’re seeking bilingual speakers with fluency in Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, and Russian. Prospective candidates with knowledge of other languages are encouraged to apply! What to know? We’re delighted to host you! Our event is informal, served with light snacks and friendly smiles. Prospective candidates should come prepared to

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Prospective Candidate Day

Careers In Nonprofits’ Open House is back! Please read below for details of our ideal candidates, how to register, and what will be offered during Careers In Nonprofits’ Open House. Are you interested in joining a great nonprofit? We are pleased to announce that Careers In Nonprofits is actively seeking outstanding talent to work for

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Job searching 101: Working for a nonprofit

Many people are interested in working for nonprofits, but may not have a clear understanding of what a nonprofit work environment is like. While professional workplaces in every sector have a lot in common, there are some ways in which working for a nonprofit can be unique. “Nonprofits tend to be very collaborative,” says CNP

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San Francisco Candidate Open House

Careers In Nonprofits’ Open House is back! Please read below for details of our ideal candidates, how to register, and what will be offered during Careers In Nonprofits’ Open House. Are you interested in joining a great nonprofit? We are pleased to announce that Careers In Nonprofits is actively seeking outstanding talent to work for

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Job searching 101: Your first day

Once you land a job, there’s a whole new minefield waiting for you: your first day! But don’t worry. CNP Managing Director Shannon Deamer has a few tips to help you rock that first day. “First, ask what the appropriate work attire is,” she recommends. “If you’re not sure, wear business attire and clarify with

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Job searching 101: Acing the interview

Job interviews are famously nerve-wracking! In what is already a stressful process, they may feel overwhelming. We wanted to share a little cheat sheet full of tips to help you ace your interview every time. Out of all the tips on our cheat sheet, and other tips from dozens of online articles, what do we

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Job searching 101: Writing a killer resume

Writing the perfect resume is difficult—in part because opinions and ideas vary on what exactly makes a good one! There are a few basic points, though, that most people would agree on. Your resume should be well-organized, concise, and clean (no typos!). Additionally, it should highlight your accomplishments. Think of it as your opportunity to

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Job searching 101: Finding the right fit

Finding a job that is the right fit for you can be difficult and frustrating. There’s a lot that goes into it, but we’ll focus on one aspect of finding a good fit that you may run into: How do you know if you are qualified for the position? Figuring out whether you are qualified

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Prospective Candidate Day

Are you interested in joining a great nonprofit? Do you want to spend your workday making a difference? We are pleased to announce that Careers In Nonprofits is actively seeking outstanding talent to work for nonprofits in the DC/MD/VA area! We are in search of candidates with a passion for nonprofits and an interest in

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