Tag Archives: Volunteer

Beyond the Gold Star Gesture: Recognition & Acknowledgement

My experience as a longtime volunteer to a variety of social and non-profit organizations got me thinking about how leaders rewards its teammates to encourage and develop organizational culture. In a recent dual role as volunteer board member and team leader for an industry association, I made it a point to note the interests and reasons […]

Volunteering: An Inspired Privilege

April is National Volunteer month, a time to celebrate and to participate in volunteerism around the country. To spice up my blog recently, it dawned on me to share my volunteer experience in my About Me section (coming soon). I always shied away from tooting my own horn about it, but volunteerism should be celebrated. […]

The 4 Week Challenge: Volunteerism & Community

Putting thoughts and words to action is what volunteering is about, it’s a way to uplift a community, a chance to become part of a solution. From April 21st to April 27th, Canadians across the country are celebrating National Volunteer Week (NWW). Volunteering should be fun and be a way to contribute to professional development, […]