Work that Makes a Difference: Getting Started in a Compassionate Career
Looking for a job that makes a difference in the world? Alexandra Mitchell, co-author of the book Compassionate Careers: Making a Living by Making A Difference (out March, 23, 2015), wants to help you make it happen. Like A Boss Girls spoke with her about how to find what motivates you and connect with organizations that share your passion.
Why are compassionate careers are so important?
Desmond Tutu said, “If we don’t refresh the face of civil society, we won’t have a civil society.” I think that is very important. It’s one of the underpinnings of everything that our lives revolve around. For-profits do their work, and government does their job, but we really need the third sector. We really need people who are doing things because it’s the right thing to do and out of the goodness of our hearts, to focus on the common good, and do all of […..continue reading the article at the Like a Boss Girls site…]