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[RESCHEDULED] Nuts and Bolts 2.0 — Buy-In: Preparing Staff to Work with Volunteers Effectively and Enthusiastically
February 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Nuts and Bolts 2.0 volunteer engagement training series brings the experience of a nationally-recognized expert to you! This series is designed for volunteer coordinators, staff who engage volunteers, or those who manage national service members.
The training series is rescheduled from the October 16th session and will be offered in Elko, Las Vegas, Reno, and Winnemucca. The training will be broadcast to a classroom of you and your peers to maximize learning and networking among volunteer engagers.
In this webinar, we will present a five-part strategy to reduce staff resistance to volunteers. You will learn the keys to supporting successful collaborations between agency employees and volunteers so that the needs and goals of both sides, and the organization, are met.
You will learn …
- How to quickly assess the current state of your volunteer-staff relations
- How to involve top management in setting the tone for involvement
- Program policies to implement that can support a pro-volunteer culture
- How to develop volunteer placements that meet common interests
- When to say “no” to a proposed assignment
- How to educate & support staff for more positive working relationships
Locations for the Buy-In Session
Attention! Not all training sessions for a city are in the same location, please note the location for each session. Detailed location information will be sent to the attendee after registration.
Below are the locations for the Buy-In: Preparing Staff to Work with Volunteers Effectively and Enthusiastically training session:
|Elko||University of Nevada Cooperative Extension- Elko County
701 Walnut Street, Room 31
Elko, Nevada 89801
|Las Vegas||University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Lifelong Learning Center
8050 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89123
|Reno||University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
4955 Energy Way
Reno, NV 89502
|Winnemucca||Humboldt General Hospital, Sonoma Meeting Room
118 E Haskell St
Winnemucca, Nevada 89445