Current Issues and Trends: Labor Issues

Labor Issues: HS.64 : Leader-follower Relationships (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

High turn-over in the workplace (often due to seasonal employment) creates greater strain on relationships on a team. This LK lesson discusses the importance of developing strong Leader-Follower (Employer-Employee) relationships.

Labor Issues: HS.48 : The Role of Mentors and Coaches (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

How can mentoring impact labor issues in the horticulture industry? Utilize this LK lesson to show steps in establishing mentors and how this can impact labor issues in the industry.

Labor Issues: AHS.46 : Recruiting FFA Members (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Make the connection between the constant challenge of recruiting good employees into the horticulture industry to the FFAs challenge of recruiting new members. Have students use a horticulture emphasis in their FFA recruitment plan in this lesson.