Join the Sandusky County Young Professionals Group as we read and discuss Doug Griffiths' 13 Way to Kill Your Community. This relaxed, roundtable-style book club features a different leadership topic each session. *Participants are required to purchase their own books.
About 13 Ways to Kill Your Community: let's suppose you have a really ambitious goal in life you want to kill your community! You want to drive away people, eliminate jobs, undermine businesses, and you won't quit until the whole place is in ruins. Don't know how to go about it? You're in luck; here is a handy manual, chock-full of proven ideas, for the up-and-coming town wrecker. 13 Ways to Kill Your Community, is the summary of eight years of experience gained through intense involvement with small towns. And no, it's not really about how to kill your community it's about how to make it much, much better!
About the Author: DOUG GRIFFITHS has a passionate interest in promoting the well-being of Canada's prairie communities. Co-author of Rural Alberta: the Land of Opportunity report, at one time the youngest MLA in Alberta, now serving his third term in government, he has visited most of the 422 communities in the province to learn first-hand about the special challenges that confront small and not-so-small communities in the 21st century. Co-author KELLY CLEMMER is a prize-winning journalist with The Wainwright Review and The Wainwright Star Chronicle, past Vice President of the Writers Guild of Alberta, and has been widely recognized for his contributions to enhancing the quality of life in rural communities.