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Secrets from a Nonprofit Recruiter in Portland

Posted on by Ben Forstag

Among the most frequent questions we hear at Mac’s List come from people looking to transition from the private sector into a nonprofit career. In The Complete Mac’s List Guide: Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond), Agnes Zach, Executive Director of Willamette Valley Development Officers (WVDO) and top nonprofit executive recruiter, shares her […]

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Ben Forstag
Managing Director at Mac's List
Ben Forstag is Managing Director of Mac’s List, where he is responsible for the organization's editorial and business operations. Ben has an extensive background in communications and marketing, primarily in the nonprofit and healthcare sector. Contact Ben at ben@macslist.org.
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5 Positive Economic Signs for Oregon Job Seekers

Posted on by Ben Forstag

  We all know that the job market in Oregon can be rough. Since the last recession, hiring has lagged behind other growth indicators and there is fierce competition for the most desired career opportunities. But things might be getting a bit easier for Oregonians looking for a new job.

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Ben Forstag
Managing Director at Mac's List
Ben Forstag is Managing Director of Mac’s List, where he is responsible for the organization's editorial and business operations. Ben has an extensive background in communications and marketing, primarily in the nonprofit and healthcare sector. Contact Ben at ben@macslist.org.
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Portland Women: Build Connections & Find Inspiration at Hub Dot’s Summer Event

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

  Portland’s creative and innovative women are convening at Hub Dot Portland: Connecting Through Creativity, July 16 at Jonathan Adler. Join us and experience an evening of stories, surrounding artistic projects and creativity in its many guises.

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Cecilia Bianco
Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia is the Community Manager of Mac’s List. Cecilia manages the online communications for Mac’s List, as well as all customer service needs. She blogs weekly about the Oregon job market, unique work opportunities, career development, and how to find the perfect job. Please contact Cecilia at cecilia@macslist.org.
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The Universal Language of Networking in Portland

Posted on by Jessica J Williams

  Portland, Oregon is considered by many to have some of the world’s best coffee, so you will often see many Portlanders networking over a good cup of joe. According to social media job search master, Joshua Waldman, in Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond): The Complete Mac’s List Guide, “Asking someone for […]

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Jessica J Williams
Jessica Williams served as Mac’s List editor from 2012 to 2015, and is a contributor to “Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond)." See http://bit.ly/landyoudreamjob. She is dedicated to serving smart, savvy women in career and business. Check out her career coaching programs at http://www.jessicajconsulting.com/.
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A Job Seeker’s Checklist for Networking in Portland

Posted on by Jessica J Williams

Networking in Portland is THE number one way to find a job. Hands down. Period. Building those connections is the best and fastest way to tap into the hidden job market – jobs that are never posted

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Jessica J Williams
Jessica Williams served as Mac’s List editor from 2012 to 2015, and is a contributor to “Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond)." See http://bit.ly/landyoudreamjob. She is dedicated to serving smart, savvy women in career and business. Check out her career coaching programs at http://www.jessicajconsulting.com/.
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The Miracle Morning Cure | Job Seeker Roundup

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

Every Friday, in addition to the latest Oregon employment news, we share the best and most important articles we think will help you in your job search. We hope these stories will inspire you, improve your job search and help you understand what employers are looking for in job candidates. Enjoy! Advice to Change Your […]

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Cecilia Bianco
Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia is the Community Manager of Mac’s List. Cecilia manages the online communications for Mac’s List, as well as all customer service needs. She blogs weekly about the Oregon job market, unique work opportunities, career development, and how to find the perfect job. Please contact Cecilia at cecilia@macslist.org.
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The Speakers Are Announced! Join us June 4 to Hear Their Stories

Posted on by Jessica Williams

I believe storytelling is the best way we learn AND I believe these folks have a lot to teach you. If you’re looking for work in Portland, then I hope you’ll join us June 4 at The University of Portland, where we’ll bring together some of Portland’s best and brightest to share their stories of […]

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Jessica Williams
Jessica Williams served as Mac’s List editor from 2012 to 2015, and is a contributor to “Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond)." See http://bit.ly/landyoudreamjob.
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Leaders with Management Skills Who Love Cats—We Have The Job For You.

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

The Humane Society for Southwest Washington is hiring a Feline Assistant Supervisor! The Humane Society for Southwest Washington (HSSW) enriches the lives of people, pets and our community through adoption and outreach, and serves as a resource for companion animal services and education.

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Cecilia Bianco
Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia is the Community Manager of Mac’s List. Cecilia manages the online communications for Mac’s List, as well as all customer service needs. She blogs weekly about the Oregon job market, unique work opportunities, career development, and how to find the perfect job. Please contact Cecilia at cecilia@macslist.org.
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This Word Will Shatter Your Career| Job Seeker Roundup

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

Every Friday, in addition to the latest Oregon employment news, we share the best and most important articles we think will help you in your job search. We hope these stories will inspire you, improve your job search and help you understand what employers are looking for in job candidates. Enjoy! Do You Like Free […]

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Cecilia Bianco
Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia is the Community Manager of Mac’s List. Cecilia manages the online communications for Mac’s List, as well as all customer service needs. She blogs weekly about the Oregon job market, unique work opportunities, career development, and how to find the perfect job. Please contact Cecilia at cecilia@macslist.org.
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Recent College Graduates Get Discount on Mac’s List Guide to Finding Work in Portland (and Beyond)

Posted on by Jessica Williams

Attention! Are you about to graduate from college or do you know someone who is? Mac’s List is offering a 15 percent discount on “Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond): The Complete Mac’s List Guide” to recent college graduates for the rest of May and June. In The Complete Mac’s List Guide, you […]

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Jessica Williams
Jessica Williams served as Mac’s List editor from 2012 to 2015, and is a contributor to “Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond)." See http://bit.ly/landyoudreamjob.
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