You may know that volunteering has benefits for the organisation you’re supporting, but did you know it can also help you get ahead in a career?
Seek.com.au says putting your green thumb to work for a local not-for-profit can make you stand out among other candidates vying for the same position.
According to Seek, volunteering is advantageous in three ways:
- Employers view volunteering as being as credible as paid work,
- It can be advantageous in a job interview;
- It demonstrates valuable personality traits a business may be looking for.
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