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#60Day Challenge, Day 14: Volunteer!

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One of the best ways for a young professional with limited work experience to impress an employer? Volunteering.

And yet, very few young careerists feature volunteering on their resumes or LinkedIn profiles. So your task for Day 14 of the #60Day Challenge: arrange two high-quality volunteer assignments…   

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How Volunteering At Work Boosts Your Career

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:   

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