A Workplace Culture Focused on Ethics
October 23, 2015
If the word “ethics” hasn’t been uttered much around your place of work, maybe it’s time for a refresher. Standards on ethics and behavior within a business are crucial to its wellbeing, functionality, and, ultimately, profitability. By establishing a practice of positive ethics and training employees to follow that practice, a business is given the internal fundamentals to prosper. Managers and business leaders are invited to join us in this important lesson on building and maintaining ethics within the workplace. Together, we will look at the role of ethics in a business, knowing whether or not ethics are present, and what to do when a business’s ethical standards are put to the test.
Women in the Agricultural Workplace
December 04, 2015
Agriculture has been stereotypically viewed as predominantly male, but female interest in agriculture has been steadily rising for the past several years. Female enrollment in agricultural 4-year programs has consistently remained above male enrollment since 2010 (Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Enrollment and Outlook Report by AgCareers.com – 2013 Update). A new study conducted by AgCareers.com reveals further findings to support and examine the fact that more and more women are joining the agricultural workforce today than ever before. Therefore, it’s time to take note to capture the specific skills and talents women bring to the industry. Attend this webinar and gain an insight into the statistics about women working in agriculture. Learn about what women bring to the industry and how they can propel agriculture’s positive image forward. And, with this new perception, find out how to better recruit women into your agricultural business or how to retain t