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In search of the ‘perfect’ volunteer program manager

In search of the ‘perfect’ volunteer program manager

Andy Fryar July 1, 2004 3

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – JULY 2004 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar This month’s hot topic has been inspired by Fraser Dyer – a colleague from the UK, who in his own monthly e-zine, recently

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Exploring the social side of volunteer involvement

Exploring the social side of volunteer involvement

Andy Fryar June 1, 2004 3

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – JUNE 2004 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar A recent feature in my local Sunday paper got me thinking. The article, titled “How all work and a little play pays” (Sunday

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Virtual Volunteering – solution today, problem tomorrow?

Virtual Volunteering – solution today, problem tomorrow?

Andy Fryar May 1, 2004 3

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – May 2004 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar In these days of constantly changing demographics, ageing baby boomers and increased technology, few would argue that the on-line community offers a potentially

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Unskilled by Association?

Unskilled by Association?

Andy Fryar April 1, 2004 1

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – APRIL 2004 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar In compiling the ‘Positions Vacant’ pages featured on OzVPM, I am constantly accessing a wide variety of both print and electronic resources, in

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Are you a victim of the ‘niceness syndrome’ ?

Are you a victim of the ‘niceness syndrome’ ?

Andy Fryar March 1, 2004 2

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – MARCH 2004 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar I’d have to say that volunteer program managers are amongst the nicest people I know. Let’s face it – they are constantly dealing

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Do we need a new title for volunteering???

Do we need a new title for volunteering???

Andy Fryar February 1, 2004 5

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – FEBRUARY 2004 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar Over the past few months I’ve heard an increasing number of people comment that it was time we started to think about using

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Confessions of a reforming workaholic

Confessions of a reforming workaholic

Andy Fryar January 1, 2004 2

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – JANUARY 2004 By Guest Hot Topic author, Martin J Cowling Confess! How often have you: – Continued to check your e-mail well into your holidays? – Taken work calls on

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Is professionalism strangling progress?

Is professionalism strangling progress?

Andy Fryar December 1, 2003 2

OzVPM HOT TOPIC – DECEMBER 2003 By OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar Besides volunteerism, one of my greatest passions is surf fishing. It’s an activity I am happy to travel many thousands of kilometres to

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