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Here's what we got on tap for you today
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The Social Impact Conferences You Should Actually Attend
First things first, congrats to our survey-taking gift card winners! If your name is Katie S, Selena C, Jasmin B, or Taylor L…come on down! Check your inbox! Your Patagonia gift card is waiting for you. If you buy a fleece vest, please oh please send us your best tech bro impressions.
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Alright now let’s get to it. Several survey-takers said they wanted more tips on landing their dream job. We get it, and as your job search fairy godmothers, we wish we could cast a magical job-landing spell over you and call it a day.
Since we can’t, we’ll give ya some tips instead. You know how you can land a great job? By getting a referral. How do you get a referral? You gotta meet new people in your industry. How do you meet new people in your industry? You go to conferences.
That might sound like the least fun “if you give a mouse a cookie” plot line ever, but we promise that there is fun to be had at social impact conferences.
Here’s why you should go to them:
And here are the conferences we love:
Find all the links to these conferences and more here! Now go get your conferencing on and thank us later when you meet your next work bestie.