Tobi Johnson

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Tobi Johnson

About Tobi Johnson

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

The 7 Deadly Sins of Online Volunteer Training 

The 7 Deadly Sins of Online Volunteer Training  If you lead volunteers, it’s likely you’ll be called upon to design and deliver presentations as part of your online volunteer training or orientations. I’ve been participating in and presenting webinars for about a decade now and I’m sad to say, we’ve still got some work to [...]

By |2019-09-11T23:44:09+00:00September 10th, 2019|Featured, Volunteer Training|0 Comments

How to Show Volunteers are Priceless with an Impact Portfolio

How to Show Volunteers are Priceless with an Impact Portfolio Much as corporate shareholders seek positive growth in their financial portfolios, volunteers and donors want to see their investment in good causes reap rewards in the form of a social return on investment, or volunteer ROI. You know your volunteers are priceless. With an [...]

By |2019-09-04T10:26:06+00:00August 27th, 2019|Volunteer Impact|0 Comments

5 Smart Nonprofit Investments That Pay Off Big Time

5 Smart Nonprofit Investments That Pay Off Big Time If your organization is short on time or money, then making strategic nonprofit investments in your volunteer approach makes a lot of sense.   Successful volunteer engagement is all about choices in your management and leadership direction. After all, why waste time spinning your wheels on [...]

By |2019-09-03T08:56:42+00:00August 14th, 2019|Volunteer Impact|0 Comments

How To Use Volunteer Surveys to Support Winning Grant Proposals

How To Use Volunteer Surveys to Support Winning Grant ProposalsSure, the volunteer survey is great for gathering volunteer feedback. But, did you know, surveys can also help you show demonstrable proof of progress to current and potential donors and funders, making your nonprofit a trusted beneficiary of funding?Funders love impact and want to see proof [...]

By |2019-09-03T08:56:19+00:00August 7th, 2019|Volunteer Engagement|0 Comments

How to Manage Your Volunteer Turnover Tsunami

Managing the Volunteer Turnover Tsunami  The cover of this month’s Talent Development, the flagship magazine of the global Association for Talent Development (ATD), is emblazoned with the title “Manage the Resignation Tsunami.” This immediately brings to mind current issues around volunteer retention and what might be done to reduce turnover.   It may surprise some [...]

By |2019-09-03T08:56:10+00:00July 30th, 2019|Volunteer Engagement|0 Comments

Promoting Resilience Through Citywide Volunteer Engagement Strategies

Promoting Resilience Through Citywide Volunteer Engagement Strategies Volunteer engagement is a powerful strategy to strengthen communities and increase civic resilience; however, it is rarely seen as a key solution to community issues.  Maybe it’s time to change that. What Keeps Communities Resilient? The Rockefeller Foundation, in partnership with Arup, developed The City Resilience Index based on [...]

By |2019-09-03T08:56:02+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Volunteer Impact|0 Comments