Nonprofit Lift: A New Resource for Local Nonprofits

Nonprofit Lift

Nonprofit Lift provides connections to capacity-building resources for nonprofits in the Greater Milwaukee Region (and beyond, as many resources are available to nonprofits throughout the state), including a directory of consultants, resource lists for starting or running a nonprofit, and more.

Your Job Post Might Be Missing the Most Important Piece

We analyzed all 600+ job posts listed on Jobs That Help between January 1st and April 30th. We discovered that 25% of the job posts included a piece of information that was correlated with increased performance. Could including this piece of information also improve the effectiveness of your job posts?

Our Most Popular Jobs of 2020 & More: A Year in Review

Despite 2020 being an unusual year (to put it mildly), we are proud to have helped over 250 organizations fill over 1,200 opportunities last year. In addition, we saw our visitors increase by 20% in 2020 as compared to the previous year, with the site averaging more than 50,000 page views each month, and thousands of visitors weekly.

A Call to Action: Now is the Time

We are heartbroken by the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and so many more black and brown lives in our country. We stand in solidarity with those seeking justice and change, and we are inspired by the leadership shown by the nonprofit and community organizations that have been working tirelessly for racial justice across our state.

Guidance for Nonprofits Navigating Safely Reopening in Wisconsin

With the Wisconsin Supreme Court having struck down the state’s Safer at Home order, we hope these resources are helpful to nonprofits in guiding the complex decisions required to determine when and how to operate (or continue to operate) safely.

Resources for Job Searching in the “New Normal”

Navigating the changes to our community and lives as a result of the impact of COVID-19 is an ongoing process. Pursuing the next steps in your career in this changed world? We hope these resources with tips for job searching, networking, and interviewing are helpful to you.

Resume Templates for Nonprofit Job Seekers

Does your resume need an update? Or are you creating a resume for the first time? Sometimes, all you need is your favorite word processor and enough time. Other times, a resume template can help you highlight your strengths, better organize your experiences, and make you stand out in a way that increases your chances of catching the hiring manager’s eye.

Figuring Out Nonprofit Compensation

Wages by Occupation and Metro Area example

Whether you are a job seeker or an employer, determining the right amount of compensation for a position can be tricky! In this blog post, we review our favorite tool for reliable wage and salary data.

The Best Career Guides to Landing Your Nonprofit Dream Job

Best Career Guides to Your Nonprofit Dream Job

Whether you are just starting your job search for the first time as a student or recent graduate, are looking to switch to the nonprofit sector, or have years of nonprofit experience, here are the best guides on the web to landing your nonprofit dream job.

10 Ways to Make Your Nonprofit’s Job Posts Stand Out

8 Ways to Make Your Nonprofit Job Posts Stand Out

Employers in Wisconsin are currently facing one of the most challenging environments for recruitment that has existed in recent memory. This means that making your job posts stand out is especially important right now.

Meeting the Nonprofit: Ten Interviewing Tips

Meeting the Nonprofit: Ten Interviewing Tips

The job interview can be a stressful experience if you’re not prepared. Interviewing in the nonprofit sector is no exception – especially as every organization has its own unique mission, culture, and expectations.

17 Self-Care Steps for Job Seekers

Self-Care Steps for Job Seekers

Looking for a job is hard! Here are 17 steps to create a self-care plan that you can use to help you take good care of yourself during your job search and beyond.

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