Not landing the interview? Or getting ANY feedback?


  • Become irresistibly professional, attractive, and engaging.
  • Tell a clear, compelling story about you and your impact goals.
  • Be easily tailored and updated in the future.

Plus, you will uncover your unique Hero Story—the key force separating YOU from other candidates.



Finding your next impact job making you question your skills (and sanity)?

Tried every strategy and still not secured the interview?

If you meet the minimum qualifications for positions - including the right degrees, languages, and relevant experience - but can't get to the next stage in your job applications, then uncovering our proven techniques is for you.

Wasting hours writing applications only to never hear back?

Our Ultimate CV Checklist can help you spend your limited time more efficiently and effectively by using proven tactics to stop applying to the WRONG jobs, and start DOING the work you love.

Our ULTIMATE CV CHECKLIST will give you:

  • Insider secrets on what hiring managers REALLY look for and what priority factors you should focus on. (If you focus on these key tactics we share, you can ignore almost all the others.) This is about focus. Pay attention to these key strategies and you'll reach your career goals faster.  
  • Whether you're just starting out or you've been in development for years, we'll show you 15 simple steps you can take right now to accelerate your career and get started living the life of impact you want - for you, your family and community. 
  • How to easily strengthen your chances at getting a top job with real-world examples from the CVs of proven development professionals. I went through dozens of the best CVs I've helped clients write and used them to make this Checklist.

Who Am I and What Do I Know About Getting a Job In Development?

Founder, Impact Courses for Changemakers  

Hi, there, I'm Chris Kuonqui.

I've led a 20+ year career in global development that has taken me to work in 31 countries with 6 UN agencies, 2 multilateral banks & an international NGO, on issues ranging from interviewing women in the Ethiopian manufacturing to analysis informing the UN Security Council.

I rose to a director-level position at the UN, trained over 1,000 professionals, and delivered speeches at major international events and conferences.  I've worked with these and other organizations:

After years winning top impact jobs & sitting at the hiring table on the inside, I launched Impact Growth Lab to help the world's best minds learn the skills to enjoy a breakthrough career—because it is only together that we will reach a world of zero poverty.

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I want to share with you insider secrets to stand-out from the crowd, what I've learned from mentors and world-class experts, and how I've grown my career to work around the world so that you too can take down the barriers blocking you from your dream career.


What Our Clients Say

Hundreds of clients are glad they chose Impact Growth Lab to accelerate their impact careers

"I would really like to thank you for giving me the morale for continuing the job search as now I know I have a powerful tool I can use. You have restored my hope in a way I wish you could comprehend and I can’t thank you enough."

-Salome, Kenya

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