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Success Stories of the Week: Pallavi Tripathi and Viktor Nisnevich

The Career Design Lab is thrilled to celebrate the successes of all of our Columbia University School of Professional Studies students and alumni.
This week we highlight a student from Construction Management and an alumnus from Applied Analytics. Congratulations Pallavi …

By Matilda Ivarsson
Matilda Ivarsson
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How To: Opt-In for Personalized Job Blasts

If you are not receiving weekly newsletters from the Career Design Lab (CDL) on Wednesdays, you may need to update your weekly alert preferences on the CDL website. CDL’s weekly newsletter features quick links to exclusive resources for SPS students, …

By Carly Eldstrom
Carly Eldstrom Senior Student Intern
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How Nonprofit Professionals Can Get the Most Out of Fundraising and Leadership Conferences

This post was written by the LinkedIn for Nonprofits Team for the LinkedIn for Nonprofits Blog. It provides quick tips about how to get more out of conferences targeting the nonprofit sector.

Attending a conference — online or in person — can …

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LinkedIn for Nonprofits Team
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Leaving the military? How civilian non-profits can help you.

A 2020 Department of Veterans Affairs study on the Department of Defense’s Transition Assistance Program, or TAP, the program responsible for preparing 250,000 service members every year to leave the military, found that “many veterans did not understand the magnitude of the issues they …

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The 10 most innovative companies in sports in 2022

Betting apps and NFTs represent only a fraction of the new developments emanating from the sports world. Here’s how Fanatics, the NBA, Intel, and others are leading the industry forward.

Explore the full 2022 list of Fast Company’s Most Innovative …

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