At VolunteerMatch we learn so much from other experts in the field of volunteer engagement and management, and we want to help you stay up to date on the latest news and trends. Check back every month for snapshots of what experts in the field are talking about.
This month we’re highlighting LinkedIn discussions from various groups – check them out and join the groups to participate!
Volunteerism consultant Rob Jackson shares a valuable blog post about how to approach “firing” a volunteer. Members of the group join the discussion with their thoughts on how best to tackle this tough job.
Recently a group of recruiters decided to start using their skills for good – to help nonprofits use LinkedIn to find the talent they need. Bryan shares details about this exciting new project with the LinkedIn Nonprofit Solutions group.
The role of board members in nonprofit fundraising is always a hot topic, and the 65 people who have participated in this discussion each bring their own experience and opinion. Scroll through to get insight from dozens of seasoned nonprofit professionals on the best (and worst) ways to involve your board members in fundraising efforts.
What does it take to be a great volunteer manager? There’s no better place to get the answer to that question (or 17 answers!) than the VolunteerMatch LinkedIn group. Some of the answers from our more than 10,000 group members may surprise you…