Category Archives: Podcasts

Podcast: Staff Applications

Most camps are well into the process of hiring staff for next summer. It can be an overwhelming task at times, so here is a podcast from our friends at CampHacker to give you some helpful hints, examples and advice on staff applications: Our Staff Application Top Hints

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Podcast: Rock Out At Camp Fairs

Are you getting the most out of the camp fair experience? Camp fairs aren’t the marketing juggernaut they once were, but they can still be useful places to recruit campers–if you know the best way to approach them. In this podcast, CampHacker’s Travis Allison is joined by two camp fair veterans: Joe Richards, executive director of Pearce Williams Christian Centre, and Dan Weir, director of camping services for Frost Valley YMCA. Rock Out At Camp Fairs

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Podcast: Budget Time

If anyone can make talking about camp budgets fun and interesting, it would be our friends at CampHacker! Here is one of their recent podcasts, on that very subject: Budget Time

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Interview With Joanna Warren Smith

As camp professionals, you all feel that a quality camp experience is essential for kids. But are your camps fulfilling that mission and is your message getting through to your customers — their parents? In this podcast from CampHacker, Travis talks with Joanna Warren Smith of Camp Consulting Services about just that issue. Joanna meets with parents to get their input and works with camp directors through workshops and on-site evaluations. Have a listen: Interview with Joanna Warren Smith For … Continue reading

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Podcast: Camp Alumni

How do you keep in touch with your camp alumni? Do you invite them to off-season events, converse with them on Facebook, visit them in their schools? Building a good relationship with this summer’s campers and their families can keep them excited for next summer–and for many summers to come! Listen as CampHacker’s Travis Allison and his fellow camp professionals discuss Camp Alumni in this podcast: Camp Alumni For more podcasts and great information, visit the CampHacker website at www.camphacker.org.

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