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Get on Board: 
Entraining Volunteers 
Ben Woelk 
Chair, Community Affairs Committee 
December 10, 2013 
http://streamlinermemories.info/?p=126
The Community Leader as 
Ticket Agent 
• Get to know your 
members (and potential 
members) 
• Gather testimonials 
(http://benwoelk.com/why-i-value- 
stc-rochester/) 
• Meet prospects 
individually 
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:CONDUCTOR_AT_DODGE 
_CITY,_KANSAS,_PUNCHES_A_TICKET_FOR_A_PASSENGER_ 
ON_AN_EASTBOUND_SOUTHWEST_LIMITED._THE_RAIL..._- 
_NARA_-_556007.jpg
Identifying Likely Passengers 
• Who’s hanging out at the 
station? (regular 
attendees) 
• Who wants be a 
conductor or engineer? 
(leadership-related 
program) 
• Who are the business 
travelers? (companies 
that support STC) 
• Who are the frequent 
travelers? (former/current 
volunteers) http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Los_Angeles_Union_Station 
_(5603957705).jpg
Buying a Ticket to Ride 
streamlinermemories.info 
• Where’s this train going? 
(vision for the community) 
• What’s expected along the 
way? (council meetings and 
other obligations) 
• Am I in for the long haul? 
(time, responsibilities) 
• Will it be an adventure? 
(leadership experience, fun) 
• Can I get a discount ticket? 
(students)
Providing First Class 
Accommodations 
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Turquoise_Room_Santa_Fe_Super_Chief_1951 
.JPG 
• Who will make 
sure I’m 
comfortable? 
(mentoring) 
• Is there a rewards 
program? 
(recognition)
Commissary 
• Leadership resources 
http://stc.org/mystc/resources/lead 
ership-resources 
• Checklists 
• Leadership Webinars 
• Outreach Team Reps 
• Community Affairs 
Committee (cac@stc.org) 
http://jewlgurl.deviantart.com/art/Stock-Old-Brick-Building-with-Wooden- 
Trestle-308736961
Railway Post Office 
• Ben Woelk 
• ben.woelk@gmail.com 
• @benwoelk 
• http://www.linkedin.com/in/ 
benwoelk 
• http://www.slideshare.net/b 
woelk 
• Community Affairs 
Committee 
cac@stc.org 
@stccac 
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Loading_Mail_onto_Railway_ 
Post_Office_Car.jpg
Author 
• Shockproofing Your Use of Social Media (Your Guru 
Guides), available at Amazon
4/24/2013 
1 
Get on Board: 
Entraining Volunteers 
Ben Woelk 
Community Affairs Committee 
Leadership Day 
May 5, 2013 
http://streamlinermemories.info/?p=126 
The Community Leader as Ticket Agent 
• Get to know your 
members (and potential 
members) 
• Gather testimonials 
(http://benwoelk.com/why-i-value- 
stc-rochester/) 
• Meet prospects 
individually 
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:CONDUCTOR_AT_DODGE 
_CITY,_KANSAS,_PUNCHES_A_TICKET_FOR_A_PASSENGER_ 
ON_AN_EASTBOUND_SOUTHWEST_LIMITED._THE_RAIL..._- 
_NARA_-_556007.jpg 
Identifying Likely Passengers 
• Who’s hanging out at the 
station? (regular 
attendees) 
• Who’s checking out the 
train? (leadership-related 
program) 
• Who are the business 
travelers? (companies 
that support STC) 
• Who are the frequent 
travelers? (former/current 
volunteers) 
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Los_Angeles_Union_Station 
_(5603957705).jpg
4/24/2013 
2 
Buying a Ticket to Ride 
streamlinermemories.info 
• Where’s this train going? 
(vision for the community) 
• What’s expected along the 
way? (council meetings and 
other obligations) 
• What’s my commitment? 
(time, responsibilities) 
• What’s in it for me? 
(leadership experience, fun) 
• Can I get a discount? 
(students) 
Providing First Class Accommodations 
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Turquoise_Room_Santa_Fe_Super_Chief_1951 
.JPG 
• Who will make 
sure I’m 
comfortable? 
(mentoring) 
• Is there a rewards 
program? 
