Stop scrolling and check these stats:
🔸 In a survey by Deloitte, 82% of HR said they are more likely to choose candidates with volunteer experience on their résumé. Yet, they see volunteer experience listed on only 30% of the résumés they receive.
🔸 92% of respondents agree that volunteering improves employees’ broader professional skill sets and leadership skills in particular. 88% of them found volunteering plays a key role in developing a strong character, and 85% found volunteering helps talent advance their communication skills.
🔸 61% of millennials consider a company’s commitment to the community when deciding on a potential job.
🔸 Despite these results indicating that volunteerism is a valuable tool for developing and acquiring talent, 47% of employees said their workplace does not offer a volunteer program, and 66% of respondents who reported that their employer does not have a workplace program would like their company to offer one.
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