CD Weekly Wire- November 25, 2013
AD Update: Planning for the December 3 Unit Meeting It is hard to believe we are just a few short days away from the Thanksgiving break. Add in our December 3 unit meeting and Extension Annual Conference at the Ohio Union on December 4 and we’ll be pushin ...
Leadership and Type (MBTI)
Leadership and Type (MBTI) Moving from recognizing and understanding to appreciating and effectively using differences is a challenge because we all have a natural bias for our own way of seeing things and making decisions. It can be hard to recognize our ...
Strengths Finder and Colors of Your Personality- Now What?
As a leader, it is important to know your strengths and what you do well. We spend a lot of time taking different leadership and personality assessments which allow us to learn more about ourselves. However, very little time is spent combining the differe ...
You get what you focus on."-Vannoy & Ross, 2008 As a leader it is important to know what talents you possess, that you bring to the leadership table. Do you know what strengths you possess? Every leader possesses her/his own unique set of talents ...
Increasing Sales Using Strengths
“Those who follow the part of themselves that is great will become great.” – Meng Tzu Do you consider yourself to be a “natural born” salesperson? Research shows that when you build on your strengths, you get the best sales response. Capitalizing on w ...
Perfomance Management and Coaching
Performance management is a systematic process for improving and sustaining human performance throughout organizations. Much more than the "annual review", performance management involves an integrated approach to planning, coaching and feedback ...
What Will It Be Today? Conflict, Compete, or Collaborate
There are many choices to be made in the workplace. The workplace can be a breeding ground for conflict due to different personality and communication styles. We can choose to ignore or accelerate conflict with others, or we can choose to allow conflict t ...
CD Weekly Wire- November 4, 2013
AD Update: Care and Nurturing of a High-Performing Team It’s been nearly three weeks since we met in Cleveland for our Fall CD Retreat and I am still reflecting on the experience. A quick review of the post-program evaluation data reinforces my personal a ...
Conflict Management for Managers, Supervisors, and Team Leaders
Who should attend? Supervisors (current & aspiring), Work Team Members, Directors/Administrators, "Front-line" Staff Why attend? Conflict is a part of our lives and is one of the biggest distracters of success and overall productivity in t ...
Urban Food and Agriculture Farming in the city? Who does that? Where could you even do that? These are great questions that many in the public are asking. Interestingly today, there are some surprising answers and real-life examples out there. Across Ohio ...