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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Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Staff & Faculty) Open 11/14/14 UMass faculty and staff
Basic Word Tools Open 11/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Word 2013: Certificate Series
BuyWays Requisitioning Open 11/18/14 UMass faculty and staff
Campus Budget and Accounting Practice Open 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Conflict Basics Open 11/6/14 UMass faculty and staff Conflict Communication
Creating a Bully-Free Environment Open 12/10/14 UMass managers and supervisors
Creating PDFs on Website Open 10/23/14 UMass faculty and staff
Disbursements and Receipts Open 11/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series
Diversity in the Workplace Open 11/3/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Generations at Work Open 11/24/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Hands-On Manage Your Budget Open 11/19/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Open 10/30/14 UMass faculty and staff
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Open 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Faculty & Staff) Open 1/14/15 UMass faculty and staff
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Faculty and Staff) Open 10/31/14 UMass faculty and staff
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Staff & Faculty) Open 11/18/14 UMass faculty and staff
Introduction To Word 2013 Open 11/6/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Word 2013: Certificate Series
More Word Tools Open 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Word 2013: Certificate Series
Playing Nice with Copyrights Open 11/14/14 UMass faculty and staff
Presenting Practice Open 12/2/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Presentation Skills
Procurement Open 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series
Relax and Relieve Workday Stress Open 11/5/14 UMass faculty and staff
State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) Open 10/30/14 UMass faculty and staff
State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) Open 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff
Stopping Workplace Bullying - What's My Role? Open 1/15/15 UMass faculty and staff
Travel Payment Processing Open 12/10/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing Open 1/14/15 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Understanding Crucial Conversations Open 11/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Conflict Communication
Understanding Generations Open 12/5/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Understanding Union Contracts Open 1/8/15 UMass managers and supervisors
Using your iPad Open 11/17/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Workplace Bullying at UMass Amherst: Now What? Open 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff

Wait-Listed Workshops

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Basic Excel Tools Wait-List 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff
Basics of Positive Psychology Wait-List 10/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Effective/ Active Listening Wait-List 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Interaction with EMS in the Workplace Canceled 9/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Introduction to Excel 2013 Wait-List 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Micro-aggressions in Everyday Life and Work Wait-List 10/9/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
More Excel Tools Wait-List 11/4/14 UMass faculty and staff
Post-Award Roundtable Dialogue Wait-List 10/16/14 UMass faculty and staff
Presenting Prezi Wait-List 11/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Putting Practice to Use Wait-List 10/27/14 UMass faculty and staff
Speaking with Ease Wait-List 11/18/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervising Student Workers Wait-List 9/30/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervision Refresher/Preparing for the PMP Canceled 10/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) Wait-List 10/23/14 UMass managers and supervisors
Travel Payment Processing Wait-List 10/8/14 UMass faculty and staff
Travel Payment Processing Wait-List 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Workplace Bullying at UMass Amherst: Now What? - Canceled Canceled 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff

Closed Workshops

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Basic Excel Tools Wait-List- Closed 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Basics of Positive Psychology Wait-List- Closed 10/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Positive Psychology at Work
Budget Basics Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Budget Overview/ Basic Finance Closed 10/29/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
BuyWays Requisitioning Closed 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Difficult Student Worker Issues - Postponed to 10/14 Closed 10/14/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Supervising Student Workers: Certificate Series
Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Closed 10/22/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Effective/ Active Listening Wait-List- Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Email and Phone Etiquette Closed 9/26/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Facebook in Higher Education Closed 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Fundamentals of Investing Closed 10/15/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 9/18/14 UMass faculty and staff
Interaction with EMS in the Workplace Canceled- Closed 9/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 10/22/14 UMass faculty and staff
Introduction to Excel 2013 Wait-List- Closed 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Learning Mac: An Overview Closed 9/29/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Making Change from the Margins Closed 10/16/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public When YOU Are The Diversity: Workshop Series
Micro-aggressions in Everyday Life and Work Wait-List- Closed 10/9/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public When YOU Are The Diversity: Workshop Series
More Excel Tools Wait-List- Closed 11/4/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
New Supervisor Orientation Closed 10/2/14 UMass managers and supervisors
Orientation of Student Workers Closed 9/23/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Supervising Student Workers: Certificate Series
Post-Award Roundtable Dialogue Wait-List- Closed 10/16/14 UMass faculty and staff
Presenting Prezi Wait-List- Closed 11/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Presentation Skills
Preventing Sexual Harassment Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Privilege and It's Role in Creating the "Other" Closed 10/2/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public When YOU Are The Diversity: Workshop Series
Relax and Relieve Workday Stress Closed 10/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Responding to Complaints Closed 10/15/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Retirement Decisions Closed 10/22/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Speaking with Ease Wait-List- Closed 11/18/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Presentation Skills
Supervising Student Workers Wait-List- Closed 9/30/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Supervising Student Workers: Certificate Series
Supervision Refresher/Preparing for the PMP Canceled- Closed 10/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Travel Payment Processing Wait-List- Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Travel Payment Processing Wait-List- Closed 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Workplace Bullying at UMass Amherst: Now What? - Canceled Canceled- Closed 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff