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Purdue Extension's Leadership for a Sustainable Future (LSF) provides a development program that builds leadership capacity of civic entrepreneurs, government and nonprofit staff, as well as community leaders who want to learn about and conduct leadership programs for their learning groups, constituents, teams or neighborhood organizations. Our focus is to build authentic leadership and collaborations that brings underutilized assets into fuller participation and production.
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If you are interested in learning more about Marion County Dog Training Clubs here is a list of townships (see below) that have clubs and sponsors who teach dog handling. If the township you are in is not listed, they do not currently have a club. If your township does not have a club and you would like to be involved in this project you are welcome to join whichever township club is convenient for you.
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The projects listed in the "Related Files" section found below do not advance to the Indiana State Fair, they are judged in Marion County only and finish there.
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Small Animal Exhibit and Poster Project
April 21-22, Crucial conversation Instructor training will teach you how to achieve effective dialogue and how to hold people accountable at all levels in your organization. You will begin to reveal the best ideas, make the highest-quality decisions, and then act on your decisions with unity and commitment. This training experience introduces a set of tools that enables alignment, agreement, and interpersonal communication. The cost for this two-day experience is $375. Register here: https://
Tool for talking when stakes are high
Based on feedback from our December webinar, we have created a five series e-learning pilot program using our WebEx platform. This will provide an opportunity to sample the two-day instructor training and decide if you would like to become an instructor. The series is complimentary and you must register.

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