How working for a nonprofit taught me the art of prioritizing

I’ve been in the nonprofit world for more than six years now. I’ve been fortunate enough to have a schedule that allows me to work part-time, so I have the time to do things like bear children, take grad classes and do some freelance writing and website design work. The benefits offered by nonprofits are usually pretty good, including generous time off and an understanding staff that don’t question you when you have to deal with sick kids or the occasional inconveniently timed personal appointment....more