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October 2020

Making Meetings Work

October 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

How many meetings have you attended or conducted where they just seemed like wasted time? Well, no more! Attend this workshop to learn techniques for planning and facilitating effective meetings. This workshop counts as an elective in the Supervisory Challenge certificate program. Pre-registration required in myTraining. A link to Zoom will be sent to registered participants. This class counts toward the Business Communications certification.

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Privacy in Today’s World of Higher Education

October 29 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

In this session, participants will be exposed to essential information about protecting privacy including privacy application in academia, global privacy regulations and personal privacy protections. This session will seek to: Introduce relevant privacy laws and policies that affect how the University conducts business; Explain the role of each employee and responsibilities for managing data; Describe requirements under state and federal privacy laws; Describe HIPAA obligations for individuals and the institution; and Ensure participants understand their responsibilities and obligations to assure…

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Enterprise Analytics – Analysis Studio Quick Start Workshop

October 29 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The “Analysis Studio Quick Start Workshop" Is intended for experienced PowerPlay (FIT Cube) users. The workshop will focus on providing students with a fast-paced overview of the new Analysis Studio interface and how to complete basic tasks such as searching for data, adding data to the report layout, creating new views and running drill-through reports. A portion of the workshop will be dedicated to providing students time to recreate their personal FIT Cube views with the new Analysis Studio interface…

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Talking About Grief in the Workplace Webinar

October 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Grief is a very normal and common emotion, but it is largely misunderstood. If we normalize grief and grieving, it is possible to have more empathic and meaningful conversations about various forms of loss in the workplace. After the global experience of Covid-19, it’s a safe assumption that everyone has experienced some form of grief: the loss of a loved one or their own health, a loss of identity, time, certainty, safety, etc. Grief is exceptionally common right now, but…

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Talking About Grief in the Workplace (Keep Growing Webinar)

October 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Grief is a very normal and common emotion, but it is largely misunderstood. If we normalize grief and grieving, it is possible to have more empathic and meaningful conversations about various forms of loss in the workplace. After the global experience of Covid-19, it’s a safe assumption that everyone has experienced some form of grief: the loss of a loved one or their own health, a loss of identity, time, certainty, safety, etc. Grief is exceptionally common right now, but…

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November 2020

Hiring Graduate Assistants and Fellows

November 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This session is designed to increase participants' understanding of the requirements (eligibility and paperwork), processes, and steps involved in hiring a Graduate Assistant or Pre- or Post-Doc Fellow. The session reviews requirements and paperwork (for GAs and Fellows), discusses and demonstrates ePAF (for GAs), and also discusses and demonstrates the Letter of Appointment (for GAs and Fellows). Pre-registration required in myTraining. A link to Zoom will be sent to registered participants. This class counts toward the Pro3 Human Resources/Payroll Management…

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Grammar Game

November 3 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Can business grammar be fun? Absolutely. This fast-paced and interactive class is designed to help you catch common grammar mistakes that can hurt your professional image and your credibility. During this course, participants will explore those essential grammar rules that every professional must know such as: - Subject/verb agreement - Who vs. whom; me vs. myself (You'll never be confused again! ) - How to correct writing without changing the meaning. If you would like to strengthen your writing skills…

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Planning/Priorities/Delegation

November 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

"It takes too much time to plan--besides, I've been successful so far without planning." "Everything I have to do is important." Sound familiar? In today's work environment, supervisors often are bombarded with simply too much to do. And, while it is true that we don't have enough time to do it all--it is equally true that we have enough time. We have enough time because we have all the time there is--the same 24 hours from day to day. The…

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Supplier Diversity Basics

November 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Provide UF faculty and staff an introduction to our campus supplier diversity program and how our actions result in the University of Florida achieving its strategic goals of increased utilization of small and diverse businesses. Pre-registration required in myTraining. A link to Zoom will be sent to registered participants. This class counts toward the GatorsTogether certification.

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Transforming Conflict

November 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Conflict is part of our daily lives and can undermine our success unless we get better at using it effectively. As surprising as this might sound, we want conflict in the workplace; but it has to be the right kind of conflict. In this class you will learn how to build your conflict competence/fitness to transform conflict and use it to our shared advantage for better decision-making, problem-solving and relationship-building in the workplace. Pre-registration required in myTraining. A link to…

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