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Bill Taylor grew up on a farm in northwestern Montana, taught vocational agriculture for 16 years, then became an Agriculture and Natural Resource Extension Educator with the University of Wyoming for 11 years. In 2005 he took on the position of Community Development Area Extension Educator with the University of Wyoming. You can read his articles at Scribd. Contact Bill at weston@uwyo.edu.

A Bill Taylor Podcast

These are insights of Bill Taylor, University of Wyoming Extension Community Development Area Educator. He provides audio podcasts on numerous subjects, including personal and family financial literacy, board governance, business management, estate planning, leadership development, facilitation, conflict management, horticulture, and other subjects of interest.

Episodes Archive

Download Guardian Responsibilities  2013-05-23 (4.55 MB)

Guardian Responsibilities

  • Guardians are chosen carefully by the court and have specific responsibilities to fulfill.

Download Guardianship and Conservatorships  2013-05-20 (4.55 MB)

Guardianship and Conservatorships

  • One of the most important issues in estate planning is providing care and oversight for children and incapcitated adults.

Download Is A Will Enough?  2013-05-14 (4.55 MB)

Is A Will Enough?

  • There are other methods and documents which should be considered in addition to your will.

Download Requirements For A Wyoming Will  2013-05-13 (4.55 MB)

Requirements For A Wyoming Will

  • Completing an accurate will designed for your situation requires important information and numerous supporting documents.

Download Why Prepare a Will?  2013-05-13 (4.55 MB)

Why Prepare a Will?

  • A will is a highly important planning tool to protect your property, beneficiaries, and children.

Download Plant Combinations  2013-04-25 (4.55 MB)

Plant Combinations

  • What plants go together for watering zones while making a pleasing landscape?

Download Spring Lawn Care  2013-04-24 (4.55 MB)

Spring Lawn Care

  • There are several things to do now to prepare your lawn for summer.

Download Pruning Trees  2013-03-08 (4.55 MB)

Pruning Trees

  • Trees need proper pruning and at the proper time.

Download Tree Risks  2013-03-08 (4.12 MB)

Tree Risks

  • Broken or falling trees can present risks which may be prevented.

Download Final Transfer of Personal Property  2013-02-12 (4.55 MB)

Final Transfer of Personal Property

  • Once recipients have been determined, personal property may be transferred in one of two ways.

Download Inventory and Assigment of Personal Property  2013-02-12 (4.55 MB)

Inventory and Assigment of Personal Property

  • When estate planning personal items need to be inventoried and eventually assigned to a recipient.

Download Rules for Personal Property Transfer  2013-02-12 (4.55 MB)

Rules for Personal Property Transfer

  • What rules should you follow when planning to pass on personal items? Here are some considerations.

Download Personal Property Transfer 2  2013-02-12 (4.55 MB)

Personal Property Transfer 2

  • What is fair in passing on personal items and property? This is often a difficult decision.

Download Personal Property Transfer  2013-02-11 (4.55 MB)

Personal Property Transfer

  • Estate planning for personal items is often overlooked and can be highly emotional.

Download Considerations in Choosing an Executor  2013-01-10 (4.55 MB)

Considerations in Choosing an Executor

  • Additional considerations in choosing an estate executor or personal representative.

Download Who Should Be Your Estate Executor?  2013-01-09 (4.55 MB)

Who Should Be Your Estate Executor?

  • Choosing the right person in your will to handle your estate is crucial.

Download Choosing an Estate Personal Representative  2013-01-09 (4.55 MB)

Choosing an Estate Personal Representative

  • Choosing an Estate Personal Representative

Download Does Your FICO Credit Score Make a Difference?  2012-10-25 (4.55 MB)

Does Your FICO Credit Score Make a Difference?

  • FICO scores affect more and more of our lives. Loans from finance companies, payday lenders, etc. are ALWAYS negative on our score.

Download Using a Consent Agenda  2012-10-10 (4.55 MB)

Using a Consent Agenda

  • A consent agenda can quickly deal with the routine matters in your meetings and allow you to move on to more important or visionary issues.

Download Legal Responsibilities of Board Members  2012-10-09 (4.55 MB)

Legal Responsibilities of Board Members

  • Even though board types and locations vary, there are generally recognized legal requirements of boards and their members.

Download Best Governance Practices  2012-10-08 (4.55 MB)

Best Governance Practices

  • What does the IRS consider best practices for nonprofit boards?

Download Strategic Thinking  2012-10-08 (4.55 MB)

Strategic Thinking

  • Boards need to put in the time to think strategically, instead of being buried under the operational details.

Download Your Sprinkler System is Killing Your Lawn!  2012-07-06 (4.55 MB)

Your Sprinkler System is Killing Your Lawn!

  • Most sprinkler systems are set to water every day for a few minutes, which weakens the root system.

Download Your Trees Need Water!  2012-07-05 (4.55 MB)

Your Trees Need Water!

