PCDN’s Guide to Organizations “Beyond” and “Without” Borders

Most of heard of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières ,  established in 1971 to deal with unmet medical humanitarian need in conflict zones.  Since then, a number of “X” beyond or without borders groups have emerged.  These organizations tend to focus on areas where traditional political borders are irrelevant and focus on peacebuilding and social change needs.Continue reading “PCDN’s Guide to Organizations “Beyond” and “Without” Borders”

When Introducing Yourself, Remember Your Hat, PCDN, 11/29/17

An important aspect of attending events (particularly in DC), is introducing yourself effectively.  Sometimes at the beginning of an event (especially where there is a small number of attendees), you will be asked to share your name and job.  In the gig world, that might be more of a challenge when we are wearing multipleContinue reading “When Introducing Yourself, Remember Your Hat, PCDN, 11/29/17”

PCDN Career Series, November Free Webinar, Work-Life Balance for Social Change Professionals, 11/30/17

I will be part of the upcoming PCDN Career Series Webinar on “Work-Life Balance for Social Change Professionals” scheduled for Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 1:30-2:30 EST.  I will be joined by Surabhi Lal, Director, Career Services at New York University, and Catalina Rojas, Director of Innovation at PCDN. Registration and access information is here,Continue reading “PCDN Career Series, November Free Webinar, Work-Life Balance for Social Change Professionals, 11/30/17”