Launching aCareer that Counts Dara Goldbergwww.twitter.com/Dara_Lainewww.daragoldberg.comwww.linkedin.com/in/DaraGoldbergwww.facebook.com/DaraLGoldberg
The Nonprofit Sector Institutions and organizations in that are neither government nor business. The “Third Sector,” “Social Sector,” or “Independent Sector.” Outside the United States, nonprofits are often called nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) or civil society organizations. 1.6 million+ organizations. Employ over 7% of the countrys work force or10 million paid workers.
In the Nonprofit Sectoryour degree is transferable
Personal Mission Statement Identify Past Successes Identify Core Values Achievement, Fame, Love, Advancement, Leadership, M oney, Power, Family, Community, Religion Hardworking, Industrious, Family- Oriented, Friendly, Outgoing, Contemplative, Analytical, Honest Identify Your Goals Career Aspirations, Volunteer Interests, Ways to make a Social Impact Write your Mission Statement
Personal Mission Statement Examples I am an executive with special skills in strategic planning, team leadership, creative problem solving and analysis. I had twenty years of management experience in the for profit world before changing careers, coming into the nonprofit world and focusing on organizational development and community social service. I value creativity, relationships and celebrating the successes of others. My mission is to give, for giving is what I do best and I can learn to do better. My mission in life is to serve, support, and love my family, friends, and community in a way that is inclusive, compassionate, and filled with integrity.
Use the same strategies ascelebrities, corporations, and businesses
Personal Brand Examples Dara’s BrandDara is a young nonprofit Baltimore-based professional passionate about leadership, social change & service-learning. She believes in empowering youth to make a difference in their communities. Dara is inventive, flexible, energetic, collaborative, comp assionate & persistent.
Tools for your Personal Brand Think Local You won’t be famous Find your niche Career Community Email Address Your full, real name First.Last@gmail.com Business Cards Twitter LinkedIn
Business Cards Your Name Your title, tagline or motto Blog Address Email Address Phone Number Social Networks
Twitter Real Name Great Photo Tweet Often 3-5 times per day Be Specific Remember your niche Engage in Conversation Follow Thought Leaders Participate in Twitter Chats
LinkedIn Join today Real, Full Name Great Photo Fill out completely Write and ask for recommendations Join & Participate in groups Connect with colleagues Awesome headline
Career Launching ResumeKey Elements Highlights life experience, not work experience Focuses on greatest assets not experience Demonstrates interest in the role you’re applying for It stands out Written like a sales proposal and the product is you
Career Launching Resume Focus onDon’t Focus on Duties Accomplishments Prepared packets Developed X program Made copies Created X program Scheduled meetings Managed X from start to Researched information finish Scheduled meetings Organized the first X Supported program staff committee Answered Phones Implemented X new activity for organization Opened mail Facilitated launch of X