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How to Recruit Volunteers by Appealing to the Emotions

How to Recruit Volunteers by Appealing to the Emotions Now, more than ever, our messages occupy a crowded landscape, and recruitment of volunteers is more difficult. Even if your volunteer/potential volunteer has opted into your communication, you’ll still be competing with all the other information they are interested in receiving via email, text, social, direct [...]

By |2019-03-28T12:58:50+00:00March 28th, 2019|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

How to Make Volunteer Recruitment Simple by Writing Better Headlines

How to Make Volunteer Recruitment Simple by Writing Better Headlines Confession: I spent over an hour writing the headline for this blog post. Wanna know how many titles I drafted before I settled on the one you clicked? 28. Yep, I wrote 28 different headlines about how to recruit volunteers effectively using headlines… Sure, this [...]

By |2019-04-03T12:15:38+00:00March 26th, 2019|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

3 Easy Steps to Recruit Volunteers Using Power Words

How to Recruit Volunteers Using Power Words Looking for new ways to recruit volunteers? Look no further than your word processing software. To pump up the effectiveness of your written appeals, use the secret weapon marketing copywriters have known about for years -- power words. Words spark emotions, and emotions drive behavior. So, by using power words you can [...]

By |2019-03-14T16:46:06+00:00March 14th, 2019|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

February Pro Roundup for Volunteer Coordinators: Marketing Resources

Successful Recruitment = Successful Marketing Happy Almost Valentine’s Day! At the beginning of this month, we released our Volunteer Management Progress Report. As in years past, recruitment is at the top of your biggest challenges list with 33% of you stating it as an obstacle to success. One of the keys to successful recruitment in [...]

By |2019-03-14T18:11:19+00:00February 12th, 2019|Pro Roundups, Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

3 Key Takeaways from the Largest Volunteer Management Survey

What Over 1500 Volunteer Managers are Saying About Our Field For the last four years, VolunteerPro has conducted an extensive survey of volunteer managers, coordinators, directors, and administrators from all over the world. In this year’s state-of-the-industry volunteer management survey, we set out to learn top challenges, job salaries and number of volunteers engaged compared [...]

2 Things You Need to Build the Perfect Volunteer Team

2 Things You Need to Build the Perfect Volunteer Team Volunteer teams, like all things related to leadership, require thoughtful planning and strategy. They require deliberate actions that, when you’re first starting your team, may feel awkward or forced. Though we often think of leadership as an inherited quality, it’s more often the sum of [...]

By |2019-03-28T17:27:02+00:00August 7th, 2018|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

How to Recruit Volunteers Online with Powerful Calls to Action

How to Recruit Volunteers Online With Powerful Calls to Action Most volunteer managers know how to recruit volunteers online, but many are leaving talent on the table by not encouraging interested visitors to take the next step toward joining. The good news is that there are specific, proven things you can do to quickly level up [...]

By |2019-03-11T13:14:28+00:00July 24th, 2018|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

How to Conquer Recruiting Volunteers Using Personas

How to Conquer Recruiting Volunteers Using Personas When you think about recruiting volunteers, you need to imagine your ideal volunteer. What kind of work are they doing in your organization? How do they interact with you, your co-workers, other volunteers, your clients? What skills do they have? What values? How do they communicate? Just pause [...]

By |2019-03-20T17:45:11+00:00July 17th, 2018|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments