Ten Skills You Can Develop as a Volunteer

by Robert Frederick When you volunteer, opportunities abound to develop skills – especially the 10 listed below.  The more you practice these skills, the more valuable you become as an employee and the more confident you will be when called upon to use them in the workplace.   Observing – Monitor and assessing the actions, behaviors,[…]

Albany Business Review: Software startup raises $500,000 to track student and corporate volunteering

Passport for Good, a software startup that makes it easier for students and businesses to track community service hours, has raised more than $500,000. The company was started by Gayle Farman in 2015. Farman got the idea when her daughters were preparing to apply to college, and there was no easy way to track community service hours.