Valuing Volunteering - A Route to Professional Development

By Petra Cook and Nicky Jackson. Explores how volunteering can help to develop the critical professional management skills of working with people who have different timeframes, values and interests. It assesses the personal experiences of senior managers and also their views on volunteering in their capacity as employers. The study also examines the views and actual experiences of returned VSO (UK) volunteers.
Document type: 
PDF
Number of pages: 
24
Year: 
2006