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Managing Volunteers: The Extreme Sport?

A couple of weeks ago I was at a meeting where a consultant trainer in mentoring declared managing volunteers is an extreme sport. Wow! We are up there with all those dare-devils who go base-jumping, running rapids, going higher, deeper, longer and faster in places I would never venture. 518 more words

A Bigger Picture

Good News, Bad News

Two items referring to volunteering turned up in my news reading this past week.  One cast a slur on the meaning of ‘volunteer’ and the other described volunteers as ‘committed staff’. 438 more words

Valuing Volunteers