Just (don't) be yourself in the field

Many professionals find themselves working in countries where protections they might be accustomed to don’t exist. So how open can you be about who you are in the field while still respecting local cultural norms? The discussion continues.

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  • Kate Warren

    Kate Warren is Executive Vice President and resident talent and careers guru at Devex. With 15 years of global development recruitment experience advising international NGOs, consulting firms, and donor agencies, she has a finger on the pulse of hiring trends across the industry and insider knowledge on what it takes to break in.