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Improving the retention of volunteers through the satisfaction of basic psychological needs

  title={Improving the retention of volunteers through the satisfaction of basic psychological needs},
  author={Michael Jones and Vivien Forner and D. Parrish and Thomas J Eidenfalk and S. Kiridena and N. Popov and Yoke J Berry},
Retention of staff is, and will continue to be, a critical issue in the sustainability of most organisations. When we consider retention in terms of volunteers, the issue becomes increasingly more complex as the volunteer workforce itself becomes a source of competition as not-for-profit organisations vie for the same scarce resource volunteers. Organisations which intend to attract and retain a solid cadre of reliable volunteer labour must ensure they look within themselves to ensure they… Expand

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