Special Guest Allison Jones spoke about the launch of Idealist Careers–a blog by Idealist.org that helps jobseekers find, land, and love their social impact careers. Allison reviewed the reasons for the launch, challenges in maintaining the blog, successes for the blog and Idealist, and best practices for organizations interested in blogging for the communities they serve. You can apply these lessons to your own blogging work!
The recording is now available: HERE.
Allison is passionate about connecting people to the resources they need to change the world. In her current role as Editor, she engages the Idealist community on social media and manages IdealistCareers.org. When not working, she’s blogging about how Millennials can create careers that make a difference at allisonj.org, exploring her New Jersey neighborhood by foot, and making a mess in her kitchen. Drop her an email if you want to chat about careers, the social sector, and social media–allison [at] idealist [dot] org.
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