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Thursday, May 1, 2014

Leadership Academy (Session 1 of 2)

When:  Thursday, May 1, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
University of Missouri Howell County Extension Office

217 Aid Ave, West Plains MO map...

Description:

University of Missouri Extension and the Howell County Extension Center is offering a Leadership Academy in West Plains beginning May 1. Missouri Training Institute Leadership Series under the direction of University of Missouri Extension offers top-notch training for managers and leaders in all industries including government, for-profit and non-profit organizations operating in southwest Missouri and northern Arkansas.

The professional series will address the following topics: building effective relationships, communicating successfully, leading high-performance teams, strategic planning and action planning.
The training will take place over five days with classes beginning on Thursday, May 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and continuing each Thursday in May. All classes will be held at the Howell County Extension Center, 217 Aid Ave., West Plains.

May 1: Building Effective Relationships in Business

May 8: Leading Teams

May15: Lessons in Leadership: Great leaders are inspiring.

May 22: Guiding Conflict Resolution

May 29: Strategic Planning, Visioning, Taking Action and Communicating It! more...

Session topic:

Building Effective Relationships in Business: This is one of the best strategies to ensure team performance and prevent conflicts. Our workplace relationships have a huge impact on our overall happiness.

Registration:

The cost for the entire series is $750 per person or $185 for a full-day session of your choice. Send a second person for $50 off one session or $100 off the Academy price. Enrollment in the series can be done by calling the Howell County Extension office at (417) 256-2391 or emailing them at howellco@missouri.edu. It is also possible to download a registration form online at http://extension.missouri.edu/howell.

Registration
deadline:

4/30/2014

Class size:

55

Event full:

No

Cost:

$750.00

Facilitator:

Amy Patillo, Ed.D., patilloa@missouri.edu
Howell County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/256-2391




Organic Gardening Academy (Session 2 of 11)

When:  Thursday, May 1, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Avenue, Springfield MO map...

Description:

The Greene County MU Extension office is pleased to host the 2014 Organic Gardening Academy. This series of classes related to organic gardening will present proven, science based techniques on a wide range of topics. Each class will include a presentation of the subject, followed by a hands-on demonstration of the techniques learned during the class. The speakers have a passion for organic gardening, and subject matter expertise.

Session topic:

A Healthy Garden Soil - The Basis of Organic Gardening

Registration:

The introductory class on April 17 is free. The registration fee for each following class is $20. A discounted rate of $180 is available for all 10 classes purchased as a package, if purchased by May 1, 2014. To register or for more information, contact Lorri Winters at the MU Extension - Greene County office; 2400 S. Scenic, Springfield, MO; call 417-881-8909, or email WintersL@missouri.edu

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00
A discounted rate of $180 is available for all 10 classes purchased as a package, if purchased by May 1, 2014.

Facilitator:

Patrick Byers, byerspl@missouri.edu
Greene County MU Extension Center
phone: 417/881-8909