Take Your Labor Management to the Next Level

Growing Successful Work Teams: An Online Learning Circle for Women Farmers & Managers

 A two-session online learning circle series
Sponsored by the UVM Extension Women’s Agricultural Network

Location: Online
Dates: March 19 & 26, 10:30-Noon Eastern Time
Registration Deadline: March 12, 2019

Cost: $40

Would you like to learn how to build more productive farm work crews?

In this two-session online learning circle, based on the DiSC Workplace Profile, UVM Extension’s Mary Peabody and will guide you through an assessment of your management 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, you’ll gain insights into how to bring what you’ve learned back to the farm and use it to build a stronger, more successful crew for the coming season. The registration fee includes your customized DiSC Workplace Profile. The interactive, learning circle format will offer time for discussion and for Q&A. Sessions will be held virtually on two Tuesdays, March 19 & 26, from 10:30 – noon. Sessions will be recorded and additional resources and information will be available.

Register online at: Growing Successful Work Teams: An Online Learning Circle for Women Farmers & Managers

Disability-related accommodations are available. Please contact Mary.Peabody@uvm.edu by March 5so we may assist you. Limited financial assistance is available to eligible individuals. For questions about scholarships and series details, please contact beth.holtzman@uvm.edu.

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.

About Beth Holtzman

Beth Holtzman is outreach and education coordinator for the UVM New Farmer Project the Women's Agricultural Network.
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