  • Most homeowners are not giving their trees enough water.

Download Scams - Can You Count the Ways?  2012-04-17 (4.55 MB)

Scams - Can You Count the Ways?

  • New scams continue to steal money.

Download Predatory Lending 3  2012-04-13 (4.55 MB)

Predatory Lending 3

  • Tiered pricing and predatory lending are closely related.

Download Predatory Lending 2  2012-03-30 (4.55 MB)

Predatory Lending 2

  • Second in a series on predatory lenders.

Download Predatory Lending 1  2012-03-30 (4.55 MB)

Predatory Lending 1

  • First in a series on how predators take your money.

Download Are Student Loans Worth It?  2012-02-10 (4.55 MB)

Are Student Loans Worth It?

  • College is expensive and student loans can be a burden after graduation. Do they pay off?

Download Reducing Fees on Bank Accounts  2012-02-10 (4.55 MB)

Reducing Fees on Bank Accounts

  • What you need to know about changing policies on bank service fees and how to reduce what you pay.

Download Using IRA to Pay Off Debt  2012-02-10 (4.55 MB)

Using IRA to Pay Off Debt

  • Should you use your retirement account to pay off debts? Math shows you will lose more than you gain.

Download Get Help When Trying to Help  2012-02-09 (4.55 MB)

Get Help When Trying to Help

  • Are your charitable donations going where you intend? Possibly not. How can you better protect them?

Download Is Your House Underwater?  2012-02-09 (4.55 MB)

Is Your House Underwater?

  • Falling home prices have caused many house valuations to fall below the loan balance. What if yours is underwater?

Download How To Check Your Credit Score  2012-02-09 (4.55 MB)

How To Check Your Credit Score

  • Credit scores control much of our financial lives and we should know what our score is.

Download Ice Melter Damages Plants  2012-01-20 (4.55 MB)

Ice Melter Damages Plants

  • Be careful with your ice melter or you may be replacing plants and turf.

Download Inddor Air Pollution  2012-01-20 (4.55 MB)

Inddor Air Pollution

  • Houseplants help clean indoor air.

Download Healthy Houseplant Care  2012-01-20 (4.55 MB)

Healthy Houseplant Care

  • Tips to keep your houseplants healthy in winter.

Download 2012 Tax Tips (Part 2)  2012-01-17 (4.55 MB)

2012 Tax Tips (Part 2)

  • Tips from the IRS for 2012 personal tax preparation.

Download 2012 Tax Tips (Part 1)  2012-01-17 (4.55 MB)

2012 Tax Tips (Part 1)

  • Tips from the IRS for 2012 personal tax preparation.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 10)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 10)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 9)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 9)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 8)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 8)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 7)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 7)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 6)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 6)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 5)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 5)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 4)  2011-12-09 (4.49 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 4)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 3)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 3)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 2)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 2)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 1)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ART OF FACILITATION (Part 1)

  • Some of the things you can do to help yourself properly lead group meetings or processes, whether public or private.

Download HAVING DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS (Part 2)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

HAVING DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS (Part 2)

  • Second part on how to conduct difficult conversations.

Download HAVING DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

HAVING DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS

  • We all deal with conflict and part of conflict management is successfully shaping difficult conversations.

Download FIRE BLIGHT  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

FIRE BLIGHT

  • Fire Blight, caused by the bacterium Erwinia amylovora, is one of the most destructive diseases of apple and pear in the United States.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 16)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 16)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 15)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 15)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 14)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 14)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 13)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 13)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 12)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 12)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 11)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 11)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 10)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 10)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 9)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 9)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 8)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 8)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 7)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 7)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 6)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 6)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 5)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 5)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 4)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 4)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 3)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 3)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 2)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE…(Part 2)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download MAKE YOUR MOVE… (Part 1)  2011-12-09 (3.83 MB)

MAKE YOUR MOVE… (Part 1)

  • Steps in purchasing a home.

Download FINANCIAL TIPS (PART 1)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

FINANCIAL TIPS (PART 1)

  • Here are some financial tips from Cole Ehmke, Personal Finance Specialist with UW Cooperative Extension

Download WYOMING OPEN MEETINGS LAW  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

WYOMING OPEN MEETINGS LAW

  • Who is governed by the provisions of the Open Meetings Law?

Download DEVELOPING THE TACTICS FOR A STRATEGIC PLAN  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

DEVELOPING THE TACTICS FOR A STRATEGIC PLAN

  • Developing a strategic plan for your group or agency is useless if you don't include tactics to bring the plan to completion.

Download BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 7)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 7)

  • Principles of good meeting management.

Download BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 6)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 6)

  • Principles of good meeting management.

Download BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 5)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 5)

  • Principles of good meeting management.

Download BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 4)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 4)

  • Principles of good meeting management.

Download BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 3)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 3)

  • Principles of good meeting management.

