It’s finally happened! I found the Goldilocks guild that compliments my guild perfectly. This last couple weeks have been exhausting both, looking for that merger candidate and recruiting players at the same time. After all this hard work and long hours spent on the non-game part of the game, we finally get to actually PLAY! … Read more Guild mergers and acquisitions
Last weekend I busted my butt to get our numbers up. I had a goal of bring in 6 new people and ended up finding 8! It was a lot of time and effort to get this many people but it would be worth it if we could just fill our raid group for both of our scheduled nights.
Merging is a scary thing. You work hard to build up the type of community and culture that you want and if you look to combine forces with another group there are usually sacrifices that need to be made.
I am no stranger to recruiting players and have talked to dozens of people over the past month who are interested in what we have to offer. We often chit chat a little bit. We ask each other questions and get to know each other. If I get any responses that are deal breakers I … Read more Why Finding a Guild is like Dating
Now is the time to put on your recruiting boots! The very beginning of any game or game expansion is a great time to recruit players for your guild. There are lots of people that are coming to a game for the first time or returning after an extended absence. This all means that they … Read more WoW BFA Recruitment
Today one of my long time guildmates sent me a whisper. He didn’t agree with how I was recruiting for our raid groups. He felt that the players that were in our community were not well vetted, which is true, they are not since I have the link to join posted on public forums. I’m … Read more Handling Criticism as a Guild Leader