Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at
3:00 pm EST
As professionals engaged in water-related extension, research and conservation, we all talk about water. So – what works and why? Tune in to this month’s edition of The Current as we hear from a range of speakers as they discuss their research on how we relate to water, how we...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at
3:00 pm EDT
- Presented by Shane Bradt, Brooke Edmunds
Story Maps can help you tell stories, with or without mapsTelling stories can be a effective way to communicate information, particularly when those stories feature compelling narrative and striking visuals. While many Cooperative Extension professionals have experience...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at
11:00 am EDT
We all have the intention to communicate clearly and frequently are able to make this happen. However, under stress or “In the Crunch,” most of us revert to less skillful styles of making our point. It can be helpful to recognize these styles which present obstacles to...
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at
2:00 pm EDT
The ACE Writing Learning Community will host Zeke Barlow, Assistant Director for Communications and Marketing in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Virginia Tech, for an upcoming webinar on Wednesday, March 16 at 2 p.m. EST.Please join us for:How to Effectively...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 at
2:00 pm EST
- Presented by Jamie Seger
Did you enjoy our first TweetUp + Webinar? You're in luck, because we're hosting another one! Join me as we dive into content strategy! We'll use the webinar to walk through tools that can help you find out what local interests are in your state or county, and how to develop...
Friday, December 18, 2015 at
2:30 pm EST
- Presented by Martha Monroe, Crystal Powers, Paul Vincelli
Controversial topics abound in agriculture from GMO’s (genetically modified organisms) to climate change. Communicating scientifically-credible information to help farm managers plan for the future or make short-term decisions can be challenging when intertwined with...
Friday, November 20, 2015 at
2:30 pm EST
- Presented by Nichole Embertson, Jill Heemstra
Recognizing the complex network of people and organizations involved in manure nutrient management, there are many venues and paths for information transfer. To further complicate matters, regional differences and issues related to manure nutrient management exist because...
Thursday, June 18, 2015 at
2:30 pm EDT
The Capacity Building Work Team in the Children and Youth Institute at Michigan State University Extension will be presenting the following webinar: Building Community Relationships. Building relationships in your community can lead you in some fun, exciting, and...
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at
12:00 pm EDT
- Presented by Shannon Ferrell
Planning to transition the family farm from one generation to another generation? This can be a very difficult process that requires good communication skills, goal setting, financial analysis, tax planning, and retirement planning. Dr. Shannon Ferrell(link is external),...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at
11:00 am EDT
- Presented by Andy Crocker
This session will focus on the theme of working with lay audiences to elicit knowledge gain and behavior change. We’ve spent more than a year providing military helping professionals top-notch content and subject-matter expertise on a variety of relevant topics but we’ve...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at
4:30 pm EST
- Presented by Noor Azizan-Gardner, George Okantey, Dionardo Pizaña, Julie Middleton
Monday, October 6, 2014 at
1:00 pm EDT
- Presented by Phil Durst, Stan Moore
Durst and Moore will discuss the results of phone interviews with 158 employees from 11 dairy farms, including: Employee turnover rate and employee engagement Management makes a difference Focus employees on achieving performance standards Providing opportunities to...
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at
9:00 pm EST
- Presented by Cole Ehmke
When getting a financial house in order, we can’t forget that communicating about the plans is an important part of the process. This presentation is about involving spouses and others effectively so that we set ourselves up for long term success. Conversations with those...
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at
1:00 pm EST
- Presented by Trudy Dunham, Jay Staker
How do public officials, and individuals, make decisions? How do you make decisions? It isn't always the factual, logical information that results in your decision. Our heart and emotions are called into play, as well as our values and sense of ethics. The stories we tell,...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at
12:30 pm EST
Presented by Marilyn K. Lesmeister, Associate Professor and Carolyn Ashton, Associate Professor, Oregon State University Extension 4-H Youth Development. This webinar is designed for those who work with volunteers who are beginning to explore the diverse characteristics among...