Download BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 2)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 2)

  • Principles of good meeting management.

Download BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 1)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

BAD vs. GOOD MEETINGS (Part 1)

  • Principles of good meeting management.

Download DETERMINING A BUDGET (Part 2 of 2)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

DETERMINING A BUDGET (Part 2 of 2)

  • You can look at your spending record and make some judgments about how much you are spending on needs versus wants and whether you should make some adjustments.

Download DETERMINING A BUDGET (Part 1 of 2)  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

DETERMINING A BUDGET (Part 1 of 2)

  • There are several steps that are necessary in establishing a spending plan or budget.

Download TEAM OR GROUP?  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

TEAM OR GROUP?

  • Are you a team or a group?

Download ASSESSING THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

ASSESSING THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE

  • Sometimes it is difficult to identify significant results-oriented goals in evaluating the director or chief executive of an organization.

Download THE ROLE OF THE AUDIT COMMITTEE  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE ROLE OF THE AUDIT COMMITTEE

  • The growing demand by the public and governmental regulatory agencies for transparency and accountability by public boards has challenged audit committees to be more proactive.

Download USING “VISIONING” TO DEVELOP STRATEGIC GOALS  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

USING “VISIONING” TO DEVELOP STRATEGIC GOALS

  • Day-to-day operational plans are fine for the final stage of planning, but the process needs to start at the strategic level.

Download THE SECRETS TO MASTERFUL VIRTUAL MEETINGS  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

THE SECRETS TO MASTERFUL VIRTUAL MEETINGS

  • These vehicles can reduce the cost of meetings, they can also present significant challenges to the meeting leader.

Download WHAT TO DO WITH BOARD MEMBERS WHO DON'T DO ANYTHING  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

WHAT TO DO WITH BOARD MEMBERS WHO DON'T DO ANYTHING

  • Whose responsibility is it to "do something" about a board member who is AWOL, deadwood, undependable, a procrastinator, or worse?

Download DEVELOPING THE TACTICS FOR A STRATEGIC PLAN  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

DEVELOPING THE TACTICS FOR A STRATEGIC PLAN

  • Steps to see your strategic plan will come to completion.

Download SUCCESSION IN THE FAMILY BUSINESS  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

SUCCESSION IN THE FAMILY BUSINESS

  • Business continuity requires generation to generation transition.

Download SUCCESSION PLANNING  2011-12-09 (4.2 MB)

SUCCESSION PLANNING

  • Want to test the strength of your succession plan? Ask yourself: Is your son or daughter making decisions in the ranch/farm business that you don't agree with?

Download SPRINGTIME RITUALS  2011-12-09 (4.12 MB)

SPRINGTIME RITUALS

  • April and May is the time of year to begin some of the spring lawn rituals.

Download SHRUBS FOR WYOMING  2011-12-09 (3.97 MB)

SHRUBS FOR WYOMING

  • Some shrubs that should be considered in your landscaping plans.

Download SHAREHOLDER AGREEMENTS  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

SHAREHOLDER AGREEMENTS

  • If there is one area ripe for the explosion of interpersonal relationships in a family business, it is when shares are passed down to family members through inheritance. Many business owners think of this as a great blessing and benefit to heirs, when it

Download SELF-FINANCING: DRAWING ON YOUR OWN ASSESTS TO FUND YOUR BUSINESS  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

SELF-FINANCING: DRAWING ON YOUR OWN ASSESTS TO FUND YOUR BUSINESS

  • With conventional financing increasingly more difficult to obtain, self-financing is the number one form of financing used by small business owners.

Download Seed Catalogs  2011-12-09 (4.17 MB)

Seed Catalogs

  • Prepare for the next growing season by studying some seed catalogs.

Download ROSES  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

ROSES

  • Roses do require some special care and are susceptible to disease and insects, but it is worth a little extra care to grow them.

Download REVIEWING AN ACTION PLAN  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

REVIEWING AN ACTION PLAN

  • When an organization has a strategic plan, a necessary step is reviewing that plan periodically to keep it updated and current.

Download PLANTING TREES AND SHRUBS  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

PLANTING TREES AND SHRUBS

  • Steps in planting trees and shrubs.

Download PLANT GEMS OF WYOMING  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

PLANT GEMS OF WYOMING

  • Desirable plants for Wyoming landscaping.

Download TOP 10 NON-PROFIT GOVERNANCE MISTAKES (FROM A LAWYERS PERSPECTIVE) – Part 2  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

TOP 10 NON-PROFIT GOVERNANCE MISTAKES (FROM A LAWYERS PERSPECTIVE) – Part 2

  • Mistakes made by nonprofit boards.

Download TOP 10 NON-PROFIT GOVERNANCE MISTAKES (FROM A LAWYERS PERSPECTIVE) – Part 1  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

TOP 10 NON-PROFIT GOVERNANCE MISTAKES (FROM A LAWYERS PERSPECTIVE) – Part 1

  • Mistakes made by nonprofit boards.

