AmeriCorps and the PoCo Muse

Six years ago, I began working as Executive Director of the Porter County…


Communicating Across Languages

Docent Kathy Gunn sizes up her group as she begins a tour of the Workman……


Simple Collaboration

Recently I was reminded of how scary and inspiring collaboration can be; and of…


No Buttons? No Problem. Helping Families Interact with Non-Interactive Exhibits

My son T not only enjoys museum visits; he already knows how to find the best…


Do You Docent?

Colleague, former Education and Interpretation Committee member, and all around…


Staying Alive: Surviving the Online Review

According to an online customer intelligence tool, 92% of internet users read…


What a Volunteer Needs

I never really thought about becoming a volunteer, it just did not seem like…


Making the most out of work in progress

Making The Most Out Of Work In Progress          When you work at a historic…


Next Week: Two AASLH Webinars on Volunteer Management

Build the Best Volunteer Staff You Can With AASLH’s Online Training in…


When Volunteers Go Rogue. . .

At the 2013 AASLH Annual Meeting, I attended a great session on revamping…