January 1, 2005
This second of two articles on staff retention investigates the benefits of ensuring a support network for staff and the importance of providing training and opportunities for advancement.
November 1, 2003
Members of The HSUS's National Companion Animal Advisory Group discuss how they keep their staff motivated and prevent burnout.
March 1, 2003
Has your organization made any changes in operations as a result of the ailing economy? Have you had to reduce any of your services? What would your advice be for readers dealing with difficult economic times?
January 1, 2003
By learning to screen applicants effectively through careful resume review and detailed interviews, shelter managers can avoid making bad choices and learn to select people who have what it takes to become dedicated, long-term employees.
November 1, 2002
Shelter managers can weather the market by educating themselves about coverage and potential liabilities.
January 1, 2001
Surveys of shelter salaries may help you determine appropriate compensation packages for your organization's employees.
September 1, 1999
Our shelter has just taken on animal control contracting for the region, and we're wondering how to formulate policies concerning payment for "on call" duty.