CD Wire- April 9, 2013
AD Update: April 3 Unit Meeting Follow-Up If you are like me, you feel a renewed energy this time of year. I always have for as long as I can remember. The longer days meant school would be out soon, and the warmer temperatures enabled countless activitie ...
CD Wire- April 16, 2013
AD Update: Partnering = Professional and Programmatic Opportunities We all know the importance of partnering with others for successful Extension work. It can (among other things) help us gain new ideas, multiply our efforts, and create new avenues for pr ...
CD Wire- April 2, 2013
AD Update: April 3 Unit Meeting ‘To Do’ List Last week we identified a few items you could address in preparation for our April 3 unit meeting. Those items are expanded in more detail this week to enable you to make the most of your face-to-face time with ...
CD Wire- March 26, 2013
AD Update: Five Homework Assignments – Making the Most of Time Spent Together Our Spring CD Unit Meeting will be held Wednesday, April 3 in the Ag Admin Auditorium. The full day’s agenda offers a variety of ways to advance your professional goals as wel ...
CD Wire- March 19, 2013
AD Update: Share, Learn, and Build Team – ‘Locally and Globally’ Our Spring CD Unit Meeting will be held April 3 in the Ag Admin Auditorium. As part of the agenda, we’ll have an opportunity to ‘fireside chat’ with Extension Director Keith Smith before lun ...
CD Wire- March 12, 2013
AD Update: Streamlining Reporting via RiV Last week we talked about communicating the impact of your work. Use of the LOGIC Model helps identify specifically what you are trying to achieve and how you intend to achieve it. Going the next step involves ...
CD Wire- March 5, 2013
AD Update: The Most Overlooked Part of Your Job Reporting and impact documentation have been the focus of these weekly AD Updates nearly two dozen times in the past two years. Why? It isn’t enough that you think you are doing good work; you must strive to ...
CD Wire- February 26, 2013
AD Update: Making the Most of Meetings Whether you call the meeting or you are invited, you are responsible for doing your best to make sure the time spent meeting is worthwhile. Last week I participated in a 90-minute webinar focused on Effective Meeting ...
CD Wire- January 29, 2013
AD Update: Multi-State Collaboration via NCRCRD Small Grants With NCRCRD Small Grant proposals due by January 31, I am pleased to report that we are involved in at least three separate project proposals. Kudos are in order to the following for actively pu ...
CD Wire- January 23, 2013
AD Update: Improving Our Creative and Scholarly Outputs with Feedback Our creative and scholarly outputs communicate knowledge in ways that are more ‘lasting’ than a face to face teaching and learning event. These outputs might be podcasts and webpages; o ...