Category: Leadership & Gov.

Register Now for the 2014 Sustainability Summit

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Join us October 27-30, 2014 at the Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia to discover how to leverage the BSA’s sustainability efforts and inspire your council’s youth, staff, and alumni. In addition to the main conference, we are holding a special

Register Now for Top Hands 2014: Aug. 20-22


This year, the professional leadership of the Boy Scouts of America will gather in Anaheim, California, Aug. 20-22. The main focus for this year’s Top Hands is: the Scouting experience. The experience that youth, families, volunteers, donors, and chartered organizations

CSE and Deputy CSE Discuss Experience-Oriented Scouting


Every employee and volunteer plays an important role in the development and delivery of life-changing experiences to our members. In this episode of The Buzz, listen to Chief Scout Executive Wayne Brock and Deputy Chief Scout Executive/COO Gary Butler discuss

Dr. Robert M. Gates Elected National President of the Boy Scouts of America


The Boy Scouts of America elected Dr. Robert M. Gates, former secretary of defense and former director of central intelligence, as the organization’s national president during the National Annual Meeting on May 22. In this volunteer role, Dr. Gates will

Meet the New Departments Under Experience-Oriented Scouting

An infographic has been developed to help illustrate the role of the six new National Council departments and how they support our goal of Experience-Oriented Scouting. The document also highlights other department leadership and what hasn’t changed under the reorganization.

JTE Leadership Hour: June 4 – Building Continuous Improvement Into the BSA

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As we become a more member-centric organization the most important first step is to listen to your current and future members. To ask yourself – “Are we doing what we are supposed to do, as well as what we said

Gary Butler Shares Experience-Oriented Scouting Overview With Councils and Volunteers


Every employee and volunteer plays an important role in the development and delivery of life-changing experiences to our members. Last week, Gary Butler shared an overview of our transition from a member organization to an experience-oriented organization during a special

JTE Leadership Club: The STEM Experience – April 2

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This month’s JTE Leadership Club continues the series on experience-oriented Scouting through a closer look at how the BSA incorporates STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math into our programs. STEM is one of the fastest growing areas of interest requested by

JTE Leadership Hour to Showcase Members’ Digital Experience: March 5

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The March JTE Leadership Hour takes a deep dive into the rapidly evolving world of our members’ digital experience. Please join Gary Butler, deputy chief scout executive, and our Marketing Team for a revealing look at trends in digital behavior,

Chief’s Corner: Aim High

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The latest post on the Chief’s Corner, the official blog of Chief Scout Executive Wayne Brock, shares a story of encouraging youth to raise the bar on their personal goals and expectations. How do you encourage people you work with