Positive leadership can help individuals, organizations and communities become more prosperous and sustainable. One of the core functions of Michigan State University Extension is increasing the leadership skills of individuals and organizations. MSU Extension seeks to enable each resident and community group of all sizes to participate fully in the life of our democracy. MSU Extension offers several classroom-based leadership development training programs and educational resources for those wishing to enhance their leadership skills.
August 28, 2014 | Makena Shultz | Carrying out the collective visioning process in your community.
August 25, 2014 | Makena Shultz | Where do you see your community in 25 years? Inviting all your community members to join in the journey can create an investment in progress towards those goals and positive change in the future.
August 25, 2014 | Dawn Earnesty | Small changes to an everyday routine at work can have major benefits when it comes to being healthy and improving work performance.
August 7, 2014 | Julie Pioch | Guests play an important role in informing the board and share responsibility in knowing the rules.
August 7, 2014 | Julie Pioch | Members have the same responsibility as the chair in making sure the meeting is successful.
August 7, 2014 | Julie Pioch | A good chairperson knows the leader plays a supporting role and does not always have to be the star.
August 7, 2014 | Julie Pioch | Each needs to play their part correctly for a successful meeting.
August 4, 2014 | Yvonne (Bonnie) Wichtner-Zoia | Through increasing awareness of ourselves and others, we can better appreciate the experiences and reasoning behind the rich texture of the culture around us.
July 31, 2014 | Tracie Abram | Poverty competency starts with understanding the difference between truth and myths.
July 18, 2014 | Andy Northrop | What do you get when you combine service with travel and volunteering with tourism?
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Date: Sep 9, 2014 - Sep 11, 2014
Location: Kettunen Center, Tustin, Michigan
Date: Sep 9, 2014 - Oct 21, 2014
Location: Laketon Township Hall, 2725 West Giles Road, Muskegon, MI 49445
Date: Sep 10, 2014 - Oct 22, 2014
Location: Berrien County MSU Extension Office, 1737 Hillandale Road, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
- 4-H Advisory Group Support
- 4-H Citizenship & Service
- 4-H Communications
- 4-H Military Family Programs
- 4-H Teen Leadership & Community Change Conference
- 4-H Youth-Adult Partnerships
- Conflict Smoothies
- Facilitative Leadership
- Michigan Lake and Stream Leaders Institute
- National 4-H Congress
- Real Colors Personality Instrument