Practices To Enable Your Volunteers To Succeed

Foster collaboration by promoting cooperative goals and building trust.

 

Always say "we".

 

Increase interactions.

 

Focus on gains, not losses.

 

Making a list of alternative currencies.

 

Form planning and problem-solving partnerships. 

 

Conduct a collaboration audit.

 

Go first.

 

Strengthen people by giving power away, providing choice, developing competence assigning critical asks, offering visible support.

 

Increase the return on your square footage.

 

Enlarge people's sphere of influence.

 

Make sure delegated task are relevant.

 

Educate, educate, educate

 

Organize your own "great huddle".

 

Make connections; make heroes.