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How to Motivate Volunteers & Get Buy-In for Outcomes Management

How to Motivate Volunteers & Get Buy-In for Outcomes Management When we think about how to motivate volunteers, we often first think of volunteer recognition activities. How can we reward volunteers for their dedicated service? What should we include in this year’s recognition luncheon? How can we get our co-workers to show their appreciation more [...]

By |2019-12-11T15:01:25+00:00December 10th, 2019|Featured, Volunteer Management|0 Comments

2 Powerful Ways to Make Change when Mobilizing Communities

2 Powerful Ways to Spark Change when Mobilizing Communities When things get stuck, and progress isn’t being made, mobilizing communities to bring about change can feel impossible. But, the fact is that current realities aren’t set in stone. They can – and DO – change over time. Consider a woman’s right to vote. It’s something [...]

By |2019-12-10T21:04:16+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

Why You Need to Reduce Cognitive Bias in Your Meetings

This article was originally published on tobijohnson.com. Why You Need to Reduce Cognitive Bias in Your Meetings Have you ever been in a volunteer or board meeting where one person suggests a course of action and everyone just goes with it, without really questioning the viability of the solution? Conversely, have you ever been in a [...]

By |2019-10-01T11:39:46+00:00September 18th, 2019|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

How To Actually Shift Your Nonprofit’s Volunteer Culture

How To Actually Shift Your Nonprofit's Volunteer Culture You Can Keep Your Violins The calling to be a volunteer manager is quite abstract. This is mostly because Volunteer Management isn’t recognized as a professional career path, leaders of volunteers usually don’t control their own budget dollars, and the position is often seen as entry-level. The [...]

By |2019-07-13T12:02:34+00:00June 18th, 2019|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

3 Proven Models That Will Boost Your Volunteer Program + Freebie

3 Proven Volunteer Program Development Models There are a few different ways of looking at volunteer program development. Today we will look at three models: The Volunteer Lifecycle Levels of Volunteer Engagement Volunteers as Community Assets All perspectives may be valid depending on the management decisions you are trying to make, the problems you are [...]

By |2019-06-25T15:00:39+00:00June 11th, 2019|Volunteer Management|0 Comments