Category: Community Leaders

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Community & Economic Development Update Newsletter
<br /> <br /> The Community and Economic Development Update is a quarterly newsletter that includes stories about local community and economic devel...
Economic Development
Community Building: Best Practices
Being part of an action group working on a community-defined project can be extremely rewarding.  It can also present many challenges, including those...
Location: Durham Campus
Economic Development
Community Building: Helping Action Groups Succeed
Effective leadership, open communication, coordination of efforts, celebration and participatory planning are just a few elements of healthy communiti...
Location: Durham Campus
Economic Development
Community Building: Introduction to Action Planning
What is an action plan?<br /> <br /> <br /> An action plan outlines the steps necessary for action groups to complete in order to achieve their go...
Location: Durham Campus
Economic Development
Community Outreach and Engagement Information Brief
Why reach out and engage your local community?<br /> <br /> Healthy communities have an active and engaged citizenry. There are many ways to engage....
Location: Durham Campus
Economic Development
Focus Groups
Focus Groups<br /> <br /> <br /> A small group of people (usually no more than 10) is brought together to engage in a directed discussion about a ...
Location: Durham Campus
Economic Development
Key Informant Interviews
Key Informants<br /> <br /> <br /> Community residents (sometimes leaders) who are in a position to know the community, have wide contacts  in the...
Location: Durham Campus
Economic Development