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Publications and Marketing Manager for Energize, Inc. I lead teams of authors, designers, copy editors, typesetters, and printers to produce quality volunteer management paperbacks, e-books, and other online resources. I also spread volunteerism news and create connections with volunteer management professionals via social media and email. You may see me at conferences staffing the Energize "booth" talking about all the great resources for leaders of volunteers.
John Haydon is the author of Facebook Marketing for Dummies, a regular contributor to the Huffington Post, an instructor for MarketingProfs University and founder of SocialMediaFundraisingClub.com. John also runs Inbound Zombie, a consultancy that advises nonprofits on the effective use of new media to build awareness, build a thriving community, and raise money.
Provides a general overview of the microvolunteering arena, including what's it all about, a brief history of microvolunteering, causes and activities, impact already in evidence, pros and cons, and volunteer management issues
Allison Fine, a nonprofit leader and expert on technology and communications, discusses how charities and foundations can more effectively use social-media tools to spread their messages and raise money.
A list of resources and organizations for service learning and community education complied by Vanderbilt University's Center for Teaching
Wish you could get your boss to pay attention to volunteer management trends and issues? Maybe get him or her to read a volunteer program-related book (or even a chapter)? Here are a dozen strategies for gaining the attention and support of top agency administrators.
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