Introductory

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    Learn how to translate the experience you've gained during VISTA service into language that can help you get a job. This document provides background and a training exercise.
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    Review this sample day-by-day agenda to see the topics and elements to be included in orientations held during the first three weeks of a VISTA's service.
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    Use this sample VISTA Leader Description (VLAD) to help you write your own.
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    Use these sample VADs to help you write your own.
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    Use this worksheet for planning an engaging orientation for new VISTAs.
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    Use this resource to learn important considerations when entering a new community.
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    Hit the ground running by developing a strong working relationship with your supervisor. View this V-Cast to guide you through key early relationship-building steps that will serve you over the course of the year.
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    Hit the ground running by developing a strong working relationship with your team. View this V-Cast to guide you through key early relationship-building steps that will serve you over the course of your term as a leader.
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    Apply these resources to create the base needed to develop, implement and evaluate a recruitment plan that ensures the health of your service site.
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