- 'Fewer People Applied for Unemployment Benefits'-Good news coming from The Boston Herald: for the second straight week, fewer people applied for unemployment benefits. Specifically, the number dropped by 29,000. It has been a good few weeks for the job market; it looks like we are really starting to turn a corner.
- 'Job Campaign: Happy Talk'-Plus points to this post for effective use of a great song from a great musical (South Pacific). This is a post to help employers improve their recruiting campaigns. The key: to feel at ease when talking about the job.
- 'Are You Slacking in Your Job Search?'-Tips from The Work Buzz Blog (from CareerBuilder.com) about how to effectively plan your job search. It may seem a bit excessive but remember, searching for a job is in ways a full-time job!
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Nonprofit Career Round-Up: 5/19/2011
Thought I would fill in anybody who is interested about a preview The NonProfit Times put up for its April/May 2011 issue of Exempt Magazine. This publication deals with nonprofit finance, so if that's something that interests you, take a look. And now, back to our regularly scheduled program: