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Boost Your Job Search by
Volunteering
brought to you by
Bruce A. Bennett
Career Coach Corner
February 14, 2024
Bruce A. Bennett
Career Coach Corner
February 14, 2024 2
NTS
Resource for job seekers
Learn, inquire and advance
Support
Network
A group of individuals
Shared industry, position or interest
Informational interview - Chat about role
This is why you network
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February Calendar of Events & Services
Personalized Job Search Assistance Services
To sign up, request the professional directly by email
Resume Critique
Mock Interview
LinkedIn Critique and/or Q&A
Liz T. - Marketing Research
Kurt B. - Marketing
Lisa A - Administration
Mark H. - Operations
Mandi S. - Sales
Karl K. - Marketing
Rajiv S. - Financial Industry
Thea M. - Education
I want to add your name to the list!
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LinkedIn Strategic Guidelines
Monday February 19, 2024 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Resumes, Cover Letters and Applying Online
Wednesday March 6, 2024 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
Guide to a Winning Interview
Monday March 11, 2024 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
Network to Success - Job Search for Over 50
Monday March 13, 2024, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
LinkedIn for Your Job Search
Monday March 18, 2024 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
Introduction
MCWN Volunteer 2010 & Contractor since 2018
Career Coach Corner Blogger, Podcaster & Presenter
General Notes for Today
My contact info is on the last slide
Presentation file is available on SlideShare
Workshop is interactive
Volunteering as a Job Search Strategy
Overview
Who, why, what, where, when, and how
Benefits of giving of yourself
Places to volunteer
Identify volunteering opportunities
Goals
Identify places to make a difference
Recognize networking potential
Express yourself more eloquently
• Volunteer service worth an estimated $4.9 billion
• 2,824,541 volunteers contribute 206.5 million hours of service
• 28.1% of residents volunteer, ranking them 38th among states
• 98.2% of residents regularly talk or spend time with friends & family
• 49.8% of residents do favors for neighbors
• 21.7% of residents do something positive for the neighborhood
• 26.8% of residents participate in local groups or organizations
• 55.1% of residents donate $25 or more to charity
Source: https://www.census.gov/newsroom/stories/volunteer-week.html
Source: https://www.census.gov/newsroom/stories/volunteer-week.html
32M male volunteers contribute roughly 3.0 billion hours of service
44M female volunteers contribute roughly 3.9 billion hours of service
19M Millennial volunteers contribute roughly 1.5 billion hours of service
21M Generation X volunteers contribute roughly 1.8 billion hours of service
22M Baby Boomer volunteers contribute roughly 2.2 billion hours of service
6M Silent Generation volunteers contribute roughly 798.1 million hours of service
5M veteran volunteers contribute roughly 630.0 million hours of service
26M parent volunteers contribute roughly 2.0 billion hours of service
Source: https://www.census.gov/newsroom/stories/volunteer-week.html
32M male volunteer service worth an estimated $72.4 billion
44M female volunteer service worth an estimated $94.5 billion
19M Millennial volunteer service worth an estimated $36.7 billion
21M Generation X volunteer service worth an estimated $45.2 billion
22M Baby Boomer volunteer service worth an estimated $54.3 billion
6MSilent Generation volunteer service worth an estimated $45.2 billion
5M veteran volunteer service worth an estimated $50.0 billion
26M parent volunteer service worth an estimated $15.2 billion
Source: https://www.census.gov/newsroom/stories/volunteer-week.html
Source: https://www.census.gov/newsroom/stories/volunteer-week.html
Volunteers have a 27% better chance of gaining employment.
60% of hiring managers view it as an asset when making hiring decisions.
66% of volunteers give their time to improve their community.
83% do so to contribute to a cause they care about.
70% of corporate volunteers believe it boosts morale more than company
mixers.
92% of HR executives agree that contributing improves leadership skills.
96% of volunteers reported the action enriched their sense of purpose in
life.
Source: https://www.volunteerhub.com/blog/40-volunteer-statistics/
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is
when you give of yourself that you truly give. Kahlil Gibran
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service
of others. Gandhi
Every person can make a difference, and every person should
try. John F. Kennedy
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on
earth. Muhammad Ali
Source: https://www.volunteerhub.com/blog/quotes-inspire-volunteers/
Helping others through organized activity
Utilizing existing skills, possibly in new industry
Learning new skills, e.g. computer, communication, etc.
Expand your network connections
Increases your self-esteem
Develops your resume
Volunteers have a 27% higher likelihood of finding a job after
being out of work than non-volunteers.
Volunteers without a high school diploma have a 51% higher
likelihood of finding employment.
Volunteers living in rural areas have a 55% higher likelihood
of finding employment.
Source: https://www.monster.com/career-advice/article/five-ways-volunteering-can-help-you-get-a-job-hot-jobs
Time!
