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Today’s stories

A feline helping paw; Gerard girls learn through volunteering with shelter cats

A group of girls is making a big difference to the cats at the Mower County Humane Society, but the animals aren’t leaving their caretakers empty-handed. 153 more words

The road to hell is paved with...

My friend, Amanda Uhle, shared this punch-in-the-gut story from the Boston Globe. Corporate and nonprofit leaders alike need to read it.

http://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2015/03/24/unwanted-volunteers/SNJQGGMQUUcIhYFh6M6k4M/story.html

I’m going to share a story with you now that I’ve never shared before on a public forum. 1,282 more words

Corporate Citizenship

"Make the job bigger than the job"

“Every CEO is trying to figure out how to make the job bigger than the job.”

I wrote down these words from my new coach, a retired aerospace CFO. 439 more words

Corporate Citizenship

More to life than work

Employees are your greatest brand ambassadors as they live and breathe a company’s values both written and unwritten. Their lives will inadvertently be a reflection of what a company stands for and what it aspires to be.

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Communication

My day as a youth worker: volunteering with the Prince's Trust

I currently work for a rather wonderful academic publishing company called Taylor & Francis (for less than two weeks more now…!) T&F belongs to the parent company Informa PLC, and Informa have a variety of agreements in place to allow their global staff to spend one day a year doing a volunteering project of some sort. 1,831 more words

Making a splash or making a difference?

So, your company is looking to give money and time this year. You want to make a big difference.

Good.

So plan to give less. 400 more words

Today’s stories

New E-Book Says Best Corporate Volunteerism Is Skills-Based

In case you haven’t noticed, skills-based volunteering is fast becoming a popular way for companies and their employees to give back. 129 more words