Social Media + CSR: The Twitter Edition

23. October 2013 Social Media 0
What is this “Twitter?” How do I “tweet?” Why on Earth would this be helpful for me in my job managing my company’s CSR program and engaging employees in volunteer projects? Those are excellent questions. I’m not here to try and convince you to start using Twitter – each individual needs to make that choice ...

LinkedIn Makes Volunteering a Critical Part of the Professional Profile

09. September 2011 Social Media 1
This article also appears on our blog for social change organizations, Engaging Volunteers. At VolunteerMatch, we’ve always known that volunteering and service can give a prospective employee an important edge in the job market. Giving back, particularly with one’s expertise, not only demonstrates soft skills like caring, commitment, and leadership, it also can lead to ...

5 Social Media Tips for Your Employee Volunteer Program

From recruiting to coordinating to showcasing impact, social media and volunteer engagement are a great match – perhaps because both are inherently social in nature. In this special series of posts based on discussions held at our 2011 Client Summit, we’re exploring the intersection of social media and employee volunteering. 1. If You Find Them, They Probably ...

Great Examples of Social Media and Employee Volunteering

From recruiting to coordinating to showcasing impact, social media and volunteer engagement are a great match – perhaps because both are inherently social in nature. In this special series of posts based on discussions held at our 2011 Client Summit, we’re exploring the intersection of social media and employee volunteering. It’s unfortunately pretty hard to find examples ...

How to Get Employee Volunteers to Follow You On Social Media

From recruiting to coordinating to showcasing impact, social media and volunteer engagement are a great match – perhaps because both are inherently social in nature. In this special series of posts based on discussions held at our 2011 Client Summit, we’re exploring the intersection of social media and employee volunteering. Whether you’re urging your employee volunteers to ...

Fitting Social Media into the Workflow of Your Employee Volunteer Program

From recruiting to coordinating to showcasing impact, social media and volunteer engagement are a great match – perhaps because both are inherently social in nature. In this special series of posts based on discussions held at our 2011 Client Summit, we’re exploring the intersection of social media and employee volunteering. You are, most likely, a very busy ...