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Recruiting Organization: M4A FOUNDATION - CROWDDOING

CrowdDoing's Medicinal Foods for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety is recruiting virtual volunteer art directors. This role is for Medicinal Foods, Volunteer Art Director CrowdDoing


We're helping to build medicinal foods literacy and citizen science of foods & herbs for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety.


Here is the main package for your review to determine if you are interested: docs.google.com/document/d/1bT47d5eDE2NVW606d1Y7TeKp1hDHyP_JBuJ94Cyy0B4/edit?usp=sharing .


Please feel free to view this powerpoint to get an overview of this initiative: docs.google.com/presentation/d/12aEqwiRctIx3QcvK6HNFy4uJ5TgRffxQ7xPLEINNyJw/edit?usp=sharing


Did you know that there are thousands of foods and herbs that can impact our mental health in positive ways? CrowdDoing is a global virtual collaboration to research medicinal foods for stress, sleep and anxiety. Our project has the goal of advancing integration across fields of research and to build medicinal foods literacies in the population. We're recruiting virtual volunteer service learning project managers.


This role is for Medicinal Foods, Medicinal Foods Service Learning Micro-Leadership Project Management. CrowdDoing aims to make each role flexible, allowing you to become engaged according to your own schedule. You will have the chance to assume micro-leadership responsibilities in keeping with your aspirations and availability. https://real-leaders.com/leveraging-micro-leadership-to-make-aspirational-goals-achievable/.




You can see a video introduction (7 minutes & 25 second) to CrowdDoing's medicinal foods. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wUrvRkx7_y8


We're helping to build medicinal foods literacy and citizen science of foods & herbs for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety.


What skills will you practice gaining mastery of this this role? Skills that overlap with what are needed for Medicinal Foods project management Service Learners include skills relevant to future project delivery in the project management profession. These skills include hard skills like "ability to make data-driven decisions" and soft skills like :problem-solving, interpersonal, communication, teamwork, leadership)" Developing Digital-Age Project Management Skills to Thrive in Disruptive Times https://www.pmi.org/-/media/pmi/documents/public/pdf/learning/thought-leadership/pulse/digital-pm-skills.pdf?sc_lang_temp=en


There are other frames that the PMI for what skills represent the future of project management which are also learnable through multi-disciplinary project management focused service learning at CrowdDoing's medicinal foods team. Each of the skills identified by Sam Sauer in a January 9, 2018 called "The Skills Project Managers Will Need in 2025" can be honed through this role:


Emotional Intelligence,

Adaptability

Working with and Managing Remote Teams

Data Science Expertise

https://www.liquidplanner.com/blog/skills-project-managers-will-need-2025/


There are other skills of the future of project managers that can be learned through this role. "Project Management: 5 Characteristics of 'Transformational' PMOs" identified these skills, all of which connect to this role:


"Consistency, Transparency, Flexibility, Agility, Educational". These are characteristics that take practice to develop.


https://www.cio.com/article/2409234/project-management--5-characteristics-of--transformational--pmos.html


Each group reporting on the field identifies different skills that are needed. "A new report from Forrester Research describes the characteristics of next-generation project management offices with real-world advice from leading PMO directors on how to get there:


1. Leadership

2. Motivation

3. Communication

4. Organization

5. Prioritization

6. Problem solving

7. Adaptability"


https://www.cio.com/article/2389129/project-management-7-must-have-project-management-skills-for-it-pros.html


All of these skills are learnable through service learning with CrowdDoing's medicinal foods team in our project management roles.


CrowdDoing provides real-world project-based learners to service learners who want to both develop their skills, and learn new skills related to systemic thinking, systemic change, and multi-disciplinary collaboration.

Here is the main package for their review to determine if you are interested: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1bT47d5eDE2NVW606d1Y7TeKp1hDHyP_JBuJ94Cyy0B4/edit?usp=sharing .


We also have a powerpoint we can share- https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/12aEqwiRctIx3QcvK6HNFy4uJ5TgRffxQ7xPLEINNyJw/edit?usp=sharing


Pinterest page:


pinterest.com/medicinalfoodscitizenscience/boards/


CrowdDoing leverages micro-leadership. You can see this public article about our work: https://real-leaders.com/leveraging-micro-leadership-to-make-aspirational-goals-achievable/


Please get in touch if you would be interested in supporting us through the role of:Medicinal Foods, Engagement & Agile Marketing Medicinal Foods Sub-Project Project Management.

Pinterest page:


pinterest.com/medicinalfoodscitizenscience/boards/


CrowdDoing leverages micro-leadership. You can see this public article about our work: https://real-leaders.com/leveraging-micro-leadership-to-make-aspirational-goals-achievable/


Please get in touch if you would be interested in supporting us through the role of:Medicinal Foods, Graphic Design Volunteer

Job Candidates: Find a Graphic Designer Volunteer Now!

Graphic Designer Volunteer Role Summary

Currently seeking an innovative and dedicated graphic designer to join our growing team. The individual in this role would be responsible for taking conceptual design ideas and creating visual representations of them, both electronically and in print. This individual would work with a variety of products, applications, and software platforms, while simultaneously collaborating with a number of teams at our company.


Graphic Designer Duties and Responsibilities

Sit in on conceptual design meetings and offer educated opinions

Determine voice and messaging for graphic design pieces

Advise on best practices and optimizations throughout design projects

Select colors, font, images, and layout

Create visualizations (either by hand or via a software program) which convey accurate messaging and undertones as dictated by the project

Develop product illustrations, logos, website graphics, etc. as needed

Present designs to stakeholders and applicable teams

Implement feedback and changes when appropriate

QA designs for errors

Pass final design to development or publishing teams for release

Graphic Designer Requirements and Qualifications

Exceptional creativity and innovation

Experience with both print and electronic media

Proficient in design and photo-editing software

Accuracy and attention to detail

Time management and organizational skills; able to meet deadlines

The ability and desire to stay up-to-date with commercial design/graphics trends and implement these in daily work

Nice to Have

A bachelor’s degree in graphic design, design, or art preferred (extensive experience in the field may also be acceptable)

Experience with Quark Xpress, InDesign, and PhotoShop a plus



"To help support you joining the right part of CrowdDoing for you, please use this form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSftd6E0tyV2uq7mMty1rZ80BB2MSGhbnof9gRBvaQXbrttIkg/viewform?usp=sf_link"


If you have any questions about processes for joining CrowdDoing.world as a volunteer to support our efforts in systemic change please write to volunteerorientation@crowddoing.world

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