WOM1911. Giving Back – A Volunteer’s Journey

Specialized Knowledge Track
Field of Study: 
Personal Development
CPE Credit: 
Knowledge Level & Prerequisite: 
Overview (1-2 years in the profession)
Advanced Preparation: 

Thursday, November 7, 2019

People choose to volunteer for a variety of reasons. For some it offers the chance to give something back to the community or make a difference to the people around them. For others it provides an opportunity to develop new skills or build on existing experience and knowledge. For many, it’s a chance to connect with future leaders and organizations that inspire them.

Today’s panelist’s will share their stories of getting started, finding the perfect match and how volunteering can positively impact your personal and professional life. Come away with personal strategies that you can begin to implement right away.
Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the benefits of volunteering to your personal and professional life
  • Develop a personal checklist to help you find the right volunteer opportunity(s)