Getting the best from yourself & employees

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web pageThe following news item is being sent to DACF subscribers as a courtesy.Getting the Best from Yourself and Your EmployeesLocation: Online 
Dates: January 8, 15 & 22, 2019 from 10:30-Noon Eastern Time 
Cost: $70 for the series.Register NowAre you ready to take your labor management to the next level? Getting the Best from Yourself and Your Employees is a three-session workshop for farm operators based on the DiSC Workplace Profile. Instructors Mary Peabody (UVM Extension) and Seth Wilner (UNH Extension) will guide you through an assessment of your preferences, your strengths and stressors. Then you’ll explore some strategies you can use to be a better communicator and a better manager with employees, customers, and family members who may, or may not, share your work style preferences.  Finally, we’ll offer insight into how to bring what you’ve learned back to the farm and use it to build a successful crew for the coming season.The workshop will be offered virtually on three Tuesdays, Jan 8th, 15th and 22nd from 10:30 – noon. The workshop series fee is $70. Thanks to support from the USDA-Risk Management Agency and USDA NIFA, registration through December 31 is half price, reducing the fee to $35. This material is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S.D.A., under award numbers 2014-68006-21873 and 2015-70017-23898 and the USDA Risk Management Agency Targeted States Program.  To request a disability-related accommodation to participate in this program, please email Mary Peabody or call (802) 656-7232 by 5 pm December 20, 2018. For all other questions, please email Beth Holtzman.