(excerpted, in part, from my recently-released book, The Unfinished Social Entrepreneur) Plain speaking is not a social sector rule. It’s not even a cultural norm. As change agents, we are engulfed in gobbledygook and the poison pills of jargon, acronyms and buzzwords—a fusillade of shopworn words and vocabulary traps. Never in the history of humankind have so many words created...
WhyDev and Monash University are pleased to announce their joint international development mentoring program, Colab m, will feature as a regular postgrad course unit at Monash University from 2017. Students from any discipline and institution can also apply for cross-disciplinary or cross-institutional study.
More and more professionals want their work to deliver a sense of purpose. The MovingWorlds Institute aims to help high achieving individuals diversify their skills and develop real-world practical experience in transitioning to a social good career, while receiving industry mentoring custom-fit to their career aspirations.
Volunteer placements overseas can be a fantastic way to stand out in a crowded job market, but they can also be a huge investment. Noah Taylor has some tips to prepare you before making that big decision.
After gathering insights from friends and colleagues at the OECD, Malaika Neri gives some first-hand advice for landing a paid internship in the French capital.