Workplace Learning & Development

Promoting Employee and Organizational Growth and Development
(413) 545-1787

December 2018

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Running Effective Meetings

Running Effective Meetings

Workshop Date: 
Monday 12/3/18
Time: 
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: 
Campus Center
Room: 
162-75

Participants will learn:

  • How to develop an agenda
  • Importance of identifying your audience
  • How to keep to a schedule
  • Methods for using handouts to reinforce important points
  • Presentation skills that enhance the focus and quality of participation
 
 
BuyWays Walk-In Session

BuyWays Walk-In Session

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 12/4/18
Time: 
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: 
Whitmore Building
Room: 
115A

No sign-up or appointment is necessary for the BuyWays Walk-In Session.

This open session is for anyone who would like to learn more about BuyWays or the purchasing process. A Procurement trainer will be available during the time indicated above. No appointment is necessary. Feel free to walk in without signing up. You may contact the instructor directly with questions.

 
 
 
 
 
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BuyWays Requisitioning - Dec

BuyWays Requisitioning - Dec

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 12/11/18
Time: 
9:00am - 1:00pm
Location: 
Whitmore Building
Room: 
115B

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

 
 
Employee Travel/ Business Reimbursement - T102

Employee Travel/ Business Reimbursement - T102

Workshop Date: 
Wednesday 12/12/18
Time: 
9:30am - Noon
Location: 
Mass Venture Building
Room: 
319

This is part two of the Employee Travel/ Business Reimbursement training - T102. 

(Please remember to bring your T101 OWL training certificate to show completion of this prerequisite.)

In this workshop you will learn:

How to process reimbursements through the Travel and Expense module
How to register yourself and others in the Terradotta Travel registry
How to understand the difference between Travel reimbursements and Business Expense

 
 
Creating a Bully-Free Environment

Creating a Bully-Free Environment

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/13/18
Time: 
9:00am - 11:00am
Location: 
Campus Center
Room: 
904-08

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.

 
 
New Supervisor Orientation

New Supervisor Orientation

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/13/18
Time: 
9:30am - 11:30am
Location: 
Campus Center
Room: 
804-08

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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Travel and Expense Walk-In Session

Travel and Expense Walk-In Session

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 12/13/18
Time: 
10am - Noon
Location: 
Whitmore Building
Room: 
115B

No sign-up or appointment is necessary for the Peoplesoft 9.2 Travel and Expense Walk-In Sessions.

This open session is for anyone who would like to learn more about the Travel and Expense Module or the travel and expense processes.  

A Controller’s Office trainer will be available during the time indicated above.

Feel free to walk in without signing up. You may contact the instructors directly with questions

 
 
 
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Journal Workflow Training - Dec
 
 
 
 
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