Download TESTING AND MANAGING HIGH NITRATE FEEDS  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

TESTING AND MANAGING HIGH NITRATE FEEDS

  • Be sure you are not feed toxic forage.

Download NEW PLANTS FOR 2010  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

NEW PLANTS FOR 2010

  • Landscaping plants new in 2010.

Download WHAT IS A LEADER?  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

WHAT IS A LEADER?

  • Leadership philosophies

Download LEADERSHIP – THE LAWS OF RESPECT AND MANETISM  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

LEADERSHIP – THE LAWS OF RESPECT AND MANETISM

  • Leadership principles

Download LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF SOLID GROUND  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF SOLID GROUND

  • Leadership principles

Download LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF INTUITION  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF INTUITION

  • Leadership principles

Download LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF CONNECTION  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF CONNECTION

  • Leadership principles

Download LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF INFLUENCE  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF INFLUENCE

  • Leadership principles

Download LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF PROCESS  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF PROCESS

  • Leadership principles

Download Leadership - The Law of Navigation  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

Leadership - The Law of Navigation

  • Leadership principles

Download The Law of the Lid  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

The Law of the Lid

  • Leadership principles

Download LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF E. F. HUTTON  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

LEADERSHIP – THE LAW OF E. F. HUTTON

  • Leadership principles

Download WINTER WATERING GUIDELINES FOR LANDSCAPES  2011-12-09 (3.33 MB)

WINTER WATERING GUIDELINES FOR LANDSCAPES

  • Winter weather with little or no snow creates a stressful situation for perennial plants, including shrubs and trees.

Download Evergreen Winter Injury  2011-12-09 (4.32 MB)

Evergreen Winter Injury

  • Winter desiccation and damage from an early fall freeze are two major causes of winter injury to evergreen trees.

Download Making the Web Work for Your Business (2 of 2)  2011-12-09 (4.5 MB)

Making the Web Work for Your Business (2 of 2)

  • Second in a series in web practices for a business.

Download Making the Web Work for Your Business (1 of 2)  2011-12-09 (4.23 MB)

Making the Web Work for Your Business (1 of 2)

  • First in a series in web practices for a business.

Download Selling Houses by the Yard  2011-12-09 (4.52 MB)

Selling Houses by the Yard

  • Good landscaping greatly improves the chances of selling a lot for the desired price.

Download Trees in Drought Times  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

Trees in Drought Times

  • Help your trees survive drought stress.

Download Establishing Native Trees and Shrubs  2011-12-09 (4.57 MB)

Establishing Native Trees and Shrubs

  • Planting of trees and shrubs.

Download Tree Notes  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

Tree Notes

  • Tree care issues.

Download Tree Health Based on Life Stages  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

Tree Health Based on Life Stages

  • Using a acronym to remember the health issues at various life stages of a tree.

Download Trademarks  2011-12-09 (4.01 MB)

Trademarks

  • Protecting your intellectual property.

Download Ticks  2011-12-09 (3.82 MB)

Ticks

  • Avoiding ticks in the wild.

Download TICKS, LYME DISEASE AND RM SPOTTED FEVER  2011-12-09 (4.56 MB)

TICKS, LYME DISEASE AND RM SPOTTED FEVER

  • Avoiding Lyme Disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever.

Download Tent Caterpillars  2011-12-09 (3.66 MB)

Tent Caterpillars

  • Controlling tent caterpillars.

Download Works Teams in the Rural Business  2011-12-09 (3.63 MB)

Works Teams in the Rural Business

  • Teams and teamwork have a place in small businesses.

Download Tax and Spending Tips  2011-12-09 (3.99 MB)

Tax and Spending Tips

  • Tips for tax time and managing spending.

Download Starting a Value-Added Business  2011-12-09 (4.55 MB)

Starting a Value-Added Business

  • What do you need to know to start a food business?

Download Good Gardens and Landscapes Begin with Good Soil  2011-12-09 (3.6 MB)

Good Gardens and Landscapes Begin with Good Soil

  • How to develop seedbeds with nutritious soils.

Download Shrubs Are Important in the Wyoming Landscape  2011-12-09 (3.57 MB)

Shrubs Are Important in the Wyoming Landscape

  • Purchasing good shrub stock.

Download Survival of Seedling Trees  2011-12-09 (4.07 MB)

Survival of Seedling Trees

  • Practices to improve the survival of tree plantings.

Download Tree Root Damage - Why? When? How?  2011-12-09 (3.66 MB)

Tree Root Damage - Why? When? How?

  • How do tree roots get damaged and what is the result?

Download Native Range Versus Seeded Pastures  2011-12-09 (4.48 MB)

Native Range Versus Seeded Pastures

  • A discussion of which provided better nutrition and performance for cattle - native rangeland or seeded pasture.