Special expertise or knowledge, e.g. Quickbooks
Labor, e.g. boxing staples for food pantry
Customer service, e.g. Home of the Sparrow thrift store
Any other examples?
Libraries
Organizations - Lions Club, Kiwanis, Rotary, etc.
Municipal, Township, County or government
Parks & Recreation Department
Local Community Center
Animal Shelters & Adoption Centers
Food Banks & Homeless Shelters
Disaster Relief Organizations - Red Cross, Blood Bank
Political Organizations & Advocacy Groups
Arts & Cultural Organizations
Retirement Homes & Long-Term Care Facilities
www.mchenry.edu/pin
2024 RESOURCE DIRECTORY
https://www.mchenry.edu/pin/PINDirectory.pdf
Volunteer Match for McHenry, IL
Volunteer Match for McHenry, IL
Non Profit Volunteering
Non Profit Volunteering in McHenry County
Non Profit Volunteering in McHenry County
Non Profit Volunteering in McHenry County
Albums of Hope
Turning Point, Inc.
McHenry County PADS
Home of the Sparrow
Main Stay Therapeutic Farm, Inc.
Habitat for Humanity
Salvation Army of McHenry County
United Way of Greater McHenry County
Pioneer Center
McHenry County Conservation District
List organization
Dates volunteered
Describe activities, projects or experiences
Detail additional training or acquired skills
Set aside time to volunteer, weekly, monthly, annually
Plan it around your interests or passion
Share your resume with volunteer supervisor/organization
Volunteer in multiple roles if possible
https://www.volunteerhub.com/blog/quotes-inspire-volunteers/
https://www.nfpresources.org/
https://www.volunteermatch.org/search/orgs.jsp?aff=&r=20.0&categories=15&l=60050&o=distance&publicOrgSearc
h=&cats=15
https://americorps.gov/evidence-exchange/Volunteering-as-a-Pathway-to-Employment%3A-Does-Volunteering-
Increase-Odds-of-Finding-a-Job-for-the-Out-of-Work%3F
Feel free to follow up or
connect with me on LinkedIn
Bruce A. Bennett
Mobile: 815-302-9552
Email: BABennett73@gmail.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/bruceabennett
Career Coach Corner Blog: http://bruce73.wordpress.com/
https://bruce73.wordpress.com/upcoming-presentations/
Podcast: https://www.spreaker.com/show/b-squared-linkedin
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Time for general questions and/or discussion
Give a short introduction about yourself
Name and most recent position and/or industry
Time frame you have been in the job search
Target or Ideal company to work at
How is your job search progressing?
Are you encountering roadblocks or obstacles?
Can you share a recent networking situation?
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Boost Your Job Search by Volunteering 2024

  • 1. Boost Your Job Search by Volunteering brought to you by Bruce A. Bennett Career Coach Corner February 14, 2024
  • 2. Bruce A. Bennett Career Coach Corner February 14, 2024 2
  • 3. NTS Resource for job seekers Learn, inquire and advance Support Network A group of individuals Shared industry, position or interest Informational interview - Chat about role This is why you network 3
  • 4. February Calendar of Events & Services Personalized Job Search Assistance Services To sign up, request the professional directly by email Resume Critique Mock Interview LinkedIn Critique and/or Q&A
  • 5. Liz T. - Marketing Research Kurt B. - Marketing Lisa A - Administration Mark H. - Operations Mandi S. - Sales Karl K. - Marketing Rajiv S. - Financial Industry Thea M. - Education I want to add your name to the list! 5
  • 6. LinkedIn Strategic Guidelines Monday February 19, 2024 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm Resumes, Cover Letters and Applying Online Wednesday March 6, 2024 from 10:00am to 12:00pm Guide to a Winning Interview Monday March 11, 2024 from 10:00am to 12:00pm Network to Success - Job Search for Over 50 Monday March 13, 2024, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm LinkedIn for Your Job Search Monday March 18, 2024 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • 7. Introduction MCWN Volunteer 2010 & Contractor since 2018 Career Coach Corner Blogger, Podcaster & Presenter General Notes for Today My contact info is on the last slide Presentation file is available on SlideShare Workshop is interactive Volunteering as a Job Search Strategy
  • 8. Overview Who, why, what, where, when, and how Benefits of giving of yourself Places to volunteer Identify volunteering opportunities Goals Identify places to make a difference Recognize networking potential Express yourself more eloquently
  • 9. • Volunteer service worth an estimated $4.9 billion • 2,824,541 volunteers contribute 206.5 million hours of service • 28.1% of residents volunteer, ranking them 38th among states • 98.2% of residents regularly talk or spend time with friends & family • 49.8% of residents do favors for neighbors • 21.7% of residents do something positive for the neighborhood • 26.8% of residents participate in local groups or organizations • 55.1% of residents donate $25 or more to charity Source: https://www.census.gov/newsroom/stories/volunteer-week.html
