Introductory

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    Use this checklist to ensure you are meeting all the basic requirements for effective supervision of VISTA members.
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    Prepare yourself for VISTA Leaders' Orientation by reviewing this overview and access assignments to complete before attending your orientation.
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    Learn the responsibilities that a VISTA leader can take on, as well as ones that need to be handled by the VISTA supervisor.
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    Read this excerpt from the Supervisor Orientation workbook to learn about the VISTA leader program and see if a leader might be a good addition to your project.
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  • Book document

    Explore topics in volunteer management, including recruitment and placement, orientation, retention, and recognition. This tutorial provides a foundation for your volunteer mobilization efforts.

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    Read a review of author William Bridges' book, Transitions: Making Sense of Life's Changes, to influence your approach to VISTA members' close of service, as well as your coaching work.
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    Read the basic guidelines of the VISTA leader program including purpose, focus and functions, and the distinction between regional and project-based leaders.
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    Gain insight on the benefits of coaching the members on your team. Read these thought-provoking quotes to get inspired about what being a VISTA leader can do for you.
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    Recognize the importance on non-verbal communication and monitoring the "temperature" of the room in effective meetings and successful ongoing collaborations with these tips and techniques.
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    Apply the principles in this document to make the most of your collaboration opportunities.
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