Download Pollution Prevention Plans  2011-12-08 (4.34 MB)

Pollution Prevention Plans

  • Description of the Wyoming Voluntary Remediation Program.

Download Planting Berries  2011-12-08 (3.6 MB)

Planting Berries

  • When to plant your berries.

Download Planning for Drought  2011-12-08 (4.46 MB)

Planning for Drought

  • Steps to help you be prepared for drought.

Download Values, Vision, and Mission Statements 2  2011-12-08 (3.86 MB)

Values, Vision, and Mission Statements 2

  • More detail on how to develop these statements.

Download DEVELOPING VALUES, VISION, AND MISSION STATEMENTS  2011-12-08 (4.46 MB)

DEVELOPING VALUES, VISION, AND MISSION STATEMENTS

  • Developing your board's organizational statements.

Download PRINCIPLES FOR ETHICAL PRACTICES FOR NON-PROFIT BOARDS (Part 3 of 3)  2011-12-08 (4.01 MB)

PRINCIPLES FOR ETHICAL PRACTICES FOR NON-PROFIT BOARDS (Part 3 of 3)

  • Third in a series on ethical practices for nonprofit boards.

Download PRINCIPLES FOR ETHICAL PRACTICES FOR NON-PROFIT BOARDS (Part 2 of 3)  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

PRINCIPLES FOR ETHICAL PRACTICES FOR NON-PROFIT BOARDS (Part 2 of 3)

  • Second in a series on ethical practices for nonprofit boards.

Download PRINCIPLES FOR ETHICAL PRACTICES FOR NON-PROFIT BOARDS (Part 1 of 3)  2011-12-08 (4.57 MB)

PRINCIPLES FOR ETHICAL PRACTICES FOR NON-PROFIT BOARDS (Part 1 of 3)

  • First in a series on ethical practices for nonprofit boards.

Download Needle Browning  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Needle Browning

  • Some browning of needles on evergreens is natural.

Download Ten Rules to Manage Your Boss 3  2011-12-08 (4.24 MB)

Ten Rules to Manage Your Boss 3

  • Third in a series on how to manage your boss.

Download Ten Rules to Manage Your Boss 2  2011-12-08 (4.51 MB)

Ten Rules to Manage Your Boss 2

  • Second in a series on how to manage your boss.

Download Ten Rules to Manage Your Boss 1  2011-12-08 (4.15 MB)

Ten Rules to Manage Your Boss 1

  • First in a series on how to manage your boss.

Download Nonprofit Lobbying 2  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Nonprofit Lobbying 2

  • Second in a series on lobbying by nonprofits.

Download Nonprofit Lobbying 1  2011-12-08 (4.54 MB)

Nonprofit Lobbying 1

  • First in a series on lobbying by nonprofits.

Download Kill A Tree  2011-12-08 (4.46 MB)

Kill A Tree

  • Practices that kill trees.

Download Reducing Junk Mail  2011-12-08 (4.43 MB)

Reducing Junk Mail

  • Step you can take to reduce the junk mail you receive.

Download Improving Your Sales  2011-12-08 (4.2 MB)

Improving Your Sales

  • Ten tips on improving your sales.

Download Horticultural Tips 2  2011-12-08 (4.51 MB)

Horticultural Tips 2

  • Second in a series of horticultural tips.

Download Horticultural Tips 1  2011-12-08 (4.57 MB)

Horticultural Tips 1

  • First in a series of horticultural tips.

Download Holiday Budgeting 2  2011-12-08 (4.54 MB)

Holiday Budgeting 2

  • Second in a series on holiday budgeting.

Download Holiday Budgeting 1  2011-12-08 (4.58 MB)

Holiday Budgeting 1

  • First in a series on holiday budgeting.

Download Hiring Secrets for Small Businesses  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Hiring Secrets for Small Businesses

  • Steps to hiring good employees.

Download Hedges  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Hedges

  • Planting, care and maintenance of hedges.

Download New Gooseberry Variety  2011-12-08 (4.05 MB)

New Gooseberry Variety

  • Characteristics of a new gooseberry variety.

Download Generational Differences in the Workplace  2011-12-08 (4.62 MB)

Generational Differences in the Workplace

  • How different age groups work differently.

Download Generations  2011-12-08 (4.21 MB)

Generations

  • How do the attitudes and expectations of various age groups differ?

Download Gardens and Grasses  2011-12-08 (4.52 MB)

Gardens and Grasses

  • Adapting your garden to the environment. Planting decorative grasses.

Download Garden Insect Management 3  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Garden Insect Management 3

  • Third in a series on managing insects in the garden.

Download Garden Insect Management 2  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Garden Insect Management 2

  • Second in a series on managing insects in the garden.

Download Garden Insect Management 1  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Garden Insect Management 1

  • First in a series on managing the insects in your garden.

