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BOOK REVIEW: Volunteer Program Management: an essential guide (3rd ed)

BOOK REVIEW: Volunteer Program Management: an essential guide (3rd ed)

Andy Fryar April 14, 2012 0

By Andy Fryar, Joy Noble and Louise Rogers Truly an “essential guide,” the book is filled with solid information for both starting and strengthening a volunteer program in any setting. Since first published many

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IAVE World Conference Announced

Andy Fryar April 13, 2012 0

IAVE, the International Association for Volunteer Effort have announced a World Volunteering Conference to replace the cancelled Dublin event. The conference will be held in London, England from December 10 – 12,

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Top 10 reasons…

Top 10 reasons…

Andy Fryar April 13, 2012 0

[youtube_sc url=http://youtu.be/eP6hw2onwgs] Energize President Susan J Ellis playfully explains why volunteer involving organisations don’t need to invest in volunteer management training! It’s a fun clip and also promotes the wonderful Everyone Ready online training

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Linda Graff – an amazing contribution!

Linda Graff – an amazing contribution!

Andy Fryar April 1, 2012 3

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – APRIL / MAY 2012 By OzVPM Director Andy Fryar with Linda Graff After an amazing 30 year career as an international trainer, author, consultant and big thinker in the world of volunteerism, friend

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Federal Govt does a backflip

Andy Fryar March 27, 2012 0

CHANGES TO THE VOLUNTEER MANAGEMENT PROGRAM   Minister for Social Inclusion, Mark Butler today announced that proposed changes to funding arrangements for the Volunteer Management Program (VMP) will be deferred.   The decision to

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BOOK REVIEW: Keeping Volunteers: A Guide to Retention (e-book)

BOOK REVIEW: Keeping Volunteers: A Guide to Retention (e-book)

Andy Fryar March 10, 2012 0

About the Book: Steve McCurley and Rick Lynch have once again provided a thoughtful, easy-to-read, and totally practical book on a subject of critical interest to every volunteer program manager. Keeping Volunteersfocuses on demonstrated

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BOOK REVIEW: From the Top Down: The Executive Role in Successful Volunteer Involvement, 3rd ed

BOOK REVIEW: From the Top Down: The Executive Role in Successful Volunteer Involvement, 3rd ed

Andy Fryar March 10, 2012 0

Revised again by popular demand! Still the only book that addresses the top decision-maker’s role in developing a strategy and resources for high-quality volunteer engagement. It explains fundamental subjects that must be considered at

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BOOK REVIEW: What We Learned (the Hard Way) about Supervising Volunteers: An Action Guide to Making Your Job Easier

BOOK REVIEW: What We Learned (the Hard Way) about Supervising Volunteers: An Action Guide to Making Your Job Easier

Andy Fryar March 10, 2012 0

Packed with the advice, wisdom, and experience of over 85 real-life, on-the-job supervisors of volunteers, this guide offers a crystal clear analysis of what works and what doesn’t in supervision. It also includes comments

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