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SSIR’s hub for students, young professionals, and others new to social innovation



Why Personal Branding Is the Most Effective Career Tool for Young Professionals

Why it’s important for young professionals to consider personal branding an essential part of their professional development.

By Rosetta Thurman | 1 | May. 11, 2010


11 Reasons Why New College Grads Should Pursue Nonprofit Careers

For those interested in social innovation but who aren't sure what they want to do next.

By Rosetta Thurman | 2 | May. 10, 2010

Nonprofit Management

No More Master’s Degrees and Reverse Mentoring

Rethinking leadership—a few sources of advice.

By Rosetta Thurman | 2 | May. 3, 2010

Civil Society

The First Social Movement Plan Competition

Different from typical business plan competitions, the new Social-M Challenge is engaging people of diverse backgrounds to solve serious problems and gain experience in the world of campaigning.

By Lloyd Nimetz | 1 | Feb. 17, 2010