Download Fruit Varieties  2011-12-08 (4.54 MB)

Fruit Varieties

  • Recommended varieties of fruit.

Download Firewise  2011-12-08 (3.68 MB)

Firewise

  • Preparing your landscape to resist a wildfire.

Download Financial Management Tips 3  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Financial Management Tips 3

  • Tips on managing your money.

Download Financial Management Tips 2  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Financial Management Tips 2

  • Tips on managing your money.

Download Financial Management Tips  2011-12-08 (4.46 MB)

Financial Management Tips

  • Tips on managing your money.

Download Personal Financial Management  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Personal Financial Management

  • Principles for properly managing your money.

Download Fertilizing Trees  2011-12-08 (4.41 MB)

Fertilizing Trees

  • How to feed your trees.

Download Fall Lawn Care  2011-12-08 (4.64 MB)

Fall Lawn Care

  • Prepare your lawn for winter.

Download Fall Cleanup  2011-12-08 (3.97 MB)

Fall Cleanup

  • Clean up your lawn and garden in the fall.

Download Falcata Alfalfa  2011-12-08 (4.04 MB)

Falcata Alfalfa

  • Is falcata (yellow flowered) alfalfa what you need?

Download Providing Leadership to Prevent Employee Mistakes  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Providing Leadership to Prevent Employee Mistakes

  • Practices which can minimize mistakes of employees.

Download The Eldercare Locator  2011-12-08 (4.51 MB)

The Eldercare Locator

  • A resource for services and advice on aging issues.

Download Elder Fraud 4  2011-12-08 (5.13 MB)

Elder Fraud 4

  • Fourth in a series on scams aimed at the elderly.

Download Elder Fraud 3  2011-12-08 (3.35 MB)

Elder Fraud 3

  • Third in a series on scams aimed at the elderly.

Download Elder Fraud 2  2011-12-08 (3.84 MB)

Elder Fraud 2

  • Second in a series on scams aimed at the elderly.

Download Elder Fraud 1  2011-12-08 (4.75 MB)

Elder Fraud 1

  • First in a series on scams aimed at the elderly.

Download Earned Income Tax Credit  2011-12-08 (4.55 MB)

Earned Income Tax Credit

  • How to apply for the Earned Income Tax Credit

Download E-Discovery Rules  2011-12-05 (4.39 MB)

E-Discovery Rules

  • There are new rules governing which electronic documents must be shared in court.

Download Disagreeing with a Board Decision  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Disagreeing with a Board Decision

  • What do you do when you disagree with the decision a board made of which you are a member?

Download Your Credit Report  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Your Credit Report

  • What you should know about your credit report.

Download Credit Cart Act  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Credit Cart Act

  • Provisions of the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009.

Download Completing a Strategic Plan  2011-12-05 (3.97 MB)

Completing a Strategic Plan

  • How to bring a strategic plan to completion.

Download A Christmas Poem  2011-12-05 (4.48 MB)

A Christmas Poem

  • A poem on the meaning of Christmas

Download Check Scams  2011-12-05 (4.57 MB)

Check Scams

  • Scams using false checks

Download Changing Spending  2011-12-05 (3.97 MB)

Changing Spending

  • To meet your budget you may need to change your spending habits.

Download Buying Trees  2011-12-05 (4.37 MB)

Buying Trees

  • What to look for when buying a tree.

Download Business Shorts  2011-12-05 (4.38 MB)

Business Shorts

  • Various business items.

Download Business Plan  2011-12-05 (4.35 MB)

Business Plan

  • Writing a business plan.

Download Business Credit Report  2011-12-05 (4.49 MB)

Business Credit Report

  • Is your personal credit score tied to your business credit?

Download Budgeting 1  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Budgeting 1

  • First in a series on personal budgeting

Download Budgeting 2  2011-12-05 (3.98 MB)

Budgeting 2

  • Second in series on personal budgeting.

Download Board Responsibilities 5  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Board Responsibilities 5

  • Fifth in a series on board member responsibilities.

Download Board Responsibilities 4  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Board Responsibilities 4

  • Fourth in a series on board member responsibilities.

Download Board Responsibilities 3  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Board Responsibilities 3

  • Third in a series on board member responsibilities.

Download Board Responsibilities 2  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Board Responsibilities 2

  • Second in a series on responsibilites of board members.

Download Board Responsibilities 1  2011-12-05 (4.5 MB)

Board Responsibilities 1

  • First in a series on board member responsibilities.

Download Board Resignations  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Board Resignations

  • How do you handle resigning from a board gracefully?

Download Board Conflict  2011-12-05 (4.3 MB)

Board Conflict

  • How to deal with conflicts on your board.

Download Beneficial Insects 2  2011-12-05 (4.35 MB)

Beneficial Insects 2

  • Second in a series on beneficial insects in horticulture.

