ERIC Number: EJ648337
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Management Implications of Contemporary Trends in Volunteerism in the United States and Canada.
Safrit, R. Dale; Merrill, Mary V.
Journal of Volunteer Administration, v20 n2 p12-23 2002
Trends in volunteering include the following: increasing rates of burnout; increased competition for fewer volunteers; emphasis on the human touch; workplace changes; episodic volunteering; professionalization of volunteers; emphasis on diversity; new forms of volunteering; liability and risk management; and technology. Volunteer managers are encouraged to use strategic thinking. (Contains 41 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Canada; United States