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November 2020

Power Writing

November 16 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Make your writing fast, fun, and fabulous! Come to Power Writing and learn how to design power-packed documents that your readers will actually enjoy. In this class we will focus on preparing professional business documents discuss, including a review of grammar, tone, stressing the positive, saying "no" gently, and doing a little more than you need to in order to get your message across. You will learn to: Define your purpose, Target your reader, Reduce writer's block, Organize your writing,…

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Course and Academic Room Scheduling

November 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This Pro3 workshop will introduce key concepts surrounding course scheduling at the University of Florida. In this session, the schedule calendar will be discussed and an overview of relevant web screens will be provided. Additionally, participants will learn how to schedule classroom space, the final exam requirement, and instructors. Use of web-based templates also will be reviewed. Pre-registration required in myTraining. A link to Zoom will be sent to registered participants. This class counts toward the Pro3 Acaedmic Department Support…

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Florida Retirement System/DROP Workshop

November 17 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

This workshop will provide you with an understanding of the Florida Pension Plan and the Deferred Retirement Option Program (DROP) through a review of current tools, including videos and webcasts, and covering pertinent topics like how to use online resources, apply for your retirement or DROP, convert your health and life coverage, and more. Pre-registration required in myTraining. A link to Zoom will be sent to registered participants.

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Now Hear This

November 17 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Did you know that as much as 40% of the average workday is spent listening to others? That's close to half of your day! Isn't it time, therefore, to stop and make sure you're using your time to its greatest advantage? Take a few moments and ask yourself: Are you an effective listener? How often do you assess your listening skills? Could you improve? That's where "Now Hear This" can help. In this workshop, we'll: Define "listening" and how it…

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Procure2Pay Workshop

November 18 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 pm

Bring invoices you need to process for payment and questions about setting up requisitions so it’s easier to process payments. This lab is designed for Requestors and Approvers in myUF Market and Reviewers and Approvers in myPayment Solutions. The workshop will begin with an overview of best practices and discussion/demonstrations for setting up purchase orders and processing payments, followed by time to work one-on-one with support/core office staff from Procurement and Disbursements. Topics to be covered include: Amount Only/Blanket PO’s,…

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Quality Customer Service

November 18 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

We all have customers--The question is "Do we serve them well?" In this workshop, participants will identify customer expectations, review assertive communication as a key component of quality customer service, and discuss common customer service interactions and how to improve them. Pre-registration required in myTraining. A link to Zoom will be sent to registered participants. This class counts toward the Thrive@UF certification.

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Leveraging Emotional Intelligence for Effective Leadership

November 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Participants will define Emotional Intelligence (EI) as a leadership and management competency, building upon a model for emotional and social competency. At the end of this session, participants will be able to identify how emotional intelligence affects leadership and will have generated ideas and next steps to leverage their emotional intelligence in the workplace for heightened leadership success. Pre-registration required in myTraining. A link to Zoom will be sent to registered participants. This is a program of the Managing at…

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Guide to Faculty Appointments

November 19 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

This workshop is designed to increase participants' understanding of the faculty appointment, recruitment, and hiring process. In the session, faculty appointments and titles will be covered, including appointment status modifiers and administrative titles. The faculty recruitment process will be explained. Additionally, information about required paperwork when completing a range of transactions on behalf of OPS, salaried, and courtesy faculty also will be reviewed. Pre-registration required in myTraining. A link to Zoom will be sent to registered participants. This class counts…

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Enterprise Analytics – Analysis Studio Quick Start Workshop

November 19 @ 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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Power of Feedback

November 20 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Whenever we respond to another person, we are giving feedback. Feedback may be based on many things. It may take many forms. And only some feedback is useful. Providing clear, timely, meaningful feedback improves employee performance. It avoids attacks, judgments, and name-calling, and it uses reinforcement to point out positive behavior that can be repeated or redirection when an employee is not contributing toward the organization's goals. In this course, participants will learn how to deliver effective feedback about job…

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