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How to Organize Your Job Search Activities (and Feel Good Doing It)

Let’s get right to it. Job hunting is the worst.

I’m reminded of this every time I sit with my boyfriend to talk job prospects. He’s smart, talented and dedicated, yet sometimes he’ll forget! The job search is just that good at eating away at your confidence & optimism.  

It also exacerbates real life stressors, stuff we all go through at some point – like financial stress, low self-esteem, imposter syndrome, and other fun anxiety-inducing things.

No one can make that stuff disappear. But there is a way to make this easier, a piece of advice that’s often neglected on career sites: organizing your search activities.

Yup yup! When the act of job searching already has you feeling like this….


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5 Excel List Nightmares Any Nonprofit Employee Can Fix

 

No matter which department you work for at your organization, chances are that Excel spreadsheets have touched your life in one way or another.

 

If you’re like me, then you’re eager to dive into that world of cells and formulas. Or, maybe you dread it each time you see an email request with a .csv or .xlsx attachment. Continue reading