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Strictly for Volunteers: 111 Tips, Ideas and Morsels of Wisdom for Anyone Who Volunteers

Strictly for Volunteers: 111 Tips, Ideas and Morsels of Wisdom for Anyone Who Volunteers

Scott C. Stevenson (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-118-70408-0

Apr 2013, Jossey-Bass

46 pages

Description

Originally published by Stevenson, Inc., this practical resource is designed specifically for volunteers and serves as a helpful training tool for those nonprofit professionals who manage or work with volunteers in any capacity. This resource will help educate and inspire volunteers to:

  • Recruit others, including friends, relatives and business contacts, as volunteers
  • Plan and manage events and projects more effectively
  • Manage other volunteers and conduct meetings with greater confidence
  • Strengthen their leadership skills
  • Better utilize their individual strengths and talents

Important topics covered include:

  • Volunteer motivation
  • Teamwork
  • Career implications
  • Volunteer outreach
  • Special events
  • Delegation
  • Avoiding burnout
  • Leveraging networks and connections

Please note that some content featured in the original version of this title has been removed in this published version due to permissions issues.