Presentation on theme: "Lance Brower NDSU Extension Fred Wolff South Central Dakota Regional Council."— Presentation transcript:
Lance Brower NDSU Extension Fred Wolff South Central Dakota Regional Council
Unique Projects? Projects that should involve a team approach Tomatoes Lettuce Client/Cooperator desire Their project, not yours! The competitive edge People “How can I help” vs. “I’m from extension, you’re gonna listen to me!”
When do you build the network? Two types of networks (or just one) Network for the team Network for projects SWOT Analysis Determining who should be involved Who’s not at the table that should be? Invitation to others
Accountability Timeline Scope of work Evaluation
Look for opportunities Emotional Bank Account (Stephen Covey) Be aware Do what you say you will do. Deposit has value to the other person Little deposits add up Be there Withdrawal Randy Pausch (3 steps)
Communicate with the client/cooperator Communicate with the team How to fire a volunteer Break the pig?
Group think Too many in relation to size of project What’s in it for me (entrepreneur) Stay on track