Cajoled vs. Coerced. Cajoled Wins.

Coerced volunteering, or mandatory work placements under threat of sanctions - which do so much to erode strong supportive volunteering cultures - have been making the news again with a study showing that sanctions do nothing to get people into better work, or better health. (It's already been proved that good, unsanctioned volunteering placements DO … Continue reading Cajoled vs. Coerced. Cajoled Wins.

All you Need to Know About Volunteer Recruitment in One Image

Sometimes low-tech is the way to go.  Despite a bit of hi-tech with volunteer management online workshops,  it turns out I only need one little image to make the most important recruitment point. Welcome, CUTE BOMB! I've heard people say various things about volunteer recruitment while training and advising.. “We don’t have time for volunteers … Continue reading All you Need to Know About Volunteer Recruitment in One Image