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How to Make a Great Second Impression (Inc.)

Everyone knows that first impressions are important. As such, almost everyone in business has already honed their appearance, smile, and handshake. But often that means first impressions are all similar and forgettable.What isn't forgettable and, indeed, what defines you as a businessperson is the second impression. This takes place after the ritual greetings, when the other person begins to assess who you really are.

How to Write a Cover Letter (Harvard Business Review)

No one likes job hunting. Scouring through online jobs boards, spiffing up your résumé, prepping for grueling interviews — none of it’s fun. But perhaps the most challenging part of the process is writing an effective cover letter. There’s so much conflicting advice out there, it’s hard to know where to start. Indeed, in an age of digital communication, many might question whether you even need a cover letter anymore.

Professional Development Events

Community Professional Development events in town offered by partners and community organizations

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Listserv Goes Members Only

Do you get emails from YNPN contact with the subject [southernnevada]? Then this news is for you...

Since kicking off our membership program in 2014, YNPN Southern Nevada want to create more ways for members to share with each other. One resource that can help is the listserv that is currently open to the public and includes over 200 interested nonprofit professionals or volunteers in Southern Nevada. 

Starting in July, we will close access to the listserv and make it "members only". 

Want to become a member to continue using this great resource? Click here to find out about our membership options!

Announcing "Connecting for Change" Conference


YNPN, the American Society of Public Administrators, and the American Planning Association are happy to announce that registration is now open for the December 5th "Connecting for Change" conference. We can now confirm that the Executive Director for YNPN National will be the lunch keynote speaker. 

Details on the conference can be found on connectingforchange2013.eventzilla.net and on the attached flyer. 
We hope to see you on December 5. 


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