Name and frame the conversation: Navigating Conflict & Tough Conversations in Agriculture
Stressful times in agriculture can trigger difficult conversations that many of us dread – whether we’re delivering bad news, are on the receiving end of it, or are helping farmers or farm families make sense of it all. Fortunately, these situations don’t have to be uncomfortable or unproductive.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Lenders, mediators, farm advocates, agency staff, Farm Business Management and Extension educators, agricultural advisors and business people, farmers, veterinarians, clergy, social service providers, and anyone else who interacts with farmers or agriculture.
ONLINE PLATFORM: Zoom
Monday - Bring your best self forward
Tuesday - Embrace conflict and change
Friday - Be safe: de-escalation and personal safety
e personal anxiety and fear about interpersonal conflict.
e the connection between conflict and change.
nd how self-awareness and group dynamics contribute to successful outcomes.
ize the importance of using framing and reflecting techniques in discussion.
n precautions you can take to keep yourself safe at work – both in and outside your office.
ABOUT THE PRESENTERS
This workshop is supported by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, under award number 2018-38640-2841
|Event Date||9/16/2020 9:30 am ET|