Career: Nonprofits & Public Sector
This guide includes books, databases, journals and websites which can help a career search in Nonprofits and the Public Sector.
Available to Questrom School of Business majors, minors and alums only. See ‘Industries & Professions’ tab for information on a broad range of industries. See ‘Guides’ tab for premium Industry & Company Guides:
– Vault Guide to Government Agency Careers
– Vault Guide to Nonprofit Careers
– Vault Guide to Nonprofit Jobs
– Career Launcher: Nonprofit Organizations
The following books may be found in Pardee Library Reference.
They do not circulate:
Nonprofit leadership and management X HD62.6 J67 2010
Financial and Accounting Guide for Not-for-Profit Organizations X HF5686 .N56 G76
Not-for-Profit Accounting, Tax, and Reporting Requirements X HG4027.65 M363
The following circulating books may be found in Pardee Library stacks.
Financial and Strategic Management for Nonprofit organizations X HD62.6 .B78
Nonprofit Handbook: Everything You Need to Know to Start and Run Your Nonprofit OrganizationX HD62.6 .G762
New Nonprofit Almanac and Desk Reference X HD2769.2 .U6 N47
Transitioning to the nonprofit sector HD2769.2 U6 O88 2007
Financial Management for Nonprofit Organizations: Policies and Practices X HG4027.65 .Z54
Complete idiot’s guide to getting government jobs JK716 C598 2010
How to Form a Nonprofit Corporation X KF1388 .Z9 W37
More Circulating Books can be found in the Library Online Catalog:
Word Search – To find books in the Pardee Library, type relevant word(s) and use “Location” drop down menu. Books may be sorted by date, using “Search and Sort” menu.
Subject Search – The catalog can be searched using the following subject headings:
News & Trade Journals
To find news articles you may search the following databases:
Note: ABI/INFORM GLOBAL indexes, abstracts, and provides full text of articles in business magazines, journals, and the Wall Street Journal. ABI/Inform covers more than 1,600 leading business and management publications and scholarly journals with full text for 700 of these titles. ABI/Inform Global also includes ABI/Inform Trade and Industry which covers more than 750 trade publications and ABI/Inform Dateline which provides coverage of more than 140 local, city, state, and regional business publications as well as business-oriented newswire services from the U.S. and Canada.
Note: BUSINESS SOURCE COMPLETE contains indexes, abstracts and full text of business publications, scholarly publications and peer-reviewed journals.
Guidestar Nonprofit Compensation Report
Large-scale nonprofit compensation report and analysis based on IRS data. To access this report, see librarians at Pardee Library in the Questrom School of Business.
http://www.bridgestar.org – Bridgestar provides research and access to non-profit job postings (registration is currently free through their pilot program).
http://www.ksg.harvard.edu/hauser/links – Harvard website links to non-profit areas of interest.
http://www.hireculture.org – Hire Culture is a job site for culturaly based opportunities.
http://www.sustainablebusiness.com/jobs – This site contains positions at environmentally friendly businesses.
http://onphilanthropy.com – This site is especially for non-profit professionals.
http://www.execsearches.com/exec/default.asp – Mid-level and executive positions in the non-profit world are located on this site.
http://www.nptimes.com – Has a salary survey as well.
http://stats.bls.gov – Wages and salaries are given for various kinds of jobs and includes regional economic outlooks.