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Have we got it wrong?

Have we got it wrong?

Andy Fryar July 1, 2007 6

HOT TOPIC – JULY 2007 By OzVPM Director Andy Fryar and Peple First Total Solutions CEO, Martin J Cowling After years of surveys showing a clear growth in the number of volunteers in Australia

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Reclaiming the true value of volunteers

Reclaiming the true value of volunteers

Andy Fryar June 1, 2007 2

OZVPM HOT TOPIC – JUNE 2007 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar This month, as we celebrate the 5th birthday of OzVPM, I’ve been reflecting a little on the changes we have seen in the

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Garage sales and other things of importance!

Garage sales and other things of importance!

Andy Fryar May 1, 2007 0

OZVPM HOT TOPIC – MAY 2007 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar This week I had occasion to attend the funeral service of Vic, a dedicated volunteer I had known for the last three years,

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Achieving an ‘A’ in communication for your volunteer program

Achieving an ‘A’ in communication for your volunteer program

Andy Fryar April 1, 2007 2

OZVPM HOT TOPIC – APRIL 2007 By Guest Hot Topic Author, Dale Rees-Bevan “I would rather die than stand up and speak in public,” is the faltering battle cry with which we represent our organisations.

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The power of experiential learning

The power of experiential learning

Andy Fryar March 1, 2007 0

OZVPM HOT TOPIC – MARCH 2007 By OzVPM Director Andy Fryar with Special Guest, Gillian Wilson I’m a junkie! I love nothing more than exploring the alternate ways that others run their volunteer programs

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Exploring the true cost of volunteering

Exploring the true cost of volunteering

Andy Fryar February 1, 2007 0

HOT TOPIC – FEBRUARY 2007 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar The latest ‘hot topic’ doing the rounds here in Australia appears to be the one relating to the ‘cost’ incurred by volunteers in pursuing

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Bug or Butterfly?

Bug or Butterfly?

Andy Fryar January 1, 2007 4

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – JANUARY 2007 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar Have you ever considered the lifecycle of the average volunteer program manager? We tend to run through a busy lifecycle that includes the

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Keeping the statisticians honest

Keeping the statisticians honest

Andy Fryar December 1, 2006 1

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – DECEMBER 2006 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar Mark Twain was once quoted as saying there are ‘lies, damn lies and statistics’ , and this month I want to take the

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