and Career Counseling.. 1
How do I post a job on the GAIN Job Board?
Career counseling seems like an invaluable tool that
is built right into my membership. How do I take advantage of this?
and Hiring Assistance. 2
My current job is only around until Election Day! What
do I do next?
My organization is looking for some stellar applicants
to fill some vital open positions. How can GAIN be helpful here?
and Certifications. 2
Tell me more about your certification system. How do I
go about getting certified in a certain campaign/political toolset?
My organization wants to plan a GAIN training? What do
I’m a member but new to the progressive job hunt.
Where should I start?
I’m not in DC! What are my options for getting
involved with GAIN?
If I want to post
jobs to the job board what membership level should I purchase and how much does
it cost?. 3
difference between being a general member and a dues paying member of GAIN? 3
Job Board and Career
How do I post a job on the GAIN Job Board?
To post a job you need to have a GAIN profile. If you don't, click
on "Join GAIN" and
select an organizational user or member level (Organizational General User,
Bronze, Silver or Gold Level Membership).
Login with your account info and click on
"Post a Job." From there you can click on "Submit an
Opening" and fill out the info for the job posting.
Your job will be active on our job board for 30 days unless you update it or
Career counseling seems like an invaluable tool that is
built right into my membership. How do I take advantage of this?
us and we will work with you to set up an appointment
that best fits your needs. Stay tuned for the announcement of our new "OHours” online
Bank and Hiring Assistance
My current job is only
around until Election Day! What do I do next?
Get back to work
and let GAIN worry about post-election. Stay tuned for information about our 50
State GAIN Plan to find out about what your career options are after this
election cycle comes and goes!
My organization is looking for some stellar applicants to
fill some vital open positions. How can GAIN be helpful here?
us and we will [something about the Talent Bank,
getting you the talent you need]. In addition, GAIN member organizations have
access to our talent bank of thousands(?) of progressive professionals and our
personalized hiring assistance. Click here to join. If
you are already a member, click here to contact our support team
My organization wants to plan a GAIN training? What do we
Contact us! GAIN can
work with your organization to develop a custom training to meet your needs.
You worry about the work ahead, we’ll worry about getting your staff ready!
I’m a member but new to the progressive job hunt. Where
should I start?
As a member you can
schedule a meeting with one of our career advisors by submitting a contact form and sign up
to attend one of our Brownbag Training Sessions
this summer. Also check out our calendar of events for upcoming networking
I’m not in DC! What are my options for getting involved
Fear not! We host
trainings in a variety of locations across the country, check out our site for
the latest calendar of events. We also offer several of our trainings via
webinar. Click here to find out
how to access those. And, if you are a dues-paying member of GAIN you can
access one-on-one career counseling by phone, skype, or in-person at locations
around the country. Click here to learn
If I want to post jobs to the job board what membership level
should I purchase and how much does it cost?
Posting jobs to GAIN's job board is now
free! All organizational users can post their job openings and have them viewed
by thousands of progressive job-seekers!
Click on the "Join GAIN"
button and select the organizational membership you'd like: General User
(FREE), Bronze, Silver or Gold) and create a profile. After you've done that,
sign into your account, click on "Post a Job" and then you can submit
What's the difference between
being a general member and a dues paying member of GAIN?
A general user gets to use the GAIN website and search job posting &
resumes for free.
A dues paying member is able to do that PLUS receive a variety of other
benefits including individual career assistance or organizational hiring
assistance. Only organizational members who pay dues can post job openings on
the GAIN job board. All paid members can receive help when shopping for and
purchasing health care for themselves or their employees. And members also get
discounts to all GAIN events and many non GAIN events, as well as discounts on
publications, rental cars and more.
How do I know what membership
level I have?
If you're not sure what membership level you are, click here. (You must be signed
in to access membership status.)
How do I upgrade my membership?
Individual users can upgrade to an individual membership, and organizational
users can upgrade to an organizational membership.
To upgrade or renew you must be signed into your account. You can then click on
"Membership Status" under the membership drop down menu and click the
"securely renew your membership" link.
To change your membership from individual to organizational, or vice versa,
please contact us!
My membership has expired, how
do I renew?
To renew your membership click here!
I don't remember my password or
username - how do I find out what they are?
Don't remember your username? Email us and we'll let you know. If you don't remember your
password, click here.
What does my membership fee go
Your dues help us to maintain and
provide career assistance, the job board, events, trainings, workshops and
more. GAIN also works with progressive organizations who have hiring needs, and
connects them to the right candidates. With such a large progressive community
this is a big job!
getting too many emails! Make them stop!!!
Well, that’s not really a question, but you can go here to update your email
subscription preferences. And, don’t forget to also update your job board
subscriptions if you’d like to stop receiving job postings by email.