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Tobi helps nonprofit organizations improve performance and increase impact through the power of people.

The Best Ways to Advocate for Volunteer Administration in Just 15 Minutes

The Best Ways to Advocate for Volunteer Administration in Just 15 Minutes Last week, I pointed to some pretty troubling trends in the field of volunteer administration. This week, I’d like to focus on what we can do about it. Each year the responses to our Volunteer Management Progress Report survey paint a grim picture [...]

By |2019-11-11T15:49:41+00:00November 12th, 2019|Featured, Volunteer Management Progress Report|0 Comments

Beware of These 6 Trends Lurking in Volunteer Programs

Beware of These 6 Trends Lurking in Your Volunteer Program Over the past four years, we’ve collected a significant amount of data on how business is conducted with the volunteer program. Over 5,000 leaders of volunteers in 18 countries have taken our annual Volunteer Management Progress Report survey and we’ve all learned so much about [...]

By |2019-11-11T15:50:00+00:00November 5th, 2019|Featured, Volunteer Management Progress Report|0 Comments

How to Better Engage Volunteers with Excellent Customer Service

How to Better Engage Volunteers with Excellent Customer Service Volunteer engagement may feel like it’s getting harder and harder, but research shows interest in volunteerism is on the rise. So, what gives? How can it be that volunteer rates are booming, yet volunteer organizations still struggle to connect with talent? It may be because volunteers [...]

By |2019-10-23T10:15:23+00:00October 23rd, 2019|Featured, Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

7 Creative Ways to Recruit Volunteers with Free Content

7 Creative Ways to Recruit Volunteers with Free Content In last week’s blog post, I recommended that nonprofits consider creative ways to recruit volunteers with free content. This week, I get down to brass tacks about what that means in more detail. Using Content Marketing to Attract Volunteers Gone are the days when “cold traffic” [...]

By |2019-10-17T15:05:07+00:00October 15th, 2019|Featured, Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

3 Ironclad Ways to Better Recruit Volunteers Online

3 Ironclad Ways to Better Recruit Volunteers Online If you want to grow volunteer participation at your nonprofit and are seeking new ideas for recruiting volunteers online, you’re on the right track. Now, more than ever, recruiting volunteers online is your best bet for connecting with potential supporters. Research now shows that Americans spend [...]

By |2019-10-09T11:33:55+00:00October 8th, 2019|Featured, Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

This is How to Use Brain Research for Volunteer Recruitment

This is How to Use Brain Research for Volunteer Recruitment If you’ve been wondering why your volunteer recruitment ideas aren’t working, you’re not alone. Year over year, it’s the #1 issue raised by those who take our Volunteer Management Progress Report survey. The fact is that years ago, it was relatively easy to put up [...]

By |2019-10-09T11:21:23+00:00October 1st, 2019|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

How to Breakthrough with Sensational Volunteer Training

How to Breakthrough with a Sensational Volunteer Training Program We’ve all been there … You spend countless hours developing your volunteer training program. You gather all of your volunteers together on the same day to learn, no small feat as they all have conflicting schedules and live miles away. You deliver the course, and you [...]

By |2019-10-09T11:21:13+00:00September 24th, 2019|Volunteer Training|0 Comments