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Leadership Characteristics

Volunteer v. Professional Overheads

The Basics for Effective Leadership Are Really Pretty Basic

12 Leadership Essentials for the 21st Century

Rotary Beyond the Club

Insert RBC-1: Organizational Chart

Insert RBC-2: RI Strategic Plan 2007-2010

Insert RBC-3: Session Slides (ppt)

Rotary Basics

History of Rotary International

Rotary Strategic Plan 2008-09 Update (ppt)

Contact RI Staff

Membership Retention

Insert MR-1: Resigning Member Survey

Insert MR-2: Session Slides (ppt)

Insert MR-3: 10 Point Plan for Member Retention

Membership Development Resource Guide

Club Assessment Tools

Club Leadership Plan

Club Leadership Plan Slideshow (ppt)

E-Learn Member Retention Slideshow (ppt)

The Rotary Foundation I

Insert RF-1: Programs of The Rotary Foundation

Insert RF-2:  Appreciation & Recognition Opportunities

Foundation Facts

Quick Reference Guide

E-Learn Foundation Slideshow (ppt)

Future Vision Quick Guide

2009 Rotary Foundation Budget Changes

Leadership Team Building

Insert LTB-1: Club Committee Structure

Insert LTB-2: Club Coat of Arms Exercise

Club Presidents Manual

Club Administration Committee Manual

Club Membership Committee Manual

Club Public Relations Committee Manual

Club Service Projects Committee Manual

Club Rotary Foundation Committee Manual

Club Leadership Plan

Service Projects

Insert SP-1: Service Project Questions

Communities in Action: A Guide to Effective Projects

A Menu of Service Opportunities

Community Assessment Tools

Working in the Community


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Resources for Part III

Resources for Part II


Leadership Goals

• Insert LG-1: Strategic Planning Guide

• Club Presidents Manual

• Planning Guide for Effective Rotary Clubs

• What Will Rotary Look Like in 10 Years

• The Rotary International Strategic Plan

The Rotary Foundation II

• Insert RFII-1: DDF Account Register

• Insert RFII-2: DDF Options

• Full Share Kit

• TRF Quick Reference Guide

• SHARE Slideshow (ppt)

• Future Vision Plan Comparison Chart

• Future Vision Plan Quick Reference Guide

• Future Vision Plan Slideshow (ppt)

• Future Vision Plan Slideshow (2009 Update) (ppt)

Communication Skills

• Insert CS-1: Sample Biography of District Governor

• Insert CS-2: 10 Tips for Public Speaking

• Insert CS-3: Communication Skills, (Page 3) Excepted from Leadership Development: Your Guide to Starting a Program

• Effective Public Relations

• 10 Biggest Public Speaking Mistakes

• The 10 Commandments of Communication

Ethics — Vocational Service

• Insert EVS-1: The Guiding Principles of Rotary

• The Four Way Test Means Business

• Applying the 4 Way Test

• Organizing a 4 Way Test Essay

• Vocational Service Month

• Rotary Volunteer Handbook

• E-Learn Vocational Service (ppt)

Membership Recruitment  

• Insert MRII-1: The Membership Process Chart

• Membership Development Resource Guide

• New Member Orientation: A How-To Guide for Clubs

• Rotary Basics

• How to Propose a New Member

• New Member Bulletin

• Club, District & R.I.: Partners in Membership Development

• Club Membership Committee Manual

• Welcome to Rotary Video

• E-Learn Member Recruitment Slideshow (ppt)

• More Recruitment Resources Online

Analyzing Your Rotary Club

• Insert ARC-1: Rotary Club Self-Evaluation and Review

• We Care Program

• Club Culture Slideshow (ppt)

Resources for RLI Part III

International Service

Insert IS-1: Suggested Steps in Developing a World Community Service Project

Insert IS-2: Scenarios for International Service Projects

Insert IS-3: Sample Matching Grant Budget

Insert IS-4: What is World Community Service?

World Community Service Handbook: a Guide to Action

World Community Service Slideshow (ppt)

Projectlink Database Search

Rotary Volunteers Handbook

Rotary Volunteers Slideshow (ppt)

Effective Leadership Strategies

Insert ELS-1: Effective Leadership Strategy Scenarios

Insert ELS-2: Building Consensus, (Page 12) Excepted from Leadership Development: Your Guide to Starting a Program

Insert ELS-3: 7 Leadership Strategies for Volunteers

Planning Guide for Effective Rotary Clubs

Rotary Opportunities

Insert RO-1: Match: Rotary International’s Structured Programs

Insert RO-2: List of Structured Program Resources

Insert RO-3: Rotarian Action Groups

Insert RO-4: Rotary Fellowships

Insert RO-5: The Programs of Rotary International

Global Networking Group Directory

Leadership — Public Relations

Insert LPR-1: Public Relations Exercises

Insert LPR-2: 44 PR Resources & Ideas

Insert LPR-3: Public Relations Writing

Effective Public Relations

Visual Identity Guide

Media Crisis Handbook

Media & News tab @ www.rotary.org

Public Relations @ www.rotary.org

Humanity in Motion campaign @ www.rotary.org for TV, print, radio & billboard

Making a Difference

Insert MD-1: RLI Courses