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

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BuyWays - Requisitioning Open 9/9/14 UMass faculty and staff

Wait-Listed Workshops

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Computer Security 101 - CANCELED Canceled 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Becoming an Ally to LGBTQ Students - CANCELED Canceled 2/12/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Playing Nice with Copyrights - CANCELED Canceled 3/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Impact of Inappropriate Behavior Canceled 3/13/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Psych Disabilities in the Office - CANCELED Canceled 3/5/14 UMass faculty and staff

Closed Workshops

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Supervision Refresher/Preparing for the PMP Closed 2/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Staying Positive in the Workplace Closed 3/19/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Diversity in the Workplace Closed 4/17/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Conflict Basics Closed 2/28/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Conflict Communication
Understanding Crucial Conversations Closed 3/7/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Conflict Communication
Basic Customer Service Skills Closed 2/13/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Customer Service
Managing Challenging Customers Closed 2/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Customer Service
Multicultural Customer Service Closed 2/27/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Customer Service
Generations at Work Closed 2/11/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Defining a Respectful Workplace Closed 3/6/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Respectful Workplace
Models of Conflict and Resolution Closed 3/27/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Respectful Workplace
Running Effective Meetings Closed 4/22/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Time Management Closed 5/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Using Social Media Closed 3/5/14 UMass faculty and staff
Introduction to Excel 2013 Closed 2/27/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Basic Excel Tools Closed 3/6/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
More Excel Tools Closed 3/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 2/27/14 UMass faculty and staff
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 3/27/14 UMass faculty and staff
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 4/24/14 UMass faculty and staff
Preventing Sexual Harassment Closed 2/26/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Responding to Complaints Closed 3/5/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Procurement Closed 5/15/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series
Disbursements and Receipts Closed 5/22/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series
Post-Award Roundtable Dialogue Closed 4/3/14 UMass faculty and staff
State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) Closed 2/13/14 UMass faculty and staff
State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) Closed 2/27/14 UMass faculty and staff
Travel Payment Processing - Feb Closed 2/12/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing - Mar Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing - Apr Closed 4/9/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing - May Closed 5/14/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing - Jun Closed 6/11/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing - Jul Closed 7/9/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing - Aug Closed 8/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Budget Overview/ Basic Finance Closed 3/26/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Campus Budget and Acctg Practice Closed 4/2/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Hands-On Manage Your Budget Closed 4/9/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Budget Basics Closed 3/5/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Fundamentals of Investing Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Retirement Decisions Closed 3/19/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Relax and Relieve Workday Stress 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
Social Security and Your Retirement (Previous title: Retirement Income Strategies) Closed 4/9/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Retirement Strategies
New Supervisor Orientation Closed 6/5/14 UMass faculty and staff
Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) Closed 2/25/14 UMass faculty and staff Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP): Certificate Program
Understanding Union Contracts - New Date! Closed 6/25/14 UMass faculty and staff
Adult CPR/AED Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Adult CPR/AED Closed 4/16/14 UMass faculty and staff
Ergonomic and Computer Issues Closed 4/3/14 UMass faculty and staff
BuyWays - Requisitioning Closed 2/26/14 UMass faculty and staff
BuyWays - Requisitioning Closed 3/20/14 UMass faculty and staff
BuyWays - Requisitioning Closed 4/15/14 UMass faculty and staff
BuyWays - Requisitioning Closed 5/20/14 UMass faculty and staff
BuyWays - Requistioning Closed 6/17/14 UMass faculty and staff
BuyWays - Requisitioning Closed 7/15/14 UMass faculty and staff
UMass Travel Program Orientation - AM Closed 6/25/14 UMass faculty and staff
UMass Travel Program Orientation - PM Closed 6/25/14 UMass faculty and staff
BuyWays - Requisitioning Closed 8/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Computer Security 101 - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 3/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Becoming an Ally to LGBTQ Students - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 2/12/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Playing Nice with Copyrights - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 3/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Impact of Inappropriate Behavior Canceled- Closed 3/13/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Respectful Workplace
Psych Disabilities in the Office - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 3/5/14 UMass faculty and staff