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Faculty & Staff Newsletter

April 2019

Staff members from the UMass farms UMass Farm Crew Retreat 

Farm Manager Bob Skalbite, gathered staff from Hadley Farm, Cold Spring Orchard, and the South Deerfield farms in early April for both a workshop and a retreat. The retreat included a workshop facilitated by Paul Papierski of Workplace Learning and Development. The staff learned about different personality and communication styles, how those styles interact, about each style’s strengths, and how to identify areas for improvement in our methods of communication.