Workplace Learning & Development

Promoting Employee and Organizational Growth and Development
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December 2019

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Keeping My Inbox Organized

Keeping My Inbox Organized

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 12/3/19
Time: 
2:45pm - 3:45pm
Location: 
Campus Center
Room: 
902

Overwhelmed by email?  Are you sinking under the amount of email you have?  In this one hour workshop, you'll learn tips and techniques to organize and manage your email inbox.  Come and learn some new ways of taming your email.

 
 
New Supervisor Orientation

New Supervisor Orientation

Workshop Date: 
Wednesday 12/4/19
Time: 
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: 
Campus Center
Room: 
905-09

This program, open to all staff and faculty supervisors, provides an introduction to the University expectations of supervisors, and the services and resources promote quality supervision. This 2 hour workshop will cover the basic skill set needed for supervising here at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. In addition, we’ll discuss the general responsibilities required of a supervisor at the University.

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Summit Financials Reporting - Dec

Summit Financials Reporting - Dec

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/5/19
Time: 
2:30pm - 4pm
Location: 
Whitmore Building
Room: 
115B

This training gives a comprehensive overview of financials reporting in Summit, including how to access fund and grant balances, summaries, and transactional detail with ease. It is useful for anyone who needs to review financial activity on their grants or funds.

 
 
 
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Research Administration Orientation Part 2

Research Administration Orientation Part 2

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 12/10/19
Time: 
9am - 11am
Location: 
Life Sciences Lab building(LSL)
Room: 
610

Research Administration Part 2 focuses heavily on proposal budgeting and proposal development methods and tools: The part 2 orientation provides practical and useful information, such as:
• Detailed information on proposal budgeting that can also translate to post award activities
• UMass policies and procedures related to proposal submissions
• Review budget justifications
• Methods and tool for proposal development including timeline and basic project management 

 

 
 
Kuali Research Open Lab

Kuali Research Open Lab

Workshop Date: 
Wednesday 12/11/19
Time: 
9am - 11am
Location: 
Lederle Graduate Research Center (LGRC Lowrise)
Room: 
A210

Participants will have an opportunity to explore and begin building proposals in the system. Research and Engagement staff will be present to troubleshoot and answer questions.

 
 
Keeping My Inbox Organized

Keeping My Inbox Organized

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/12/19
Time: 
2pm - 3pm
Location: 
Campus Center
Room: 
905-09

Overwhelmed by email?  Are you sinking under the amount of email you have?  In this one hour workshop, you'll learn tips and techniques to organize and manage your email inbox.  Come and learn some new ways of taming your email.

 
 
Kuali Research Open Lab

Kuali Research Open Lab

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/12/19
Time: 
9am - 11am
Location: 
W.E.B. Du Bois Library
Room: 
1667

Participants will have an opportunity to explore and begin building proposals in the system. Research and Engagement staff will be present to troubleshoot and answer questions.

 
 
Travel Q&A Session

Travel Q&A Session

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/12/19
Time: 
10am -Noon
Location: 
Whitmore Building
Room: 
115B

Having trouble with a Travel and Expense Report?  Or, do you have a question about a specific travel policy?

Please sign-up and an Accounts Payable staff member from the Controller's Office will be available to answer your questions.

(Note: This is NOT a substitute for Travel and Expense Module Training which is mandatory before access to the module is granted, you need to sign up for those trainings separately.)

 
 
 
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Access and Overview of UM-Plan

Access and Overview of UM-Plan

Workshop Date: 
Monday 12/16/19
Time: 
10am - Noon
Location: 
Whitmore Building
Room: 
115B

These meetings are limited to participants who have been pre-approved by the Budget Office. Please DO NOT sign up for these meetings unless you have received an email from the Budget Office. Bring a laptop if you have one.   If you do not have a laptop, contact Jack Brown in the Budget Office jrbrown@admin.umass.edu to arrange for a loaner for this training.

 
 
Access and Overview of UM-Plan

Access and Overview of UM-Plan

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 12/17/19
Time: 
9am - 11am
Location: 
Whitmore Building
Room: 
115B

These meetings are limited to participants who have been pre-approved by the Budget Office. Please DO NOT sign up for these meetings unless you have received an email from the Budget Office. Bring a laptop if you have one.   If you do not have a laptop, contact Jack Brown in the Budget Office jrbrown@admin.umass.edu to arrange for a loaner for this training.

 
 
Access and Overview of UM-Plan

Access and Overview of UM-Plan

Workshop Date: 
Wednesday 12/18/19
Time: 
1pm - 3pm
Location: 
Whitmore Building
Room: 
115B

These meetings are limited to participants who have been pre-approved by the Budget Office. Please DO NOT sign up for these meetings unless you have received an email from the Budget Office. Bring a laptop if you have one.   If you do not have a laptop, contact Jack Brown in the Budget Office jrbrown@admin.umass.edu to arrange for a loaner for this training.

 
 
Access and Overview of UM-Plan

Access and Overview of UM-Plan

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/19/19
Time: 
1pm - 3pm
Location: 
Whitmore Building
Room: 
115B

These meetings are limited to participants who have been pre-approved by the Budget Office. Please DO NOT sign up for these meetings unless you have received an email from the Budget Office. Bring a laptop if you have one.   If you do not have a laptop, contact Jack Brown in the Budget Office jrbrown@admin.umass.edu to arrange for a loaner for this training.

 
 
Kuali Research Open Lab

Kuali Research Open Lab

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/19/19
Time: 
9am - 11am
Location: 
W.E.B. Du Bois Library
Room: 
1667

Participants will have an opportunity to explore and begin building proposals in the system. Research and Engagement staff will be present to troubleshoot and answer questions.

 
 
 
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