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Building Your Social and Public Service Career in Oregon

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Careers in the social and public service sectors provide a rewarding opportunity to address society’s most urgent issues: health and wellness, education, housing, food security, family support, emergency response, and more. Social and public service professionals do vital work that positively and directly impacts the lives of others. But there are major challenges to entering […]

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Ben Forstag
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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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Career Pathways to Doing Good in Oregon

Posted on by Ben Forstag

Are you searching for work to make a difference in the lives of others? Are you looking for a nonprofit job in Oregon?  Do you have an idea for a social good or socially responsible company? Then please join us for this quarterly event co-produced by The Nonprofit Association of Oregon, Hatch Innovation, and Mac’s […]

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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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Get in the Holiday Sprit With Your Local Community at the SEMpdx Holiday Networking Party

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

The SEMpdx Holiday Networking Party is right around the corner! Join us and many of our local partners on December 8 at Spirit of 77 for good eats, drinks and conversation to ring in the holiday season!

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Cecilia Bianco
Former Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia, former Community Manager at Mac's List, is a strategic communications professional with deep knowledge of the local job market and how to launch your career in Portland. She has a passion for web-writing, wine, and the Pacific NW.
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Organizations Connecting Women in Portland

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

It’s no secret that women face many unique challenges in the workplace. In my career, I’ve found that connecting with other female professionals like myself can be key to overcoming these challenges. Finding a group of women to support you and your professional growth can go a long way towards boosting your career satisfaction. If […]

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Cecilia Bianco
Former Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia, former Community Manager at Mac's List, is a strategic communications professional with deep knowledge of the local job market and how to launch your career in Portland. She has a passion for web-writing, wine, and the Pacific NW.
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How to Network When You Don’t Know Anyone in the Room

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

Editor’s Note: This post was reprinted with permission from Mathys+Postestio. See the original post here.  As the young professionals branch of the Austin Ad Fed, theAD2ATX team is out and about every month meeting new folks in advertising, marketing and similar industries. Our members have vastly different career goals, despite their closeness in age. Some are freelancers, […]

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Cecilia Bianco
Former Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia, former Community Manager at Mac's List, is a strategic communications professional with deep knowledge of the local job market and how to launch your career in Portland. She has a passion for web-writing, wine, and the Pacific NW.
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Top 10 Nonprofit Networking Opportunities in Portland

Posted on by Ben Forstag

Did you know that nonprofits (as a sector) were one of the biggest employers in the Portland metro area, responsible for over 14.5% of all jobs in Multnomah County in 2013? With numbers like this, it’s no wonder why Portland has such a large and robust community of nonprofit professionals. If you’re looking to advance […]

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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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Meet the Local Communications Experts on our Fall 2015 Event Panel

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

New media is changing the career landscape for those in the field of communications. So, how can you keep up? What do you need to know? And better yet, how can you prepare for the future? Our four expert panelists at our Oct. 27 event have the answers to these questions and more to help […]

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Cecilia Bianco
Former Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia, former Community Manager at Mac's List, is a strategic communications professional with deep knowledge of the local job market and how to launch your career in Portland. She has a passion for web-writing, wine, and the Pacific NW.
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University of Oregon Alumni: Are You Ready to Get Connected?

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

The 7th Annual Get Connected event is right around the corner on Oct. 14! Exclusive to University of Oregon alumni and current students, the Get Connected event serves as a resource for job seekers, mentors, and hiring employers to mingle with one another and make connections! The keynote speaker this year is Rachel Beohm, a […]

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Cecilia Bianco
Former Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia, former Community Manager at Mac's List, is a strategic communications professional with deep knowledge of the local job market and how to launch your career in Portland. She has a passion for web-writing, wine, and the Pacific NW.
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Free Event: How to Strengthen Your Organization with Volunteers Age 50+

Posted on by Cecilia Bianco

People aged 45-64 make up 25% of Portland’s population. They are: experienced and educated, seeking personal and professional growth, and eager to use their spare time for social purpose. Unfortunately, all too often organizations fail to take full advantage of the passion and expertise of these older volunteers. Social Venture Partners Portland is working to […]

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Cecilia Bianco
Former Community Manager at Mac's List
Cecilia, former Community Manager at Mac's List, is a strategic communications professional with deep knowledge of the local job market and how to launch your career in Portland. She has a passion for web-writing, wine, and the Pacific NW.
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10 Can’t Miss Business Networking Groups in Portland

Posted on by Ben Forstag

The single most effective element to successful career management can be summed up in one word: network! This is particularly true in the business community, where personal relationships are the foundation for nearly every transaction. Whether you are looking to find a new job, meet your peers, or generate sales leads, regular networking is vital […]

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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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