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Brian Cox

By Brian Cox

5 Team Building Activities for Adults

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Any group of people who work together toward a common goal can be identified as a team. For kids, the idea of teamwork is directly connected to actual teams: soccer, dodgeball, baseball, etc. Team building activities for adults require a little more creativity. Consider the following list for your next family reunion, volunteer event or corporate retreat. More

05/09/13

Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke

Environmental Sustainability at Home

Here are a number of steps you can take to promote environmental sustainability at home. The best part is that most of them only involve a few minor changes to your lifestyle. More

05/01/13

Doug Taylor

By Doug Taylor

Creating Impact Through Volunteering – Part 5: Deepening Employee, Business Engagement for Impact

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In this fifth blog on corporate volunteering, we discuss the impact the last ten years of our unskilled team volunteering program has had on ourselves, United Way Australia, and how we have used this to deepen our engagement with our corporate partners, their employees and our communities, to create greater impact for all these stakeholders. More

04/15/13

Doug Taylor

By Doug Taylor

Creating Impact Through Volunteering – Part 4: Growing Community Partnerships

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In this fourth blog we reflect on the impact for our community partner, through a case study with a long term partner, Pathways Early Childhood Intervention, a small community organisation in Sydney’s inner west supporting families with children with disabilities. More

04/08/13

Doug Taylor

By Doug Taylor

Creating Impact Through Volunteering – Part 3: A Win for the Business

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In this third blog reflecting on the impact of ten years of United Way’s Corporate Connect team volunteering, we examine the impact for the businesses supporting their employees to volunteer. More

04/01/13

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