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Congratulations to DOB Honors Graduates

Scouting U and the Center for Professional Development are proud of all of our commissioned executives who have completed District Operations Basic. As part of this new course, students who excel in all aspects of becoming commissioned have the opportunity

Congratulations to DOB Honor Graduates

Scouting U and the Center for Professional Development are proud of all of our commissioned executives who have completed District Operations Basic. As part of this new course, students who excel in all aspects of becoming commissioned have the opportunity

Register Now for 2014 Philmont Training Center Conferences

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The Philmont Training Center, the national training center of the Boy Scouts of America, is excited to offer new cutting-edge conferences to volunteers from across the nation in 2014. In addition to yearly favorites such as “District Key 3,” these

New Exploring and Learning for Life Certifications Open to All Level Employees

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If you are wondering how to grow Exploring, increase revenue, support your staff with Exploring or Learning for Life responsibilities, or develop a district- or council-level Exploring or Learning for Life committee, we have some exciting news for you! The

ScoutingU to Combine Volunteer and Employee Learning and Development

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A couple of years ago, two executives from the BSA’s Center for Professional Development were discussing the nine stages of team development. One of the executives had recently returned from a local council where he had presented the topic. When

Check Out the Newest Resource for Onboarding New Professionals

Adjusting to a new job is one of the top stressors in life, and that adjustment can be a daunting challenge. Unlike the traditional first day of employee orientation and onboarding when an employee generally spends a large amount of

New Membership Impact Webinars Available

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The Membership Impact Department is pleased to announce the development of two new pre-recorded webinars to assist regional and area volunteers in supporting councils in the area of membership growth. Council Membership Plan Implementation Webinar This webinar was created to

Training Times: Summer Issue Highlights YPT, Rayado, NAYLE at Sea Base

Training Times Featured

The summer edition of Training Times has been published and is available online (and as a downloadable PDF). In this issue, you can read more about staying current on your Youth Protection Training, proposed updates to the Venturing program, the

Exit Interviews Provide Valuable Insight

The BSA is now conducting online exit interviews with employees who decide to leave our organization. Exit interviews: Accelerate participating managers’ understanding and experience of managing people and organizations. Help to support local councils’ HR practices, including sourcing, recruiting, onboarding

New Talent Management Tools In the Works

Our mission depends on having top-quality people working with our youth and volunteers and running our business by putting the right people in the right jobs at the right time. To achieve this objective, the BSA is working to provide