11 03, 2019

The Importance of Volunteering in Today’s Society

By |2019-03-11T23:49:44+00:00March 11th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

A major problem that affects local communities is the lack of motivation people have to go out of their way to volunteer. There are so many ways to dedicate your time to helping people in every community, but for some reason, the majority of individuals in this world do not. The importance of [...]

11 03, 2019

Find Beneficial Aspects of Volunteering Services

By |2019-03-11T23:48:10+00:00March 11th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

A number of organizations are there that can be found delivering a range of services which are beneficial for service providers as well as clients. But, volunteering services are counted among those services in which people are involved without any benefit motive or of getting paid. They work for the sake of humanity [...]

26 02, 2019

Baby Boomers Need Skills-Based Volunteer Work

By |2019-02-26T18:29:46+00:00February 26th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

In April of 2013 the US Federal Government's "Volunteering in the United States" report revealed that the number of volunteers had dropped from the 2011 guide for the age group of seniors (45 years - 64 years). Why is this in a time when people are living longer as well as in much [...]

19 02, 2019

Changing Demographics in Entrepreneurship

By |2019-02-19T22:04:25+00:00February 19th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Over the last 10 years, entrepreneurship has become a growing trend with growing importance within the global marketplace. In fact, according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), about 330 million people, or 14% of the adults in the 35 countries surveyed, are involved in forming new businesses.Whether it is the desire to be [...]

17 02, 2019

Habitat For Humanity – The Benefits of Volunteering

By |2019-02-17T21:21:22+00:00February 17th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

The duty of a volunteer is to serve. We serve because we choose to and to make a positive difference in the world. It's a wonderful thing. With volunteering comes great satisfaction in knowing your work will help others and bring them together. And though the joys are obvious to some, many people [...]

17 02, 2019

Baby Boomers – Tapping Into That Entrepreneurial Spirit

By |2019-02-17T21:19:10+00:00February 17th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

After 30 odd years of catering to the marketing needs of fast-food giants, Franny Martin withdrew from the corporate world in 2002, to begin her own business. Cookies on Call, is now a thriving online business, with one storefront, and 61 kinds of handmade cookies. Older corporate workers are realizing that they would [...]

17 02, 2019

How Job Hunters Can Fight Bigotry in the Job Market

By |2019-02-17T21:18:29+00:00February 17th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

It's tough enough looking for a job these days without having to deal with bigotry. Yet discrimination in the job marketplace is alive and well. Its been around forever. Because discrimination might be staring you in the face, you need to face down bigotry by knowing how to deal with discrimination while looking [...]

13 02, 2019

Why Volunteering Can Make You Happy

By |2019-02-13T18:06:14+00:00February 13th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

"Anywhere I see suffering, that's where I want to be, doing what I can." - Princess Diana There are a lot of benefits one can gain from actively participating in social causes through non-governmental or charity organisations. More and more research have associated improved health and overall wellbeing with volunteering. Well, there are [...]

13 02, 2019

10 Benefits of Volunteering

By |2019-02-13T18:05:35+00:00February 13th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Outwardly there is a huge need for volunteers to get involved and inwardly there are tremendous personal benefits to volunteering. Having spent over 2,000 volunteer hours doing anything from direct service- literally pulling weeds, all the way to capacity building- implementing programs at non-profits; I have compiled a list of all the reasons [...]

11 02, 2019

Baby Boomers Are Fighting Again

By |2019-02-11T18:25:44+00:00February 11th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Baby boomers are fighting again to survive in an unfavorable economic climate. Born between 1946-1964 and as one of my sons would say "way too old" we are actually we're pretty cool. We did what this the younger generation can't imagine and we changed the world in the process. Yet once again we're [...]