CD Wire- October 22, 2013
AD Update: Hectic Times Require Working Smarter Reflecting on the past several weeks leads me to believe that they have been a bit of a whirlwind. In addition to the ‘normal’ work on our to do lists, many of us went from planning for, attending and recupe ...
CD Wire- October 29, 2013
AD Update: Extension CD and the West Side Market Throughout much of 2013, the north central CD program leaders have focused conversations on how we might better meet programming needs in the region. Collaborating across state lines, cost recovery practice ...
CD Wire- October 1, 2013
AD Update: Recognizing Excellence- Friend of CD and Excellence in CD Awards Last week we recognized our colleagues who received high honors from their north central and national peers via NACDEP awards. Taking the time to reflect on the accomplishments of ...
CD Wire- September 24, 2013
AD Update: NACDEP/Galaxy IV Follow-Up Last week at this time, many of us were kicking the NACDEP/Galaxy IV Conference into high gear at the Pittsburgh Convention Center. It was an action-packed week for sure with conference tours, meetings, events, and ...
CD Wire- September 10, 2013
AD Update: Final Galaxy Prep... Many of us will be attending the Galaxy Conference next week in Pittsburgh. Thanks to Rose Merkowitz, we have an attendee list that tells us who is traveling when. You may want to refer to it and identify possible carpoo ...
CD Wire- August 13, 2013
AD Update: Reporting Our Efforts The past few updates have focused on some of the key elements necessary for our professional growth and development: the OSUE Competency Model, performance management, coaching, and performance and professional goals. For ...
CD Wire- August 20, 2013
AD Update: Four Weeks to NACDEP/Galaxy IV Conference In four short weeks, we’ll be kicking off the Galaxy IV Conference in Pittsburgh. This year, being a JCEP Galaxy year, we will have a full menu of Extension-related presentations, posters, and workshops ...
CD Wire- July 23, 2013
AD Update: Getting Better for your Professional Growth and Development Item 13 on the Assistant Director position description reads, “Provide direction and leadership for the professional development of all Extension personnel assigned Community Developme ...
CD Wire- July 16, 2013
AD Update: NCRCRD Small Grants Update Our last issue mentioned opportunities to foster multi-state collaboration. It also briefly highlighted a few examples of our recent multi-state efforts. Our push at last fall’s unit retreat to think more about workin ...
CD Wire- July 30, 2013
AD Update: Performance Management: Check-Ins, Coaching, and Annual Review Last week we talked about us taking steps to improve the way we implement the Extension performance management process. We have previously discussed the importance of planning and g ...