Career Website of the Month: BridgeStar.Org

Are you looking to pursue a nonprofit career and don’t know where to start?  BridgeStar.Org is an excellent website for job transitioners interested in the nonprofit sector:

http://www.bridgestar.org/LearningCenters/Transition.aspx

 We recommend this site because it offers:

  • a top-notch job bank for nonprofit leadership positions and a listserv where you can sign up to receive job alerts for current job openings;
  • tips on how to adapt your resume to a nonprofit job search and quality resume samples for nonprofit careers;
  • professional advice and career stories shared by leaders who successfully transitioned into the nonprofit sector;
  • job search and networking strategies specific to the nonprofit world;
  • links to additional resources, including top nonprofit job boards and a free online e-book by another popular site, Idealist.Org:  The Idealist Guide to Nonprofit Careers for Sector Switchers:  http://www.idealist.org/info/Careers/Guides/SectorSwitcher

If you’re pursuing your MPA, PPA, and/or are interested in a nonprofit leadership career, don’t miss this valuable site!

 Written by Career Services Advisor Dina Bergren

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