Workplace Learning & Development

Promoting Employee and Organizational Growth and Development
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December 2016

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Creating a Bully-Free Environment - CANCELED

Creating a Bully-Free Environment - CANCELED

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/1/16
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10am - Noon
Location: 
Campus Center

Supervisors play a key role in supporting and maintaining a respectful and bully-free work environment.  This workshop will explore the campus definition of workplace bullying, the supervisor’s role in creating a respectful workplace and addressing bullying behaviors, and the expectations of supervisors in the new campus procedures.

What you’ll learn:

  • What constitutes bullying
  • Campus Procedures and supervisory responsibilities
  • How to support a respectful workplace
 
 
 
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BuyWays Requisitioning

BuyWays Requisitioning

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 12/13/16
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9am - 1pm
Location: 
Whitmore Building

This is hands-on training session, for UMass PO Data Entry Operators and Liaisons, covers the new BuyWays Requisitioning which will include; shopping and creating requisitions, inquiring on purchasing and payables transactions.

 
 
Travel Payment Processing

Travel Payment Processing

Workshop Date: 
Wednesday 12/14/16
Time: 
9:30am - 11:30am
Location: 
Campus Center

Planning and paying for University travel, including policies and procedures, processing travel payments, and understanding PeopleSoft travel-expense reports.

Participants will receive a certificate of completion after attending one workshop.

 
 
BuyWays Walk-in Session

BuyWays Walk-in Session

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/15/16
Time: 
10am - Noon
Location: 
Whitmore Building

Having trouble navigating BuyWays or have a question about a specific purchasing policy? Please come to our new BuyWays Walk-in Sessions, and a Procurement Office staff member will be available to answer your questions.

Please Do Not Register for this training, as you are welcomed as a walk-in participant only.  Thank you!

 
 
Intro to Anti-Bullying

Intro to Anti-Bullying

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/15/16
Time: 
10:00am - Noon
Location: 
Campus Center

The University of Massachusetts Amherst has launched an initiative aimed at increasing understanding of the problem of workplace bullying, reducing its occurrence, and clarifying the responsibility of supervisors for ensuring a productive workplace in which all can contribute to their maximum potential.

Attendance at one of these workshops is mandatory for all faculty and staff members (including post-docs) and for graduate student employees who receive stipends. Undergraduate and graduate student hourly employees are not expected to attend.

 
 
 
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Journal Workflow Training - Dec
 
 
 
 
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