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The Model for Leading Volunteers that Makes a Difference

This article was originally featured on TobiJohnson.com Now, more than ever, volunteer administrators are called upon to strengthen their model for leading volunteers and others. The ability to inspire and influence — whether it be volunteers, community partners, executive management, or co-workers — is at the very core of the job and critical to success. [...]

By |2019-01-22T15:42:27+00:00January 15th, 2019|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

How Will You Measure Volunteer Impact in 2019?

When you think of what your agency’s volunteers will achieve this year, have you decided how you will measure volunteer impact? You’re probably already tracking volunteer hours, and perhaps even using the Independent Sector’s Value of Volunteer Time to calculate the equivalent in wages that volunteers contribute. This is certainly a start, but this [...]

By |2019-02-19T12:51:11+00:00January 8th, 2019|Volunteer Impact|0 Comments

October Pro Roundup for Volunteer Coordinators

October Pro Roundup for Volunteer Coordinators Welcome to October, volunteer coordinators! It seems impossible, but in nonprofit world, this month our eyes are already turning toward the end of the year. Maybe you're refreshing your volunteer teams, building new volunteer leadership, or starting to think about your own personal development goals. As you continue to [...]

By |2019-03-20T20:17:38+00:00October 1st, 2018|Pro Roundups|0 Comments

The Ultimate Guide to Writing Better Volunteer Surveys

How to Write Volunteer Surveys for Big Impact If you’re like most nonprofits, you probably send out annual volunteer surveys to gauge satisfaction. You may get a small number of responses, not every volunteer participates, and you wonder what you’re missing. You may be able to report volunteer satisfaction levels to leadership -- maybe even [...]

By |2019-02-28T13:37:10+00:00September 11th, 2018|Volunteer Impact|0 Comments

September Pro Roundup for Volunteer Coordinators

September Pro Roundup for Volunteer Coordinators Welcome to September, volunteer coordinators! Fresh starts abound as the air cools down (maybe?) and kids head back to school. For many of us, volunteer recruitment shifts into a new gear as families move back into familiar routines. For others, our eyes are already focused on the end [...]

By |2019-03-20T20:17:51+00:00September 4th, 2018|Pro Roundups|0 Comments

Delegation to a Strong Volunteer Team

Delegating to a Strong Volunteer Team Delegation is one of the beautiful, but potentially challenging aspects of building a strong volunteer team. As a leader with a trained and stable group of volunteers, your job as the volunteer manager can evolve to entrusting roles to your volunteers versus doing everything yourself. The challenge is in [...]

By |2019-03-20T20:18:06+00:00August 28th, 2018|Volunteer Management|0 Comments