Summer Experience 2024: Funding Sources

By Maya Sanyal
Maya Sanyal Associate Director
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YSEinDC Alumni Site Visits and Networking Events

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CPD is excited to announce that our registration for YSEinDC individual site visits will open February 7th at 12pm! All students must register via YSENext. 

By Kathy Douglas
Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director

Careers with the United Nations: Step by Step Guide

In this article, Gagan Vaseer (https://www.linkedin.com/in/gaganvaseer/) provides step-by-step instructions on how to build a career in the United Nations. He presents a strategy to develop skills and experience that will make a candidate successful in this goal. This is an …

By Maya Sanyal
Maya Sanyal Associate Director
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80,000 Hours Career Guide

Interested in a deep dive on longer term career planning over winter break?

80,000 hours offers a free career guide to help you do just that. Listen to the podcast, read the abbreviated version, or download the entire guide.

From …

By Kathy Douglas
Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Interested in a Summer Experience or Full Time Role with The World Bank Group? Quick Tips To Get Started

By Kathy Douglas
Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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How Can You Tell if An Employer Values Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace?

Diversity and inclusion in the workplace can feel like a buzz phrase, but in practice, it’s a way to make all employees feel supported and empowered to succeed at work. Some companies do the bare minimum and post pledges on …

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Should I Put My Pronouns on My Resume? Ask the “Queer Career Coach”

While we now use online job boards and Zoom meetings in place of classified ads and formal handshakes, one thing remains the same: A good resume can speak volumes about you, before you even open your mouth. Your resume is …

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America’s Best Employers for Diversity: Forbes

From the website:

Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista to create the sixth annual list of America’s Best Employers for Diversity. To determine the rankings, Statista surveyed more than 45,000 Americans working for businesses with at least 1,000 employees. …

By Kathy Douglas
Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Human Rights Campaign Foundation Corporate Equality Index 2023-24

From the report website:

As the national benchmarking tool measuring policies, practices and benefits pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) employees, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index is a primary driving force for LGBTQ+ workplace …

By Kathy Douglas
Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director
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Resumes in Flux: Adapting to Job Market Changes and AI-Driven Tools

Resumes are an essential tool for job hunting. When job hunting, resumes must evolve to avoid hurting career prospects.

Crafting a resume can be a challenging task, with so many conflicting advice and recommendations available.

However, this is also an …

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