Introductory

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    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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    Discover how to assess your volunteer leadership needs, develop a framework for the project leaders, prepare your leaders, and recognize their efforts through this tutorial.
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    Take this tutorial to make the most of time, logistics, and people in your volunteer project planning.
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    Take this tutorial to learn how to deepen the civic understanding of your volunteers and improve their overall impact and commitment to service.
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    Overcome confusion between the terms "capacity building" and "direct service." Complete this short tutorial to help bring clarity to you and your team.
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    Take this tutorial to discover why others have joined VISTA and how you and your community can benefit from your commitment to service.

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