Find out what SOPs are, what they should contain, who benefits from having them and strategies for getting them written.
Your SOP should be reviewed at least once a year by all staff, department supervisors and the director.
Design 'Adopt Me' Bandanas for Shelter Pets
Design pet-sized bandanas and donate them to a local shelter.
Smile! You’re Saving Lives
Explore ways to improve service by clarifying the meaning behind the work you do and applying proven concepts to what you already know.
Personalized Training Helps Empower, Retain Volunteers
Read Ark-Valley’s tips on how getting personal gets the most out of your volunteers.
Hiring, Firing and Supporting Your Staff
Learn about hiring, firing, and support your staff, whether they are paid or volunteers.
Hiring the Right People for Your Culture
Learn about specific tools and strategies to adjust your hiring process to find the right kind of people for the organizational culture you want.
3 Tips to Train Volunteers with Staying Power
Follow these three training tips to ensure your volunteers are prepared for duty—and that they stick around for the long term.