Expectations
TOPIC SUB-TOPIC WHAT TO EXPECT FROM RDF WHAT RDF EXPECTS FROM ITS MEMBERS
Expect Riders to… Don't expect Riders to… Riders expect you to… Riders don't expect you to…
LEVELING Leveling Help . ...help you level up. . .
Deeding . ...run deeds with you. ...get your deeds up in the 10-12 range before running level cap raids. .
Low Level Instances ...post low level instance groups on the calendar every two weeks and encourage experienced members to sign up. ...run low level instances over and over and over, to farm lower level gear. …sign up when the instances are on the calendar.
...make sure you let an officer know what instance(s) you need.
...offer to help other people when they need it (pay it forward).
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CRAFTING Tiers 1-5 …have a few members that will occasionally help craft lower tier gear. …craft you new gear every other day. …not pester crafters by requesting gear over and over and over. .
Tiers 6-7 …maintain a list of members who have volunteered to craft for you as time and recipe cooldowns allow. . …consider leveling a crafter if you don't have one. .
Providing Materials …occasionally put materials in the kin house chest for kin members to use as needed. …provide the materials for crafting gear for you. …be prepared to provide materials for gear you want crafted. …take donated materials from the kin house and sell them on the AH for cash.
TOPIC SUB-TOPIC WHAT TO EXPECT FROM RDF WHAT RDF EXPECTS FROM ITS MEMBERS
Expect Riders to… Don't expect Riders to… Riders expect you to… Riders don't expect you to…
RAIDING Walkthroughs …post strats and other raid information in our forums.
…get a walkthrough for first timers immediately before the scheduled raid time.
…do everything little thing for you. Showing initiative goes a long way to fitting in here. …read through the strats in our forums and familiarize yourself with the raid. …know every detail of the fight right off the bat.
Loot Rules …follow the established loot rules. . …be familiar with the kin loot policy posted in the forums.
…approach an officer if you have a question about loot.
…attend at least one laddered raid every two months to maintain your ladder spot.
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Preparation …come prepared with pots, food, tokens, scrolls, and other raid consumables to every raid. . …come prepared with pots, food, tokens, scrolls, and other raid consumables to every raid. .
Sign-Ups …show up on time to every raid and be ready to step in fully formed by the posted raid start time.
…notify the group somehow If they can't make it, even at the last minute (e.g. use the shout box on the site, remove yourself from the sign-ups, etc.)
…hold your spot if you are late and don't notify anyone. …show up on time to every raid and be ready to step in fully formed by the posted raid start time.
…notify the group somehow If they can't make it, even at the last minute (e.g. use the shout box on the site, remove yourself from the sign-ups, etc.)
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Leadership …raid leader will be prepared, polite, and patient.
…get some training on how to run the raid yourself if you are willing to accept the responsibility.
. …listen to the raid leader and follow his/her direction.
…share strategy suggestions and other information, but respect the leader's final decision.
…get some training on how to run the raid yourself if you are willing to accept the responsibility.
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Scheduling …try and keep raids consistent and scheduled as best fits the needs of regular kin raiders.
…try and be as flexible as possible to everyone's needs.
…run around 2-3 awesome raids most weeks.
…not to use the ladder on unscheduled raids.
…not to run unscheduled raids if locks will cause us not to be able to fill a scheduled raid.
…sign-up on the site if you want to attend a raid.
…encourage you to raid with RDF so we can get to know you.
…be aware of raid locks (i.e. running a non-scheduled or non-RDF raid could prevent you from running with RDF if you are locked).
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TOPIC SUB-TOPIC WHAT TO EXPECT FROM RDF WHAT RDF EXPECTS FROM ITS MEMBERS
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COMMUNITY Non-Raid Events …hold an anniversary party each year, but others are not traditional. . . .
Officer Meetings …hold an officer meeting at least once a month, and special meetings as needed.
…post the minutes of officer meetings on the forums for everyone.
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Website …raid leaders will update the ladder, and loot table after every raid. . …put your toons on the site and keep them up to date.
…encourage you to be active in the forums and/or shout box.
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Vent & Chat …keep chat clean and respectful.
…be mindful that chat during raiding needs to be pertinent while in combat.
...use vent for voice chat while grouping.
. …keep chat clean and respectful.
…be mindful that chat during raiding needs to be pertinent while in combat.
...download (free) and use vent for voice chat while grouping.
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New Members …be familiar with kin expectation.
…to get to know new members by grouping with them, using vent, chat, and the website.
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…to get to know other members by grouping with them, using vent, chat, and the website.
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Contribution ...to be as helpful as you can. . . .
Behavior ...not be Debbie Downers. :) . ...not be Debbie Downers. :) .
Officers …be available for resolving concerns both that they see in general and as brought to them by the membership. . . .
Resolving Concerns …be open and honest about issues they have.
…be respectful and discrete as necessary.
. …let an officer know if you are having an issue with something kin related and give us a chance to talk it over.
…be open and honest about issues they have.
…be respectful and discrete as necessary.
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