Why Should We Pay Attention to Volunteer Trends?
If we could see the coming volunteering trends, we could prepare for them, right? Thirty years ago, were there signs that volunteers wanted more episodic roles? Or did it sneak up on us, causing us to rethink our volunteering strategy? Should we even pay attention to trends? Do we need a volunteer engagement strategy umbrella? They evolve in other sectors and if we aren’t aware of them, these trends can rain down on us, catching us unprepared.
One such rapidly expanding trend is corporate volunteering. Here are some recent articles to consider, none of which appeared in volunteer management periodicals . . .