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Resume Writing Hacks: 3 tools you’re probably not using

Resume Writing Hacks: 3 tools you’re probably not using

Photo Credit: KEEPING AN EYE ON RECRUITER BEHAVIOR, TheLadders 2014. Hopefully, you’re already using your greatest tool in writing an effective targeted…

Introducing the 2016 Leadership Institute

The Cohort Introducing YNPN Chicago’s 2016 Leadership Institute participants! This…

A Note from the Executive Co-Chairs

Fifteen years ago, a group of young professionals working in…

Leadership Institute Reflection with Khalfani Myrick

Tell us about your current role? I am the Program…

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Member Spotlight with Jacqueline Perlman

YNPN Chicago Member and My Favorite Outfit Founder, Jacqueline Perlman  How did you first become interested in a nonprofit career?  My parents would take me volunteering with them at a young age, and I continued to volunteer on my own throughout college. However, it wasn’t…

It’s That Time of Year Again!

Between year-end appeals, #GivingTuesday, getting ready for the holiday season, and preparing for 2016, you need a break! What better way to take a moment to relax than to join your fellow YNPN Chicagoans at Revolution Brewpub on December 1st for an evening of unlimited pints of five house…

A Call for Papers: YNPN/NPQ Series on Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness In the Civil Sector

The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network invites you to participate in a national conversation about equity, diversity, and inclusiveness! Please review the shortened overview below and then check out the original post for more information. Full Article Originally Appeared in the Nonprofit Quarterly on August 25, 2015 “Over…

So They Liked Your Resume!

Congratulations! You’ve made it through the resume review stage and landed an interview. Now it is time to prepare for the next step! The following is a list of interview tips that I wish all of my candidates knew. Of course, recruiting is an imperfect…

You’re Invited to the 11th Annual Celebration

Get ready to celebrate because registration is officially open for YNPN Chicago’s 11th Annual Celebration! This year, will be holding our biggest event of the year on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 6:00 PM on the second-floor Skyline Room of Kaiser Tiger in the West Loop. This event…

We’re accepting nominations for our Annual Awards!

We need YOUR help! We want to recognize the remarkable young nonprofit professionals, mentors, and associate boards that make YNPN Chicago such an extraordinary community. Do you know a young nonprofit professional that always goes above and beyond to impact their community? Do you know…

Four 2015 Personal Branding Resolutions for Nonprofit Professionals

It might feel like you were just sipping eggnog and unwrapping presents, but believe it or not, the first month of 2015 is almost over. If you’re like many nonprofit professionals, you set work-related resolutions for the new year, but did you set resolutions for…

A Message from our Board Chairs Lindsey Fila and Katie Pieper

Another year so soon? We don’t know where the time went, but we do know what kept YNPN Chicago so busy over the past year. We focused on creating meaningful opportunities for our members this year, offering both more events in 2014 as well as…

Program Manager – Interim Housing

Job Title: Program Manager – Interim Housing Organization: Sarah’s Circle Website: www.sarahs-circle.org Job Description Position Title: Program Manager – Interim Housing Supervised By: Program Director Supervises: Interim Housing Supervisor, Interim Housing Case Managers Department: Program Status: Full Time Position Description Updated: November 2015 _____________________________________________________ ________________________________…

Engagement Coordinator

Job Title: Engagement Coordinator Organization: Chicago Wilderness Website: http://www.chicagowilderness.org/ Job Description POSITION SUMMARY The Engagement Coordinator will manage a broad range of communications and member relations support for Chicago Wilderness. This position will support the Director of Communications & Engagement with planning and implementation of…