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Old 07-24-2013, 01:34 PM
 
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Thinking about moving to the other side of the desk and trying to transition my sales & marketing skills into something I could use in the non-profit world. Reaching that age where realistically most companies are passing me over in favor of younger candidates. Right now I interact with many development & advancement people trying to sell them various niche products for non-profits. At least from what I have seen, it's pretty common to still see people in their late 40's and into their 60's still working as development officers.

Anyone have experience jumping from a sales career into working as a development officer at a non-profit?
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