Download Beneficial Insects 1  2011-12-05 (4.1 MB)

Beneficial Insects 1

  • First of two parts on beneficial insects in horticulture.

Download Beetles in Firewood  2011-12-05 (4.57 MB)

Beetles in Firewood

  • Mountain Pine Beetles can infest your trees from your firewood.

Download Board Member Review  2011-12-05 (4.54 MB)

Board Member Review

  • Board member performance should be reviewed regularly.

Download Putting Your Board on the Web  2011-12-05 (4.54 MB)

Putting Your Board on the Web

  • Should your board go paperless?

Download Board Advocacy  2011-12-05 (4.57 MB)

Board Advocacy

  • Lobbying and advocacy work by non-profit boards.

Download Bad Leaders 1  2011-12-05 (4.09 MB)

Bad Leaders 1

  • First in a series of two podcasts on good leadership.

Download Bad Leaders 2  2011-12-05 (3.75 MB)

Bad Leaders 2

  • Second in a series on good leadership.

Download Army Cutworms  2011-12-05 (3.35 MB)

Army Cutworms

  • Army Cutworm lifecycle and control for the garden.

Download Best Annuals for Wyoming's High Altitudes  2011-12-05 (2.95 MB)

Best Annuals for Wyoming's High Altitudes

  • Horticultural plants for high altitudes.

Download Annual Grass and Weed Control  2011-12-05 (4.55 MB)

Annual Grass and Weed Control

  • Control of annuals in lawns and gardens.

Download Three Leadership Levels  2011-12-01 (4.44 MB)

Three Leadership Levels

  • Are you an Overseer, Coach, or Visionary?

Download Soils  2011-11-15 (3.6 MB)

Soils

  • Improving soil

Download Generations in the Workplace 2  2011-11-15 (4.21 MB)

Generations in the Workplace 2

  • Characteristics of the various generations

Download Generations in the Workplace  2011-11-15 (4.62 MB)

Generations in the Workplace

  • Managing generational differences in the workplace

Download Planning for Drought  2011-11-15 (4.46 MB)

Planning for Drought

  • Information about drought planning

Download Teams  2011-11-15 (3.63 MB)

Teams

  • Identifying members of a work team

Download Winter Watering  2011-11-15 (3.33 MB)

Winter Watering

  • Which trees/shrubs are vulnerable and guidelines for watering

Download Motivation  2011-11-15 (4.56 MB)

Motivation

  • Motivating workers

Download AgrAbility  2011-11-15 (4.67 MB)

AgrAbility

  • Assisting people with disabilities in agriculture

Download Burning Trash and Garbage  2011-11-15 (3.64 MB)

Burning Trash and Garbage

  • Guidelines for Wyoming burning

Download Websites  2011-11-15 (4.29 MB)

Websites

  • Making the most of your websiite

Download Family Limited Partnerships (FLPs)  2011-11-15 (4.33 MB)

Family Limited Partnerships (FLPs)

  • Handing down your business through a FLP

Download Marketing Plan  2011-11-15 (3.53 MB)

Marketing Plan

  • What is in a marketing plan?

Download Market Study  2011-11-15 (4.05 MB)

Market Study

  • Research and planning for your market when starting a new business

Download Business Plan  2011-11-15 (3.96 MB)

Business Plan

  • Writing a business plan

Download Starting a Business  2011-11-15 (4.4 MB)

Starting a Business

  • Personal characteristics you need to start a business

Download Estate Planning  2011-11-15 (3.77 MB)

Estate Planning

  • Why estate planning is important.

Download Saving  2011-11-15 (3.75 MB)

Saving

  • Some simple practices for saving.

Download Identity Theft B  2011-11-15 (3.9 MB)

Identity Theft B

  • Ways to fight back against identity theft.

Download Identity Theft A  2011-11-15 (2.54 MB)

Identity Theft A

  • Guidelines to deal with identity theft

Download Ticks  2011-11-15 (4.65 MB)

Ticks

  • Information about ticks

Download Vegetable Gardens  2011-11-15 (3.5 MB)

Vegetable Gardens

  • Tailoring your vegetable garden to the Wyoming environment

Download Trees and Shrubs  2011-11-15 (3.82 MB)

Trees and Shrubs

  • Control insects in orchards

Download Wyoming Black Hills Leadership Institute (WBHLI)  2011-11-15 (5.61 MB)

Wyoming Black Hills Leadership Institute (WBHLI)

  • Mission and training

Download Board of Directors B  2011-11-15 (3.95 MB)

Board of Directors B

  • Duties

Download Board of Directors A  2011-11-15 (4.42 MB)

Board of Directors A

  • Duties and responsibilities

Download Lawn Care C  2011-11-15 (3.41 MB)

Lawn Care C

  • Late summer lawn care

Download Lawn Care B  2011-11-15 (4.16 MB)

Lawn Care B

  • Summer care

Download Lawn Care A  2011-11-15 (3.71 MB)

Lawn Care A

  • Spring care.

