|NYAVA Announces Salary
The New York Association for Volunteer Administration (NYAVA, www.nyava.org) has just
announced the findings from its 2009 Professional Profile and Salary Survey, the largest survey of its kind for volunteer managers and administrators in the New York Metropolitan area. The survey report is a useful snapshot of the volunteer management field in a major city, providing concrete information to practitioners and agency executives.
AHVRP Recruitment Rewards Program and Campaign
AHVRP is excited to announce the
launch of its Recruitment Rewards Program and Campaign. These incentives are designed to help expand AHVRP membership and provide personal benefits. As a participant you can look forward to exciting rewards like a free registration to the 2010 Annual Conference in St. Louis, MO and redeemable savings on AHVRP products and services for the AHVRP State Affiliated Group with the highest percentage of new member
recruitment over the next four months! There are two levels of participation, individual and state. Click here for more information.
Make Volunteering Your New Year's Resolution: You'll be Healthier for It!
from CONTACT We Care via The Alternative Press
Anyone who volunteers could tell you that helping others gives life more meaning.
But did you know that recent studies have shown that there is underlying biology involved, and volunteering could actually make you healthier? More
A Leader's Essential
from KnowHow Nonprofit
There are umpteen versions of the ingredients of leadership. One useful approach is to offer a short definition and then to describe five essential features. And what is that definition? Consistently achieving results beyond expectations
by creating a climate in which others can shine. More
When and How to Micromanage
The Five Whys is a problem-solving technique developed by Toyota after World War II to improve its manufacturing process. The idea is to
ask "Why?" five times to get to the root of any failure, so you fix the core problem instead of the symptoms. More
AHVRP Annual Conference
Register & Save up to $75
The 2010 Annual Conference Online Registration is now available! Register by January 8, 2010 and SAVE $75 on your full conference registration. Register today and only pay $425!
Please note that a $100 fee applies to all cancellations. A written cancellation notice must be faxed to (312) 422-4579 or postmarked no later than September 3, 2010. You are encouraged to send a substitute if you cannot attend. Be advised that refunds can only be issued post-conference to the original payer. No refunds will be issued after that date. There are no exceptions to this policy.
Questions? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (312) 422-3939.
There's more than one way to SAVE on the 2010 Annual Conference in St. Louis, MO. Participate in the Recruitment Rewards Program & Campaign and qualify to win one free annual conference registration or one round trip airfare to St. Louis! For more information visit the Recruitment Rewards Program & Campaign page at www.todaysvolunteer.org.
Plan now to attend, "Navigating Our Future Through a Changing Frontier," on September 30-October 3, 2010 at the St. Louis Union Station Marriott in St. Louis, MO.
* Please note that the $25 discount for additional registrants does not apply for this promo.
Sage Advice: Don't Blow Your Top
from Retail Merchandiser
There are many potential signs of employee stress - stress that left unchecked can cost you, the retail employer, a bundle. Whether your employees' stress is
directly related to the job or predominantly due to problems at home, failing to address it can result in increased injury, illness, deterioration in performance, and the loss of good workers and customers. More
5 Tips for Using Video to Grow Your Business in 2010
It's no secret that online video is hot. A recent study by comScore revealed that in October 2009, more than 167 million viewers in the U.S. watched an average of 167 videos each, while YouTube (YouTube) reached 1 billion views per day – or 41 million views per hour – in the same month. More
Dress Up Your Online Store for the Holidays
How can you dress up your store for the holidays? First, remember you have
shoppers from all faiths. There's no need to hide your Christmas spirit if you are Christian, but make your site festive. There are also two phrases to feature prominently - "money back guarantee" and "free shipping." More