4 Ways to Help New Staff Transition into Camp

photo credit Camp Kzoo/Super Rec, MI New staff will be at camp soon! They have interviewed, filled out forms, packed and travelled in preparation for their summer job.  They may have driven a short distance or have flown across the world to work for you. Are you ready to show them that you appreciate them?  […]

Get Staff to Read Your Emails

Are you frustrated with the lack of response to your staffing emails? You aren’t alone. We hear this from camps: “I found a great job candidate, I reached out, it started great and then nothing when I followed up with emails (cue cricket sounds).” Well, it might not be the job or you…it may be […]

photo credit Iroquois Springs Camp

A Day in the Life of a Camp Nurse

photo credit Iroquois Springs Camp Let us help you imagine what a typical day as a camp nurse may be like. You wake up to the sound of birds outside your window and fresh air on your face. You hear the distant giggle of children as they take an early morning swim in the gorgeous […]

How to Make your Camp Organization Systems a Breeze

photo credit JotForm.com In preparing for my own summer at camp this year, I’ve been thinking of how the people under my supervision organize themselves. Usually, I find a new supervisor spends the first 7-10 days of camp trying to figure out their “system” of organization. In the past, this system has taken on forms […]

3 Ways to Keep Your Summer Camp Staff Applicants from Ghosting

Ghosting is the digital age version of standing you up. We are sure you’ve read about ghosting in the staffing world. Everyone from Google and Amazon on down is currently fighting this phenomenon. Newspapers, network news and every online media outlet has reported about ghosting job interviews, internship offers and actual jobs. The good news […]

Remember To Utilize Direct Emails on Campstaff and CampStaffNurses

We hope you’ve enjoyed this week of tips from CampStaff. For a full refresher on all 5 tips, start here with our first tip.  On both CampStaff and CampStaffNurses, you may log into your account as many times as you want, you may change your descriptions as often as you like, you may change your logo and photos […]