Webinars

November 20, 2018 3pm EST

Partnering with Community

For decades, Allen County, Kansas saw the population and economic fabric of their county decline. But despite the shift, the 13,000 residents of this rural county in the southeastern region of the state, have been experiencing a watershed moment. Community members and leaders have banded together to foster a sense of belonging and create a shared vision—everything from improving the collective...
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September 21, 2017 3pm EDT

Action Center Refresh: Communicate Guide

What you say and how you say it can motivate the right people to take the right action at the right time. We've put our favorite Communication tools together in one place to help you reach the people who influence your work. Our recently updated Communicate step includes guidance and tools to help you develop...
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June 20, 2017 3pm EDT

Intervention Planning Matrix: Considering the Impact of Strategies

Do you want to know if your health improvement strategies work? Would you like to measure impact on individuals, organizations, or your community as a whole? Would you like to learn about a tool that can help you assess whether your mix of interventions support program, policy and system change?  Join us for a 20 minute webinar short where we will walk you through the Intervention...
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May 09, 2017 3pm EDT

Evaluate Actions: Tools and Guidance

What are the ways in which your partnership is evaluating efforts? Evaluation helps you know if what you’re doing is working the way you intended and achieving the results you desire. In this 20 minute webinar short, we will explore the Evaluate Actions tools and guidance in Roadmaps to Health Action Center. We’ll share strategies to get started with evaluation, understand if you are making a...
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March 14, 2017 3pm EDT

How to Craft a Quick and Persuasive Message: The 27-9-3 Rule

Do you want to know how to effectively engage listeners in less than 10 seconds? Do you want to strengthen your persuasive messaging to both connect and inspire your audience to get involved and take action? The 27-9-3 Rule (from M+R Strategic Services) describes a process for creating powerful, succinct messages—no more than 27 words, delivered in nine seconds, containing just three (or...
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December 06, 2016 3pm EST

What Works for Health: Strategies to Improve Rural Health

Do you live or work in a rural community? Join us for this 20-minute webinar highlighting What Works? Strategies to Improve Rural Health, our recent report that outlines some specific policies and programs that can improve health in rural areas along with key steps toward building healthy communities. We know rural...
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November 22, 2016 3pm EST

Action Center Refresh: Choose Effective Policies & Programs

We’re giving the Roadmaps to Health Action Center a refresh and we want to hear from you. Join us Nov. 22nd for a first look at the updated Choose Effective Policies & Programs step. In this interactive webinar short, we’ll share some new features from our first refresh and hear from you about what else we can do to make the Action Center work for you. What works now...
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November 01, 2016 3pm EDT

Team Norms

This 20 minute webinar will explore Guidelines for Creating Team Norms, a tool from SMART Learning Systems. This tool helps you think about strategies and approaches for establishing norms around topics such as attendance, communication, conflict management, decision making and more. During this webinar short, participants will be introduced to the essential features of the tool, learn where...
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September 20, 2016 3pm EDT

Using the Rankings Data: On beyond your county snapshot!

The County Health Rankings snapshots are a great starting point for community conversations about ways to improve health. Did you know that we also have a guide that can help you get the most out of the Rankings and a wealth of underlying data, widen your focus beyond the Rankings’ specific measures with links to additional county-level data, visualize where...