Key Takeaways from Pulse Survey — Summer 2022 Trends and Issues
Mon, 10/24/2022 - 09:41
The survey asked questions about enrollment and campers, camp staff, and budget and operations.
"This or That" Reflection for Staff Hiring and Recruitment
Mon, 10/03/2022 - 14:55
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 the upcoming recruiting season.
With Seasonal Recruitment, Timing Is Everything
Mon, 09/19/2022 - 13:40
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?
Tue, 07/19/2022 - 09:31
Find summer camp jobs! Looking for a career in camp? We have year-round camp job listings as well. Directors - looking to find qualified camp staff for your summer camp? Post a job...
Creating Community and Building Pipelines through Applicant References
Mon, 05/09/2022 - 14:31
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.
Project Real Job
Thu, 03/17/2022 - 09:19
Get assistance with communicating the career-enhancing benefits of working at camp to prospective employees and their parents.
From 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...
OSHA’s Requirement for Vaccination and Testing and the Impact on Camps
Thu, 11/11/2021 - 17:40
Join us for an update on OSHA’s new Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) on Vaccination and Testing and its impact on camps. Under the new standard, covered employers must develop...
Tips for Hiring Quality Staff without Spending a Dime
Mon, 11/08/2021 - 13:34
A common challenge for summer camp administrators in 2021 was staff recruitment and hiring. This is not surprising, since there is a labor shortage across the country. According to...
Step Up Your Hiring Game: Attracting Interns through a Field Experience Manual
Mon, 10/25/2021 - 14:02
Here are some easy steps to get you started putting together your own field experience manual.