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Professional Development

Professional Development

“I am scared to death of public speaking!” “I wish we, as a department, could take a team building seminar. These outside vendor workshops are too expensive.” “I was promoted to a supervisory position! What information should I know as a new supervisor?” Do these statements sound familiar to you? If so, you’re not alone. Every year at(…)

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Overcoming Procrastination

Overcoming Procrastination

Do you have a problem with procrastination? Do you sometimes put off until tomorrow the things that you should be doing today? If so, it’s time to make a change! Take the 3-minute SkillSoft e-course, “Planning for Interruptions Helps with Procrastination,” to learn how to remove distractions and manage your time more effectively. http://lms4.learnshare.com/l.aspx?CID=89&A=2&T=373010

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Got Emotional Intelligence?

Got Emotional Intelligence?

What makes people effective at their jobs? What skills are necessary to work in a complex, demanding work environment? Increasingly, the answer to these and similar types of questions suggest that organizations are seeking individuals who demonstrate more than the conventional benchmarks of success such as academic credentials and years of experience in a profession. Individuals who have(…)

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Overpayments

Overpayments

In life, change is inevitable, and it sometimes requires employees to take time away from the university. An employee may need to take a leave of absence for health reasons, to care for a sick family member, to welcome a new child into the family, or to serve in the armed forces. Some employees will(…)

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