Workshops

We offer workshops to faculty and staff, including graduate-student employees, year-round for free. Some workshops are open to the public. Participation is voluntary but encouraged. Learn how to register. WLD also offers customized workshops for your department or team either as single workshop or in a certificate series. 

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Open Workshops

Title Start For
Running Effective Meetings Open 4/22/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Open 4/24/14 UMass faculty and staff
Time Management Open 5/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Travel Payment Processing - May Open 5/14/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
BuyWays - Requisitioning Open 5/20/14 UMass faculty and staff
Disbursements and Receipts Open 5/22/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series
New Supervisor Orientation Open 6/5/14 UMass faculty and staff
Understanding Union Contracts Open 6/5/14 UMass faculty and staff
Travel Payment Processing - Jun Open 6/11/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing - Jul Open 7/9/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing - Aug Open 8/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop

Wait-Listed Workshops

Title Start For
Adult CPR/AED Wait-List 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Adult CPR/AED Wait-List 4/16/14 UMass faculty and staff
Ergonomic and Computer Issues Wait-List 4/3/14 UMass faculty and staff
Procurement Wait-List 5/15/14 UMass faculty and staff
Relax and Relieve Workday Stress Wait-List 4/2/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) Wait-List 2/25/14 UMass faculty and staff
Becoming an Ally to LGBTQ Students - CANCELED Canceled 2/12/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Computer Security 101 - CANCELED Canceled 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Impact of Inappropriate Behavior - CANCELED Canceled 3/13/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Playing Nice with Copyrights - CANCELED Canceled 3/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Psych Disabilities in the Office - CANCELED Canceled 3/5/14 UMass faculty and staff

Closed Workshops

Title Start For
Generations at Work Closed 2/11/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Becoming an Ally to LGBTQ Students - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 2/12/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Travel Payment Processing - Feb Closed 2/12/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Basic Customer Service Skills Closed 2/13/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Customer Service
State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) Closed 2/13/14 UMass faculty and staff
Managing Challenging Customers Closed 2/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Customer Service
Supervision Refresher/Preparing for the PMP Closed 2/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) Wait-List- Closed 2/25/14 UMass faculty and staff Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP): Certificate Program
BuyWays - Requisitioning Closed 2/26/14 UMass faculty and staff
Preventing Sexual Harassment Closed 2/26/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 2/27/14 UMass faculty and staff
Introduction to Excel 2013 Closed 2/27/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Multicultural Customer Service Closed 2/27/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Customer Service
State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) Closed 2/27/14 UMass faculty and staff
Conflict Basics Closed 2/28/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Conflict Communication
Budget Basics Closed 3/5/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Psych Disabilities in the Office - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 3/5/14 UMass faculty and staff
Responding to Complaints Closed 3/5/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Using Social Media Closed 3/5/14 UMass faculty and staff
Basic Excel Tools Closed 3/6/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Defining a Respectful Workplace Closed 3/6/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Respectful Workplace
Understanding Crucial Conversations Closed 3/7/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Conflict Communication
Adult CPR/AED Wait-List- Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Computer Security 101 - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Fundamentals of Investing Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Travel Payment Processing - Mar Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Impact of Inappropriate Behavior - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 3/13/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Respectful Workplace
More Excel Tools Closed 3/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Retirement Decisions Closed 3/19/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Staying Positive in the Workplace Closed 3/19/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
BuyWays - Requisitioning Closed 3/20/14 UMass faculty and staff
Playing Nice with Copyrights - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 3/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Budget Overview/ Basic Finance Closed 3/26/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 3/27/14 UMass faculty and staff
Models of Conflict and Resolution Closed 3/27/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Respectful Workplace
Campus Budget and Acctg Practice Closed 4/2/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Relax and Relieve Workday Stress Wait-List- Closed 4/2/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Your Retirement Plan at Work Closed 4/2/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Retirement Strategies
Ergonomic and Computer Issues Wait-List- Closed 4/3/14 UMass faculty and staff
Post-Award Roundtable Dialogue Closed 4/3/14 UMass faculty and staff
Hands-On Manage Your Budget Closed 4/9/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Social Security and Your Retirement (Previous title: Retirement Income Strategies) Closed 4/9/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Retirement Strategies
Travel Payment Processing - Apr Closed 4/9/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
BuyWays - Requisitioning Closed 4/15/14 UMass faculty and staff
Adult CPR/AED Wait-List- Closed 4/16/14 UMass faculty and staff
Diversity in the Workplace Closed 4/17/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Procurement Wait-List- Closed 5/15/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series