Projects

Our list of valued clients and fabulous, interesting projects is growing! We’d love to talk to you further about your needs and how we can best work with you.

Leadership, Team and Personal Development:

  • Facilitation and program review and development of Leadership Victoria’s Igniting Leadership Program 2011, 2012 and 2013
  • Facilitation of a leadership visioning session for the 2012 Williamson Community Leadership Program (Leadership Victoria)
  • Co-facilitation of Growing Future Leaders 2011, 2012 and 2013 (national vegetable industry leadership program) & the Wine Industry Leadership Program (national wine industry leadership program) with Rural Training Initiatives
  • Establishment and launch of a leadership alumni network for the Australian vegetable industry, including development of social media platforms and alumni engagement, industry launch and networking function, and alumni planning workshops
  • Dvelopment of a leadership directory for the Australian vegetable industry
  • Facilitation of a Supplier Leadership and Development Program for Murray Goulburn Co-Operative 2011, 2012 and 2013
  • Facilitation of a team building and values and behaviours workshop for Ball Horticulture
  • Facilitation of Strength Deployment Inventory (SDI) workshop for the Nursery and Garden Industry Association of Victoria

Social media:

  • Presentation on “Social Media and Agriculture” and facilitation of “Twitter for Beginners” workshop at the North-Central Catchment Management Authority’s Future Farming Expo
  • Webinar on “Who gives a Twit About Twitter” for the Australasia Pacific Extension Network (APEN) live to 130 people
  • Presentation on “Social Media – the big picture” for Horticulture Australia Ltd (HAL) to a workshop for 70 Industry Development Officers from across Australia
  • Virtual facilitation of a communication styles webinar for a national project – Women in the Melon Industry
  • Scoping report (desktop research, stakeholder interviews) on establishing an alumni network for the Department of Primary Industries, including the use of social media

Evaluation:

  • Evaluation strategy development and conducting project evaluation (stakeholder interviews, focus groups, program team workshops, report writing) for the Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Innovation in Agriculture Climate Change Project
  • Evaluation of the Loddon Murray Community Leadership Program (focus groups and report)

Strategic and business planning:

  • Facilitation of strategic planning programs for the business management team and staff of the following businesses – Macutex, Perfect Vision Systems, Vintage Photobooths, Free My Cloud
  • Business strategy development and corporate client engagement for Vintage Photobooths
  • Facilitation of a workshop program to develop a PR and industry engagement campaign for the Nursery and Garden Industry Association of Victoria
  • Facilitation of Lancefield Community Planning Meeting for the Macedon Ranges Shire
  • Facilitation of a SWOT analysis and planning workshop for the Department of Primary Industries FarmPlan 21 program

Project submissions:

  • Strategic project development and state budget submissions for the Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Policy and Strategy Group
  • State government budget submission for Rural Councils Victoria (the 38 rural councils within the Municipal Association of Victoria)
  • Preparation of two Public Service Medal nominee applications (both successful) for the Department of Primary Industries