Category Archives: Volunteers

Bridging the Gap: The Bully on the Board

Lee Campbell, Executive Director & Director of Conference These ideas are inspired by the session “Tackling the Turbo Bully on Your Board” at the ASAE Annual Meeting on August 10, 2014, presented by Mark Alcorn, Sandra Giarde, and Jamie Notter. … Continue reading

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Tips for Effective Lobbying

By Whitney Bertram, operations manager I’ve scheduled a meeting with my legislator… Now what? Come to the meeting prepared. You will have only a short time to talk to your legislator because of the many constituents who want to see … Continue reading

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IMI Goes Red for the American Heart Association

By Adrian Emerson, Association Accounting Specialist and 2014 Chair of the IMI Association Executives Fun Committee      Are you considering starting a “give back to the community” initiative in your office? Read below for Adrian’s experience with IMI’s efforts … Continue reading

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What to Consider When Re-Organizing Volunteers

By Jalene Bowersmith, Executive Director These ideas are inspired by the session “Re-Imagine Volunteering” at the ASAE Annual Meeting on August 12, 2014, presented by Debra BenAvram and Peggy Hoffman. Considering how to help your organization’s volunteers be more effective? … Continue reading

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7 Evergreen Ideas to Engage Volunteers

By Jalene Bowersmith, Executive Director These ideas are inspired by the session “Re-Imagine Volunteering” at the ASAE Annual Meeting on August 12, 2014, presented by Debra BenAvram and Peggy Hoffman. Don’t miss these 7 evergreen ideas to engage volunteers – … Continue reading

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