(recognition) 
Commissary 
• Leadership resources 
http://stc.org/mystc/resources/lead 
ership-resources 
• Checklists 
• Leadership Webinars 
• Outreach Team Reps 
• Community Affairs 
Committee (cac@stc.org) 
http://jewlgurl.deviantart.com/art/Stock-Old-Brick-Building-with-Wooden- 
Trestle-308736961

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Get On Board! Entraining Volunteers

  • 1. Get on Board: Entraining Volunteers Ben Woelk Chair, Community Affairs Committee December 10, 2013 http://streamlinermemories.info/?p=126
  • 2. The Community Leader as Ticket Agent • Get to know your members (and potential members) • Gather testimonials (http://benwoelk.com/why-i-value- stc-rochester/) • Meet prospects individually http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:CONDUCTOR_AT_DODGE _CITY,_KANSAS,_PUNCHES_A_TICKET_FOR_A_PASSENGER_ ON_AN_EASTBOUND_SOUTHWEST_LIMITED._THE_RAIL..._- _NARA_-_556007.jpg
  • 3. Identifying Likely Passengers • Who’s hanging out at the station? (regular attendees) • Who wants be a conductor or engineer? (leadership-related program) • Who are the business travelers? (companies that support STC) • Who are the frequent travelers? (former/current volunteers) http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Los_Angeles_Union_Station _(5603957705).jpg
  • 4. Buying a Ticket to Ride streamlinermemories.info • Where’s this train going? (vision for the community) • What’s expected along the way? (council meetings and other obligations) • Am I in for the long haul? (time, responsibilities) • Will it be an adventure? (leadership experience, fun) • Can I get a discount ticket? (students)
  • 5. Providing First Class Accommodations http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Turquoise_Room_Santa_Fe_Super_Chief_1951 .JPG • Who will make sure I’m comfortable? (mentoring) • Is there a rewards program? (recognition)
  • 6. Commissary • Leadership resources http://stc.org/mystc/resources/lead ership-resources • Checklists • Leadership Webinars • Outreach Team Reps • Community Affairs Committee (cac@stc.org) http://jewlgurl.deviantart.com/art/Stock-Old-Brick-Building-with-Wooden- Trestle-308736961
  • 7. Railway Post Office • Ben Woelk • ben.woelk@gmail.com • @benwoelk • http://www.linkedin.com/in/ benwoelk • http://www.slideshare.net/b woelk • Community Affairs Committee cac@stc.org @stccac http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Loading_Mail_onto_Railway_ Post_Office_Car.jpg
  • 8. Author • Shockproofing Your Use of Social Media (Your Guru Guides), available at Amazon
  • 9. 4/24/2013 1 Get on Board: Entraining Volunteers Ben Woelk Community Affairs Committee Leadership Day May 5, 2013 http://streamlinermemories.info/?p=126 The Community Leader as Ticket Agent • Get to know your members (and potential members) • Gather testimonials (http://benwoelk.com/why-i-value- stc-rochester/) • Meet prospects individually http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:CONDUCTOR_AT_DODGE _CITY,_KANSAS,_PUNCHES_A_TICKET_FOR_A_PASSENGER_ ON_AN_EASTBOUND_SOUTHWEST_LIMITED._THE_RAIL..._- _NARA_-_556007.jpg Identifying Likely Passengers • Who’s hanging out at the station? (regular attendees) • Who’s checking out the train? (leadership-related program) • Who are the business travelers? (companies that support STC) • Who are the frequent travelers? (former/current volunteers) http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Los_Angeles_Union_Station _(5603957705).jpg
  • 10. 4/24/2013 2 Buying a Ticket to Ride streamlinermemories.info • Where’s this train going? (vision for the community) • What’s expected along the way? (council meetings and other obligations) • What’s my commitment? (time, responsibilities) • What’s in it for me? (leadership experience, fun) • Can I get a discount? (students) Providing First Class Accommodations http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Turquoise_Room_Santa_Fe_Super_Chief_1951 .JPG • Who will make sure I’m comfortable? (mentoring) • Is there a rewards program? (recognition) Commissary • Leadership resources http://stc.org/mystc/resources/lead ership-resources • Checklists • Leadership Webinars • Outreach Team Reps • Community Affairs Committee (cac@stc.org) http://jewlgurl.deviantart.com/art/Stock-Old-Brick-Building-with-Wooden- Trestle-308736961