https://www.acacamps.org/blog/new-normal-rethinking-staffing-communicationsThe New Normal: Rethinking Staffing Communications
These tips can help you increase your job post visibility and attract more prospective staff candidates.
https://www.acacamps.org/events-education/event/2022-aca-staffing-summit2022 ACA Staffing Summit
While this event has passed, you can still register and access session recordings from the seminar until November 24. ACA Inc., ACA, New York and New Jersey, and ACA, New England...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/key-takeaways-pulse-survey-summer-2022-trends-issuesKey Takeaways from Pulse Survey — Summer 2022 Trends and Issues
The survey asked questions about enrollment and campers, camp staff, and budget and operations.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/or-reflection-staff-hiring-recruitment"This or That" Reflection for Staff Hiring and Recruitment
The "This or That" game encourages folks to make a decision given only two choices. We invite you to think about each “this or that” with regards to your own staffing strategies to gain insight for...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/seasonal-recruitment-timing-everythingWith Seasonal Recruitment, Timing Is Everything
When is the optimal time to recruit for staffers who are not familiar with your camp, or maybe even with the camping industry in general?
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/creating-community-building-pipelines-through-applicant-referencesCreating Community and Building Pipelines through Applicant References
This blog in support of Project Real Job discusses the importance of curating relationships with staff applicant references such as professors, former staff, and coaches.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/project-real-jobProject Real Job
Get assistance with communicating the career-enhancing benefits of working at camp to prospective employees and their parents.
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/commitment-how-do-we-earn-it-how-do-we-keep-itCommitment: How Do We Earn It — and How Do We Keep It?
An answer to this question of the century may seem counterintuitive, yet it is at the core of most camp communities: Relationships. More than ever, staff are looking for connection and belonging. So...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/me-work-camp-no-wayMe, Work at Camp? No Way!
During the 2021 ACA National Staffing Summit, five students were selected by their professors to serve on a panel to discuss why they did not want to work at camp. They were chosen because they would...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/first-contact-end-contractFrom First Contact to End of Contract
We know that staff can be a challenge to find, attract, hire, engage, and retain. What makes the staff journey result in forward progress from start to completion of their camp experience? Current...