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May 2020 Management Minute
“Return to Normal” By: Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist The outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United States has affected the workplace in many different ways over the past few weeks. As many states and counties begin to e (More)
Circumstances and Assumptions
By: Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist, Garden City, KS The recent outbreak of Coronavirus (Covid-19) in the United States has affected the workplace in many dif (More)
March 2020 Management Minute
“It’s not Always about the Money” By: Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist If you have an employee who seems to continually be bothering you about not being paid enough, there are usually two possibilities: 1) You are a tightwad and (More)
February 2020 Management Minute
“Failure” By:Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist Leadership and management are evaluated by an organization or operation’s successes. However, the path to success often involves failure. Everyone hates to fail. However, failure is a (More)
January 2020 Management Minute
“How to Find More Time in the New Year” By: Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist One of the more common New Year’s resolutions is to find more time for family, friends, exercise or some new activity. However, the question becomes, ho (More)
December 2019 Management Minute
“Winter Safety in the Workplace” By: Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist Winter is here and many agriculture workers work in the elements, which brings a new set of seasonal workplace hazards. Falls, slips, and trips are one of the (More)
November 2019 Management Minute
“The Power of Praise” By: Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist Praise is likely one of the most powerful tools in the toolbox of any manager, leader or educator. I recently came across a summary of a research project conducted by Eli (More)
October 2019 Management Minute
“Good Help is Hard to Find” By: Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist “Good help is hard to find” which alternatively means that the “good help we have is worth retaining”. I recently had a conversation with a colleague who is changin (More)
September 2019 Management Minute
“Are you a Manager or a Leader?” By: Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist I recently came across an article that contrasted management and leadership (Learning for future and personal and business success by Bob Milligan). Many of yo (More)
Management Minute
“Think Safety this Summer, Agriculture is a High Risk Occupation” By: Justin Waggoner, Ph.D., Beef Systems Specialist Most of you reading this are likely involved in agric (More)
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