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The Ten Things You’ve Gotta do to Get and Keep Rockstar Volunteers

Ever wish you could have an easy guide for running a sustainable volunteer program? Learn tips to end volunteer attrition and focus on what works for recruiting and retaining the best volunteers.

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A short guide to businesses who are paying volunteers

We've talked about ways you can recruit paid volunteers - today, let's get specific and explore the types of businesses you want to recruit at in order to find paid volunteers.

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How to recruit paid volunteers

Businesses are paying their employees to volunteer, and this trend is growing. Read on to see how you can take advantage of this to recruit dedicated volunteer into your cause by connecting with businesses offering this benefit.

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Four Things Every Leader Should Do to Sustain the Engagement of Volunteers

Volunteers arrive to serve, filled with passion and excitement . . . but what got them there at the outset, may not be what brings them back. That initial passion may evolve over time, or it may even wane. The good news is, it doesn’t have to. Leaders can make a difference. Leaders of volunteers can take a number of proactive steps to sustain the engagement of those who choose to serve through their organization. Doing so requires a bit of knowledge, a bit of discipline, and a lot of desire--the desire to continue to feed the passion-fires of volunteers.

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Volunteering as part of everyday life...

What systems do you have in place for getting to know your volunteers? How do you tailor volunteer opportunities to match the professional background of your volunteers? How can we, as coordinators, commit ourselves to making volunteering a part of everyday life for our communities? Join us this week as we seek to answer these questions and find ways that we can tailor our volunteer opportunities to each unique volunteer.

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VolunteerMark podcast goes live today!

Our podcast is live today! Check out this post for info on how to get involved, and more importantly, how to listen in on the 'reg'!!!

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