About this course

Proficiency Area: Managing.

Effective recruitment and retention practices can transform an organization and elevate its impact on the communities it serves.

In the third (and final) lesson toward your bronze Merit badge, you'll explore:

  • Understanding your nonprofit’s employee recruitment and retention capacity.

  • Four key elements that are visible in nonprofits that are effective in their recruitment and retention capacity.

  • A few categories of measurement, each of which represents an example of a key performance indicator (or “KPI”) related to recruiting and retaining talent.

Course curriculum

  • 1


    • Exploring Staff Recruitment and Retention Effectiveness

  • 2

    Effective Recruitment and Retention

    • What does effective recruitment and retention look like in our nonprofits?

    • Measuring our Recruitment and Retention Capacity

    • Check your learning

  • 3

    Closing thoughts...

    • Recruitment and Retention Resources

    • Bronze Badge Transcripts

    • Staff Recruitment and Retention Bronze Badge Wrap-Up

    • Before you go...

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