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.
July 18, 2014 | Andy Northrop | What do you get when you combine service with travel and volunteering with tourism?
July 13, 2014 | Tracie Abram | Living in poverty is a generalization. There are different types of poverty just as there are differences in other social-economic classes. Learn the four different types and how you can help move people forward and out of poverty.
July 9, 2014 | Dawn Earnesty | MSU Extension offers a program that is designed to train employers how to improve the health of their workers and their families using science-based prevention and wellness strategies.
July 9, 2014 | Bethany Prykucki | Giuliani’s book “Leadership” can offer lessons for life and leadership.
June 25, 2014 | Bethany Prykucki | Understanding the fundamentals of the Open Meetings Act can help prevent accidental errors.
June 19, 2014 | Bethany Prykucki | Part One: Asking questions, seeking clarification and making requests are all common practices in meetings.
June 17, 2014 | Yvonne (Bonnie) Wichtner-Zoia | What do the items on a purposeful agenda actually mean?
June 17, 2014 | Yvonne (Bonnie) Wichtner-Zoia | A carefully prepared agenda sets the stage for a successful meeting.
June 13, 2014 | Dawn Earnesty | Using science-based prevention and wellness strategies, MSU Extension offers a program designed to train employers on how to improve the health of their workers and their families.
June 6, 2014 | Jackelyn Martin | Structured open space time during meetings can empower participants… especially youth!
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Date: Jul 27, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014
Location: Camp Chickagami, 6952 Kauffman Blvd., Presque Isle, MI 49777
Date: Jul 29, 2014 - Sep 16, 2014
Location: American Indian Health and Indian Family Services, 4880 Lawndale St., Detroit, MI 48210
Date: Aug 5, 2014 - Aug 5, 2014
Location: Abbott Building, Wayne County Fairgrounds, Belleville, MI
- 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