Volunteering is one of the best ways for people to make a difference in other people’s lives and make solid connections with others in the process. Most high school students and undergrads have the time to give back to their community or cause, but if you’re working a rigid 9-to-5 schedule – how do you make room for volunteering?
If your company has a corporate volunteer program, consider joining their efforts. Though many will benefit from your help and involvement, volunteering in the workplace can assist your career growth as well – according to Sylvia Ann Hewlett in an article on Forbes. Consider three reasons to volunteer on behalf of your company:
The holiday season is rapidly approaching, and to most people that means shopping for gifts, going to holiday parties, and spending time with family and friends. But just because you are busier than usual doesn’t mean you have to put your job search on hold!