What We’re Reading: August 2016

How to switch to the nonprofit world, Boston Globe
Job Doc Columnist Elaine Varelas answers a question ESC gets all the time: How do I transition to volunteer, service-based work after a career in corporate?

Michael Phelps Offers An Encore Career Lesson For Us, Forbes
“None of us will ever be able to do what Michael Phelps has in the pool. But we can follow in his scissor kicks in life.”

Even Olympians are getting into the encore movement!

“Whatever your path is, we’re going to help you find it, and be on it.”

A great story on a great organization. We are proud to have worked with Crossroads and helped them grow!

Advice on Attracting Diverse DonorsChronicle of Philanthropy
In this collection of articles from the Chronicle, the topic of appealing to donors of a variety of races and ethnicities.

Before you retire make a leisure plan with purposeUSA TODAY
ESC’s Discovering What’s Next Program Director David Guydan speaks on his encore career as a nonprofit professional in this column on retiring with purpose