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Praise for Search from
Nonprofit Leaders

"The shortest distance between you and a good job in the nonprofit sector is reading this book. It takes you through each step--from realistic numbers about the scale of the nonprofit sector and how to begin your job search to negotiating a salary and ending the search. Like a fine gem, the value of this book far exceeds its size."

Barry Gaberman, Senior Vice President
The Ford Foundation

"Larry Slesinger has written a marvelously practical and informative book. Although its utility goes far beyond the nonprofit sector, the book is essential for the growing number of people who are finding the cause-oriented world of work more rewarding."

Raul Yzaguirre, President and CEO
National Council of La Raza

"Search is chock-full of suggestions. Experienced professionals looking for a nonprofit job will find the tips on managing a successful job search especially helpful."

Diana Aviv, President and CEO
Independent Sector

"Those of us in the nonprofit arena know that it's a very special place to be, with exceptional challenges and great satisfaction. Since finding the right job fit is key, the clear and practical information found in the pages of Search will be incredibly valuable to all readers."

Jan Verhage, Executive Director
Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital

"Search is a down-to-earth, straightforward road map for landing a senior position, including CEO, in a nonprofit organization. For those wishing to transition from government service or the for-profit sector, Larry Slesinger provides expert tips on how to leverage your experience and expertise."

John H. Graham IV, President and CEO
American Society of Association Executives (ASAE)

"Increasing the flow of talent into nonprofit organizations is one of the most important steps to strengthening the sector. Search is an excellent and pragmatic guide for people seeking to effectively apply their skills and experience at a nonprofit.”

Mario Morino, Chairman
Venture Philanthropy Partners

 


Invaluable Book!


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Price: $16.95
Paperback: 104 pages
Dimensions: 8.5" x 5.5"
Publisher: Piemonte Press
(March 1, 2004)
ISBN: 0-9746657-5-4


 

"At last! A practical guide for people seeking employment in the nonprofit world. . . .Larry Slesinger's counsel is wise and generous. . . .His candor as well as his thoughtfulness is refreshing. And the book is a pleasure to read."

William M. Dietel, former president
Rockefeller Brothers Fund

"Larry Slesinger offers concise, straightforward and insightful advice on how to seek - and find - the right job in the nonprofit arena."

Peter D. Bell, President
CARE

"Some books take hundreds of pages to tell you how to find a job.  Slesinger's book is mercifully short--a small gem that will tell you quickly what you need to know."

Joyce Henderson, Ed.D., Vice President for Human Resources
Volunteers of America

"More and more people are seeking ways to make a difference in society and are turning to the nonprofit sector as a way to do it. But the transition from a for-profit business to a nonprofit organization can be difficult. In Search, Larry Slesinger has provided a roadmap for navigating the switch. He provides important, practical strategies that can lead to a rewarding nonprofit career."

William D. Novelli, CEO
AARP

"Larry Slesinger knows that of which he writes. A seasoned professional in the realm of nonprofit management and a consummate matchmaker in the executive search world, Larry provides counsel that is right on. Read, follow your dream-and enjoy making a difference while making a living."

Patricia Riley Johnson, Founder and CEO
Rebuilding Together/Christmas in April