Government / Non-Profit

Welcome to Fordham University Gabelli School of Business’ Government / Non-Profit Community! Here you’ll find resources such as blogs, events, and resources specific to Government and Non-Profits to help you embrace your career and academic journey and explore Fordham’s career resources in one central space.

Working for a local, state, or federal government employer offers many career possibilities for individuals from every academic discipline and interest area. Careers in the public sector are rewarding on many levels: the work you will do impacts the lives of others, there are numerous opportunities for professional growth and advancement, and the pay and benefits are competitive with the private sector.

You may also want a career that serves “the greater good”, which is often in non-profit organizations. Non-profits comprise a multi-trillion dollar sector of the US labor market and employ talented professionals from all academic disciplines and backgrounds. Whether planning fundraising events to benefit cancer research, advocating for human rights legislation, or traveling abroad to aid developing countries, there are multiple career opportunities that allow you to serve a cause you are passionate about.


Should You Connect on LinkedIn with Your Interviewer?

You’ve finished your job interview, and you think you did well answering the recruiter’s questions. You wonder if there’s a next step you consider: Should you connect with your interviewer on LinkedIn?

There are a lot of mixed messages about …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
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What Is a ‘Good’ Weakness for a Job Interview?

A common (yet often dreaded) interview question is, “What is your weakness?” because who wants to talk about what they aren’t good at? However, employers often ask this question to better understand who you are as a candidate, how you’ll …

By Rachel Pelta - Forage
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Where AI Can — and Can’t — Help Talent Management

In the era of fast-paced technology, AI has become a useful tool to businesses. Nowadays, companies can use AI to hire and retain talent.

Read this article to know how AI can play a big role in talent management!

By Fernanda Carvalho
Fernanda Carvalho
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How to Craft the Perfect Recipe for Persuasive Storytelling in Your Presentations

Want to deliver a great presentation? Read this article from for some tips!

By Basundhara Parasar
Basundhara Parasar
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Peloton : What’s the next move?

The pandemic winner-turned-loser Peloton must work on altering its strategy to succeed in these fast-moving times.

What would an ideal game-changing strategy be for them? Here are a few articles that might be helpful to readers to understand the business, …

By Anjani Shah
Anjani Shah
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