Let Loose Your Inner Blogger!

19

Sep
2016
Posted By : Ann Van Zee 0 Comment

I found an article “How to Write a Blog Post” still languishing in my ‘read’ file – and thought, hey, two birds with one stone (then I had to go to this site for a better way to phrase THAT…) So it’s a ‘twofer’ a.k.a. a two for one deal....

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Meet the Bloggers–Part 3: Ann Van Zee

06

Sep
2016
Posted By : Brandi Wriedt 0 Comment
Categories :Member Spotlights

Introducing: Ann Van Zee.  You’ve seen her name, you’ve undoubtedly read her blog posts.  But what do you know about Ann? Ann is the AmeriCorps Program Director and Community Engagement Manger with Harvesters–The Community Food Network.  She has two main areas of responsibility in this position: 1.) Manage...

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Meet the Bloggers-Part 2: Ashley Kruger

01

Aug
2016
Posted By : Brandi Wriedt 0 Comment
Categories :Member Spotlights

Meet Ashley Kruger! Ashley is the Career Advisor Senior with the School of Business with University of Kansas.  She works one-on-one with students in career advising appointments, implements career programs and workshops with the career team, teaches a second year career readiness course, coordinates the School of Business Mentorship...

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Legal Issues: Managing Risk and Personal Liability

11

Jul
2016
Posted By : Dana Nordyke 0 Comment
Categories :Best Practices

This summer I have been steadily working on my prelim exams for my doctorate program. One part of my exams requires me to find case law and key information that backs each of the legal, policy, and risk management implications as found in the NACE Professional Standards (p....

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10 New Ways to Make ‘Em Work and Play’!

05

Jul
2016
Posted By : Ashley Kruger 0 Comment
Categories :Uncategorized

This past June I had the opportunity to attend NACE 2016 in Chicago. While there, I was eager to attend sessions that provided me with solid take away activities that I could implement for career workshops. I was not disappointed! On the first day, I attended a...

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Mission Statements – getting personal!

20

Jun
2016
Posted By : Ann Van Zee 0 Comment

Happy Summer Everyone! Last week I participated in the annual program directors’ training for AmeriCorps subgrantees of the Missouri Community Service Commission. While the Commission provides ‘nuts and bolts’ training, the real learning takes place through the exchange of ideas, challenges, concerns and successes the group shares....

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AmeriCorps- a friendly PSA

02

Jun
2016
Posted By : Brandi Wriedt 0 Comment
Categories :Uncategorized

In April, mayors from across Kansas and Missouri took time to recognize the commitment and contributions of everyday people who are doing an extraordinary thing…serving. Nationally, more than 3,000 U.S. mayors and county leaders helped proclaim the impact of AmeriCorps and Senior Corps Programs. Well ok, that’s...

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New Summer, New Changes

26

May
2016
Posted By : Ashley Kruger 0 Comment
Categories :Uncategorized

Earlier in the month, we wrote about how to go into the summer months with intention, fresh perspectives, and a new lens on productivity. I am also eager for a slower pace and time to work on seemingly endless ideas and projects! In that spirit, there are “mountains...

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HELLO SUMMER!

11

May
2016
Posted By : Dana Nordyke 0 Comment
Categories :Best Practices

It seems like every year around this time, I begin to make plans for what I will accomplish over the summer. It is inevitable that my planning and list making are far more extensive than what I am actually able to do over the summer. This may...

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Meet the Bloggers–Part 1: Dana Nordyke

02

May
2016
Posted By : Brandi Wriedt 1 Comment
Categories :Uncategorized

Have you been receiving blog posts and can’t put a face with the name?  Well, for the next couple months I’m going to help you do just that.  The first individual from the KACE Technology and Communication Committee I would like to introduce you to is Dana...

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