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Women In International Security. Membership. WFPG membership is open to individuals and organizations experienced in international affairs and committed to global engagement and the promotion of women as international affairs leaders.

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Our unique combination of programming and leadership development activities allow our members to continually enhance their knowledge and contacts in this fast-changing field. Members are drawn from across the international affairs community and include international organizations, the government, and the corporate, non-profit, diplomatic, and media sectors. Women in Leadership Certificate. This five-course certificate program examines the issues facing women in leadership positions and offers strategies for handling them.

Women in Leadership Certificate

Professor Deborah Streeter balances academic research regarding social norms and expectations with practical strategies for operating effectively within the workplace. She discusses how to outmaneuver the "double bind" dilemma, showing strong leadership qualities without being penalized for it. Professor Streeter discusses how women can best negotiate in the workplace, ways to effectively provide both positive and negative feedback and how they can strengthen their emotional intelligence to stand out as a leader among both men and women.

The series includes the following courses: Forbes Welcome. The 4 little words you should always use when asking for a raise. (Sebastiaan ter Burg/Flickr) Your success in a salary negotiation often comes down to how you frame your request.

The 4 little words you should always use when asking for a raise

Using four simple words — when, I, feel, and need — could mean the difference between an open communication with your boss and your requests falling on deaf ears. Dr. Michael McNulty, a master trainer from The Gottman Institute and founder of the Chicago Relationship Center, tells Business Insider that those who want to express a concern in any relationship should do so in a positive manner, avoid blaming language, use mostly "I" statements, and discuss your perspective, feelings, and needs, which is called the "gentle startup" technique. It looks something like: "When X happens or happened, I feel Y, and I need Z. " Welcome. Forbes Welcome. Galloway International Congressional Fellowship « Galloway Family Foundation. The GFF believes that a void currently exists in the interaction between government practitioners and individuals working in academic and non-governmental organizations.

Galloway International Congressional Fellowship « Galloway Family Foundation

To rectify this problem, the GFF has established the Galloway International Congressional Fellowship (GICF). The Fellowship offers professionals opportunities to work directly in Congress with Senators and Foreign Relations Committee staff on a variety of major foreign-policy issues. The Fellow will provide Committee members with his or her expertise on foreign-policy issues facing the U.S., while the Committee members give the Fellow a hands-on, in-depth education in setting and administering foreign policy. The current GICF application round closes at 5PM ET on August 5, 2016. GICF Fellowship Posting. What Are Your Strengths? "What are your strengths?

What Are Your Strengths?

" is one of the most common job interview questions and can be difficult to answer. 20 Best And Worst Fonts To Use On Your Resume. Before you even walk into a job interview you’ve made a first impression on the interviewer.

20 Best And Worst Fonts To Use On Your Resume

How? Through your resume. According to a study conducted by the job search site TheLadders.com, recruiters spend only about six seconds scanning a resume. How to Make a Career Change With No Experience. One of the most common job search frustrations stems from people who want to change careers, but are paralyzed by the assumption that they don’t have enough experience.

How to Make a Career Change With No Experience

Sound familiar? Career Mistakes Made in Your 20s. A 6-Step Survival Guide To Navigate The Hidden Obstacles To Female Leadership. Beyond Salary: What to Look for in a New JobThe Savvy Intern by YouTern. How to Deal With Negative People at Work Who Always Complain. Up until very recently, I’ve had two techniques for dealing with negative co-workers and colleagues.

How to Deal With Negative People at Work Who Always Complain

Full disclosure: Neither of them ever worked. First, I tried avoiding negative people. 7 Important Financial Steps to Take in Your 30s.

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Job Opportunities. Your Source for Political Risk Analysis. A Surprisingly Effective Networking Trick For Introverts. Research suggests that up to 80% of jobs are found through networking.

A Surprisingly Effective Networking Trick For Introverts

Stop and actually consider that statistic: as many as 8 out of 10 people find jobs by networking (not cold emailing their resume). Jobs aren't the only things found, either - an astonishing number of clients, business transactions, and partnerships are still established through face-to-face networking. We all know this. The problem is, for many of us the prospect of networking is about as appealing as going to the DMV. Raise your hand if you dread filling out "Hello, my name is ___" stickers and making small talk about how "neat" the venue is.

Here's What a Recent Grad's LinkedIn Profile Should Look Like. Employers don't want to hire college kids; they want to recruit young professionals.

Here's What a Recent Grad's LinkedIn Profile Should Look Like

And one of the best ways to show you're the latter – even when you're still green – is to build a professional presence on LinkedIn. After all, it's the world's largest online professional network, which, according to its website, is accruing more than two new members per second. You should be one of these new members, showing off what a catch you are to the 364 million-plus professionals on LinkedIn. Here's a real-life example of a great cover letter (with before and after versions!) I had sworn off sharing more examples of real-life resumes and cover letters for a while because when I’ve done it in the past, I’ve found it supremely frustrating that people want to tear them apart and quibble with details.

But a reader just sent me a cover letter that I can’t resist posting, especially because it comes with a “before” version and the “after” version she created after reading the cover letter advice here. As she says herself, the difference is dramatic. Don’t let student loans hold you back: 5 ways to tackle your debt. Credit: Meredith Eller Photography. 5 Helpful Job Websites for New Grads. So, you've put the finishing touches on your bachelor's or master's degree. Now, it's time to hunt for your first job—a mission often fraught with uncertainty. As you swap your cap and gown for a business suit and a briefcase, consider these five job websites tailored for new graduates: 7 Ingredients for a Successful Job Search Recipe. A baker recently shared her prize-winning cake recipe. Not surprisingly, it contained quite a few ingredients that needed to be accurately measured and combined in a very specific order.

When you don't follow the recipe, unfortunate results will likely ensue. The same thing goes for job searching. It's about combining the proper amount of several ingredients, in the correct order, over a period of time to receive that most delicious job offer. 1. Linkedin. Suit Up! Life in the Foreign Service: Joining USAID. USAID Foreign Service Hiring Process USAID is one of 4 agencies that use the Foreign Service classification system.

Their process is similar in some ways to the State Dept. with the main difference of not requiring what is called the Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT). Federal Job Application Strategies - Careers in GovernmentCareers in Government. Find a Job Using Social Media. How to Make Your Resume Stand Out. Excel for Data Analysis and Visualization. Inclusive Leadership Training. So You Want to Work for the UN? Some Resources. List of Free Grant Writing Courses and Training Programs. SALUT et bonjour ! Autour du monde Carte De Visite Standard. Employment Information for Job Seekers. Yale Online. MEASURE Evaluation M&E Learning Center. Monitoring and Evaluation NEWS » Online training. Free relevant well organised online courses: Statistics, Model Thinking and others Wednesday, October 24th, 2012. MEASURE Evaluation M&E Learning Center.

50 Intelligent LinkedIn Tips That Could Change Your Life. Teach English in Korea. Best ESL jobs in Korea. Home. 7 Questions To Ask During A Job Interview. Give your résumé a face lift. After avoiding the 7 deadly sins of résumé design, you may be asking, “If I can’t use crazy colors, clip art, and other types of decoration, how do I make my résumé stand out from the crowd?” Like many things, the answer lies in the details.

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20 avoidable job search mistakes - Page 3. 30+ Simple Resume Design Ideas that work. 10 Things You Should Know About Your Job Interviewer. Ever wonder what's going through the mind of the person sitting across from you at your job interview?