Search:
Decorative Side Bird

Career Management

Character in fundraising - Principle number six: Persuasiveness

Written By: Roger Richard Breault
August 23, 2004

This is the sixth in a series of articles about the seven character traits to develop to become an effective fundraiser. This week: being persuasive.

Career Q&A: Conducting a successful interview

Written By: Michael Mayne
August 16, 2004

Found yourself on the other side of the hiring desk? Follow these tips to conduct a successful job interview.

Career Q&A: The importance of having a job description

Written By: Alan Kearns
August 3, 2004

Don't have a written job description for your work? Here's why you should be worried.

Character in fundraising - Principle number five: Efficiency

Written By: Roger Richard Breault
July 26, 2004

This is the fifth in a series of articles about the seven character traits to develop to become an effective fundraiser. This week: being efficient.

Career Q&A: How to handle being fired

Written By: Michael Mayne
July 19, 2004

Being fired from a job is a difficult and demoralizing experience. Find out how to bounce back quickly by following these tips.

Career Q&A: Job hunting in another country

Written By: Alan Kearns
July 5, 2004

Not sure what to say when an employer asks you for your salary expectations? Our Career Q&A columnist provides some advice.

Character in fundraising - Principle number four: Direction

Written By: Roger Richard Breault
June 28, 2004

This is the fourth in a series of articles about the seven character traits to develop to become an effective, fundraiser. This week: having direction.

Career Q&A: Making the most of networking

Written By: Michael Mayne
June 21, 2004

Struggling to find success in your job search despite great credentials? It might be time to tap into your network.

Career Q&A: Things to consider before quitting your job

Written By: Michael Mayne
June 7, 2004

Thinking about quitting your job? Don't hand in your notice until you read this article.

Character in fundraising - Principle number three: Self-confidence

Written By: Roger Richard Breault
May 25, 2004

This is the third in a series of articles about the seven character traits to develop to become an effective, fundraiser. This week: have self-confidence.

Am I a workaholic?

Written By: Teresa Howe
May 17, 2004

A self-evaluation checklist to determine whether you are a workaholic.

Character in fundraising - Principle number two: Fervency

Written By: Roger Richard Breault
April 19, 2004

This is the second in a series of articles about the seven character traits to develop to become an effective, fundraiser. This week: be fervent.

Character in fundraising - Principle number one: Intelligence

Written By: Roger Richard Breault
March 22, 2004

This is the first in a series of articles about the seven character traits to develop to become an effective, fundraiser. This week: being intelligent.

E-learning myths, challenges, and benefits

Written By: Jacques LeCavalier and Bill Tucker
May 26, 2003

This article dispels some of the common misconceptions about e-learning.

To stay or leave: Job satisfaction and turnover

Written By: Teresa Howe
May 20, 2003

Job satisfaction and retention in the workplace.

The personal impact of telecommuting and virtual work

Written By: Gillian Kerr
February 7, 2002

Setbacks and solutions to working from home.

Concordia launches fundraising course for young activists of colour

Written By: No
April 26, 1999

An innovative new fundraising course targeted at young activists of colour interested in working as fundraisers in a community-based setting will take off in a few months at Concordia University's Institute in Management and Community Development in Montreal.

Education consortium launches National Program in Fundraising Education

Written By: Canadian FundRaiser
September 14, 1998

This September, the National Program in Fundraising Education, a consortium of educational institutions from across Canada, will launch a new program in charitable fundraising education.

What are prospective employers looking for?

Written By: Canadian FundRaiser
January 30, 1995

Highlighting some of the trends in the fundraiser's job market, as well as what employers look for in candidates.