How Periscope can benefit your Club

How Periscope can benefit your Club

Social media is quickly becoming one of the most convenient and entertaining ways to connect with people in your sporting community. Whether it is at the grassroots level or on the international stage, social media is giving people greater access to the experiences of...
Resources for club funding

Resources for club funding

Club fundraising and other income generation options are not the easiest or shortest of tasks. To help your local sporting community we have researched possible options for sourcing club funding, predominantly through fundraising and grants. To begin, some handy...
Recruit a Sports Intern to Your Club

Recruit a Sports Intern to Your Club

In recent posts we’ve offered some tips on volunteer recruitment and retention. But let’s take it one step further – did you know you there may be a student studying a sports related degree keen to volunteer for your club for a period of time? Most...
6 Factors for Volunteer Retention

6 Factors for Volunteer Retention

Volunteer retention is about putting into place a series of processes and procedures that foster a sense of organisational commitment among volunteers. Volunteers who feel valued, supported, recognised and rewarded for their efforts are more likely to be retained by...
5 Tips for Recruiting Volunteers

5 Tips for Recruiting Volunteers

One of the major challenges highlighted in our survey of Australian sports clubs is balance in maintaining professionalism whilst keeping costs down. In other words, clubs were looking for tips on how to recruit, retain and train volunteers for their clubs. Being that...
10 Rules for Seeking Sponsorship

10 Rules for Seeking Sponsorship

With every new season there are challenges to face. One challenge that many of you know all to well is having enough funds to support your club. Having stretched what little funds you have to the limit, some support from outside sources would go a long way. Enter...