Download Landscaping for Backyard Wildlife  2011-11-15 (3.99 MB)

Landscaping for Backyard Wildlife

  • What wildlife would you like in your backyard?

Download Debts: Spending Plan  2011-11-15 (3.93 MB)

Debts: Spending Plan

  • Developing and sticking to a spending plan.

Download Debts: Changing Spending  2011-11-15 (3.97 MB)

Debts: Changing Spending

  • Getting a better hold on your financial situation

Download Debt Signs  2011-11-15 (3.25 MB)

Debt Signs

  • Signs that indicate your debt is out of control.

Download Publicity 3  2011-11-15 (4.85 MB)

Publicity 3

  • How to construct a press release

Download Publicity 2  2011-11-15 (3.31 MB)

Publicity 2

  • How do you manage publicity? How do you get good publicity?

Download Publicity 1  2011-11-15 (3.2 MB)

Publicity 1

  • What is the difference between publicity and advertising

Download Boards  2011-11-15 (4.6 MB)

Boards

  • Suggestions on keeping your board fresh and energetic

Download Credit Reports 3  2011-11-15 (5.9 MB)

Credit Reports 3

  • About credit scores

Download Credit Reports 2  2011-11-15 (5.35 MB)

Credit Reports 2

  • Understanding your credit report

Download Credit Reports 1  2011-11-15 (5.4 MB)

Credit Reports 1

  • Personal debts and your credit report.

Download Managing Employees: Motivation  2011-11-15 (4.56 MB)

Managing Employees: Motivation

  • The importance of motivation.

Download Managing Employees: Training  2011-11-15 (5.15 MB)

Managing Employees: Training

  • What is involved in training.

Download Managing Employees  2011-11-15 (4.56 MB)

Managing Employees

  • Building high performance

Download Mulching  2011-11-15 (4.8 MB)

Mulching

  • Why is mulching beneficial.

Download Rabbits  2011-11-15 (4.41 MB)

Rabbits

  • Preventing damage by rabbits

Download Agritourism  2011-11-15 (3.51 MB)

Agritourism

  • Is an agritourism business for you?

Download Ag Independence Day  2011-11-15 (3.67 MB)

Ag Independence Day

  • Recognizing the importance of the agriculture industry

Download Records for a Business  2011-11-15 (4.48 MB)

Records for a Business

  • Why you need good records

Download West Nile Virus  2011-11-15 (4.18 MB)

West Nile Virus

  • Symptoms in people and animals and prevention

Download Wintering Bulls and Cows  2011-11-15 (3.25 MB)

Wintering Bulls and Cows

  • Winter feeding

Download Yellow Flowered Alfalfa - Falcata  2011-11-09 (5.36 MB)

Yellow Flowered Alfalfa - Falcata

  • Information on Falcata Alfalfa.

Download Stopping the Financial Bleeding  2011-11-09 (4.6 MB)

Stopping the Financial Bleeding

  • How to create a budget that you can live by.

Download Living Within Your Budget  2011-11-09 (3.98 MB)

Living Within Your Budget

  • Discussion about living within your budget needs.

Download Fall Clean Up part 2  2011-11-09 (3.75 MB)

Fall Clean Up part 2

  • How to reduce insects, crawlers, and diseases that invade your home in the fall.

Download Employer Leadership  2011-11-09 (4.72 MB)

Employer Leadership

  • How to increase employee performance with improved employer leadership.

Download Fall Clean Up  2011-11-09 (3.98 MB)

Fall Clean Up

  • How to reduce insects and crawlers that invade your home in the fall.

Download Fall Lawn Care  2011-11-09 (3.43 MB)

Fall Lawn Care

  • This podcast focuses on techniques to apply in the fall to maintain a healthy lawn.

Download Identity Theft  2011-11-09 (5.05 MB)

Identity Theft

  • This podcast focuses on identity theft phishing schemes.

Download Replacement Heifer Selection  2011-11-09 (5.01 MB)

Replacement Heifer Selection

  • Bill provides information on replacement heifer selection.

Download Black shale hill sides  2011-11-09 (6.1 MB)

Black shale hill sides

  • Bill responds to a question of what to do with the black shale hill sides found throughout Weston County.

Download Removing skunk odor from pets  2011-11-09 (5.39 MB)

Removing skunk odor from pets

  • How to remove odor from pets when they have been sprayed by a skunk.

Download Agriculture in 1917  2011-11-08 (5.83 MB)

Agriculture in 1917

  • A look at the history of agriculture from a book written in 1917.

Download Ag Help Wanted  2011-11-08 (3.92 MB)

Ag Help Wanted

  • A review of the book called Ag Help Wanted.

Download What makes a good supervisor?  2011-11-07 (4.24 MB)

What makes a good supervisor?

  • Bill Taylor talks about what makes a good supervisor.