New to non-profits? Interested in building your understanding of the industry? Looking to make a career switch? This shared article from The Balance Small Business covers promising practices for consideration of transition into nonprofit work.
How to Find Your Ideal Nonprofit Job (Shared Article from The Balance Small Business, by Joanne Fritz)
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How to Find Your Ideal Nonprofit Job
BY JOANNE FRITZ
If your idea of a nonprofit organization is a small group of volunteers stitching quilts in a church basement, think again.
Nonprofits represent 10.2% of all jobs in the US, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That translates into 12.3 million jobs. Additionally, the job growth at nonprofits has outstripped that of most other sectors, even during the recent recession, according to a Johns Hopkins report on nonprofit employment.