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How to Move Up From your Entry-Level Nonprofit Job Part 1 - Employed for Good

How to Move Up from your Entry-Level Nonprofit Job (Part 1 of 2)

*This post is the first in a two-part series on how to advance from your entry-level nonprofit role into the next phase of your  career.*


When you’re just starting out in the nonprofit sector – or your career – it’s easy to start imagining how your role might evolve. You may be a coordinator or associate now (common terms for the most entry-level roles in nonprofit), but you’ve got great ideas. And you’ve got dreams of moving up the ladder.

As you should.

Organizations benefit from ambitious employees, particularly if they’re jazzed about both the mission and their future at an organization. Your head is in the right space.

But before you run off to plot your first big promotion, Continue reading