Another common misconception about NPOs is that they are only involved with charity work.
NPOs actually serve a wide variety of functions.
NPOs that focus on education can help retrain people so that their skills are more in sync with the changing economy.
And finally, because NPOs employ so many people, they contribute to the economy indirectly by paying those employees.
Benefiting the health and welfare of a community is not at odds with stimulating its economy.
Please think about the welfare of the community when you make the decision.
The leader of a country is responsible for the welfare of all the citizens.
An economic recovery happens when a country’s economy improves.
In order to stimulate the economy, the government is encouraging companies to spend more.
Policymakers are thinking of incentives for businesses. For example, if a company spends over $5000, they don’t have to pay taxes.
It is crucial to support NPOs that help retrain people so that they can work again because the economy needs skilled workers.
It is crucial to focus on the welfare of the community.
Contrary to what many people believe, the economy is struggling.
First of all, at Community One, we focus on teaching people important skills that are more in sync with what the economy needs.
Finally, for people who have just graduated and can’t find a job, we offer internship programs so that they can gain experience in the work world.
Although we offer such classes, we are finding that it is not enough support.
Studies have shown that regular exercise contributes to one’s happiness, which then increases one’s chances to succeed.
After five years of a bad economy, the government has taken action and now the country is in economic recovery.
A widespread misconception of an economic recovery is that it will be very quick. However, research shows that it can take months and even years for the economy to become stable. Another misconception is that during an economic recovery, there is no way other than up. Contrary to what most people believe, there are many ups and downs during an economic recovery.
Tim: How do I get a job at an NPO?
Sal: It’s the same as applying for a normal job. First of all, you send your resume. Then, if they are interested, they’ll call you and set up an interview.
A special event in a town can cause a ripple effect, because people who attend the event also spend money at restaurants, stores, and hotels in the local community.
One possible sign of economic recovery is a decrease in that rate of unemployment.
address educational needs 교육적 필요를 해결하다
On the contrary 대조적으로
be in sync with ~에 맞추다
play a vital role in economic recovery 경제 회복에 지대한 역할을 하다
non-profit organization ↔ for-profit company
contrary to what many people believe 많은 사람들이 생각하는 것과 달리
pay for utilities like electricity and water 공과금을 내다 (예: 전기, 물)
ripple effect 파급 효과, a situation in which one event produces effects which spread and produce further effects
causing a ripple effect that benefits the entire community 전체 지역사회에 이득을 가져다 주는 파급 효과를 유발하는
in this way 이러한 방법으로
be at odds with/over 동의하지 않는
lose one’s job 실직하다
a support network 도움을 주는 네트워크(사람 모임)
unemployment 1 the state of being unemployed 2 the number of people who do not have a job that provides money