CD Wire- June 4, 2013
AD Update: Interim Assignment: Opportunities and Challenges You may have noticed a note from Director Keith Smith last Friday, mentioning a new temporary assignment for me as Assistant Director, Agriculture and Natural Resources. This interim role is in ...
CD Wire- May 21, 2013
AD Update: Collaboration: Always ‘In Season’ As we wrap up the annual performance review ‘season’ I have had many chances to read formal written feedback from colleagues and clientele. Such excellent evaluative feedback is a testament to the quality of o ...
CD Wire- May 7, 2013
AD Update: Monthly Mileage Reporting Associating a reward with an activity is what leads to the development and maintenance of positive habits. Regular reimbursement for your monthly mileage is one such reward that requires activity on your part. As reque ...
CD Wire- May 14, 2013
AD Update: It Will Be What You Make of It The past few updates have focused on giving. That theme continues this week, but instead of giving via the Campus Campaign, we focus on giving via your professional association. I turned over the NACDEP Treasurer ...
CD Wire- May 29, 2013
AD Update: Summer Unit Meeting Update Last week we discussed Research in View as a collaborative tool and the north central region collaborative impact indicators project (to read more, go here). This week we will discuss an upcoming collaborative event ...
CD Wire- April 30, 2013
AD Update: Campus Campaign wraps up April 30 Bruce McPheron, V-P for Ag Administration and Dean of CFAES, indicated that as of last week the participation rate in this year’s Campus Campaign by FAES employees (which includes you) was 28%. This is an incre ...
CD Wire- April 23, 2013
AD Update: RiV: A Useful Tool Research in View (RiV, formerly known as OSU:pro) has been the focus of much discussion. In these updates we have noted its features for documenting your accomplishments as well as your goals and progress for your performanc ...
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- 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 ...