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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

How to Write Better Volunteer Recruitment Messaging

How to Write Better Volunteer Recruitment Messaging As a volunteer coordinator, chances are you didn’t get into your profession because you wanted to do marketing. And yet, as you scan your project and the volunteer needs your organization has, you find yourself recruiting, recruiting, recruiting. We feel you. Volunteer recruitment can seem like a never-ending [...]

By |2019-03-15T16:26:49+00:00July 10th, 2018|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

Do You Make These 3 Mistakes on Volunteer Background Checks?

As a leader of volunteers, risk management is a big part of your job. So, you want to make sure you get volunteer background check requirements right. Read on to correct three mistakes you might be making. Why Conduct Background Checks on Volunteers? According to the Verified Volunteers Screening Trends & Best Practices Report: 2018 [...]