During the strategic planning process one of the strategic issues that was identified was technology. It falls within the larger strategic issue of Structuring ourselves for Sucess.
Goal Two: Create, align, and/or eliminate organizational structures (people, processes and organizational relationships) so that Cooperative Extension can allocate resources to support areas of high need, cross-district and cross-program area innovation, flexibility, timeliness and results.
Strategy A: Create or adapt organizational systems, structures, and policies that support innovation, flexibility and a timely response to diverse and emerging needs.
Under Strategy A, item #3 are 10 recommended actions. As I read through them I see many are related to improving communications so people are aware of current circumstances that will address the recommendation. In other cases I see opportunities for Cooperative Extension Technology Services to take action to address the recommendation.
This WordPress blogging site will be the primary vehicle for improving the communication to our county partners and colleagues as we begin to address the recommendations in the strategic plan.