  • 10. Source: https://www.census.gov/newsroom/stories/volunteer-week.html 32M male volunteers contribute roughly 3.0 billion hours of service 44M female volunteers contribute roughly 3.9 billion hours of service 19M Millennial volunteers contribute roughly 1.5 billion hours of service 21M Generation X volunteers contribute roughly 1.8 billion hours of service 22M Baby Boomer volunteers contribute roughly 2.2 billion hours of service 6M Silent Generation volunteers contribute roughly 798.1 million hours of service 5M veteran volunteers contribute roughly 630.0 million hours of service 26M parent volunteers contribute roughly 2.0 billion hours of service
  • 11. Source: https://www.census.gov/newsroom/stories/volunteer-week.html 32M male volunteer service worth an estimated $72.4 billion 44M female volunteer service worth an estimated $94.5 billion 19M Millennial volunteer service worth an estimated $36.7 billion 21M Generation X volunteer service worth an estimated $45.2 billion 22M Baby Boomer volunteer service worth an estimated $54.3 billion 6MSilent Generation volunteer service worth an estimated $45.2 billion 5M veteran volunteer service worth an estimated $50.0 billion 26M parent volunteer service worth an estimated $15.2 billion
  • 14. Volunteers have a 27% better chance of gaining employment. 60% of hiring managers view it as an asset when making hiring decisions. 66% of volunteers give their time to improve their community. 83% do so to contribute to a cause they care about. 70% of corporate volunteers believe it boosts morale more than company mixers. 92% of HR executives agree that contributing improves leadership skills. 96% of volunteers reported the action enriched their sense of purpose in life. Source: https://www.volunteerhub.com/blog/40-volunteer-statistics/
  • 15. You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. Kahlil Gibran The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. Gandhi Every person can make a difference, and every person should try. John F. Kennedy Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth. Muhammad Ali Source: https://www.volunteerhub.com/blog/quotes-inspire-volunteers/
  • 16. Helping others through organized activity Utilizing existing skills, possibly in new industry Learning new skills, e.g. computer, communication, etc. Expand your network connections Increases your self-esteem Develops your resume
  • 17. Volunteers have a 27% higher likelihood of finding a job after being out of work than non-volunteers. Volunteers without a high school diploma have a 51% higher likelihood of finding employment. Volunteers living in rural areas have a 55% higher likelihood of finding employment. Source: https://www.monster.com/career-advice/article/five-ways-volunteering-can-help-you-get-a-job-hot-jobs
  • 18. Time! Special expertise or knowledge, e.g. Quickbooks Labor, e.g. boxing staples for food pantry Customer service, e.g. Home of the Sparrow thrift store Any other examples?
  • 19. Libraries Organizations - Lions Club, Kiwanis, Rotary, etc. Municipal, Township, County or government Parks & Recreation Department Local Community Center Animal Shelters & Adoption Centers Food Banks & Homeless Shelters Disaster Relief Organizations - Red Cross, Blood Bank Political Organizations & Advocacy Groups Arts & Cultural Organizations Retirement Homes & Long-Term Care Facilities
  • 21. Volunteer Match for McHenry, IL
  • 22. Volunteer Match for McHenry, IL
  • 24. Non Profit Volunteering in McHenry County
  • 25. Non Profit Volunteering in McHenry County
  • 26. Non Profit Volunteering in McHenry County
  • 27. Albums of Hope Turning Point, Inc. McHenry County PADS Home of the Sparrow Main Stay Therapeutic Farm, Inc. Habitat for Humanity Salvation Army of McHenry County United Way of Greater McHenry County Pioneer Center McHenry County Conservation District
  • 28. List organization Dates volunteered Describe activities, projects or experiences Detail additional training or acquired skills
  • 29.
  • 30. Set aside time to volunteer, weekly, monthly, annually Plan it around your interests or passion Share your resume with volunteer supervisor/organization Volunteer in multiple roles if possible
  • 32. Feel free to follow up or connect with me on LinkedIn Bruce A. Bennett Mobile: 815-302-9552 Email: BABennett73@gmail.com LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/bruceabennett Career Coach Corner Blog: http://bruce73.wordpress.com/ https://bruce73.wordpress.com/upcoming-presentations/ Podcast: https://www.spreaker.com/show/b-squared-linkedin 32
  • 33. Time for general questions and/or discussion Give a short introduction about yourself Name and most recent position and/or industry Time frame you have been in the job search Target or Ideal company to work at How is your job search progressing? Are you encountering roadblocks or obstacles? Can you share a recent networking situation? 33