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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Workplace Bullying at UMass Amherst: Now What? Open 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff
Workplace Bullying at UMass Amherst: Now What? Open 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Understanding Union Contracts Open 1/8/15 UMass managers and supervisors
Understanding Generations Open 12/5/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Understanding Crucial Conversations Open 11/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Conflict Communication
Travel Payment Processing Open 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
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
Stopping Workplace Bullying - What's My Role? Open 1/15/15 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
Speaking with Ease Open 11/18/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Presentation Skills
Retirement Decisions Open 10/22/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Responding to Complaints Open 10/15/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Relax and Relieve Workday Stress Open 11/5/14 UMass faculty and staff
Procurement Open 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series
Preventing Sexual Harassment Open 10/8/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Presenting Prezi Open 11/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Presentation Skills
Presenting Practice Open 12/2/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Presentation Skills
Post-Award Roundtable Dialogue Open 10/16/14 UMass faculty and staff
Playing Nice with Copyrights Open 11/14/14 UMass faculty and staff
More Word Tools Open 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Word 2013: Certificate Series
Micro-aggressions in Everyday Life and Work Open 10/9/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public When YOU Are The Diversity: Workshop Series
Making Change from the Margins Open 10/16/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public When YOU Are The Diversity: Workshop Series
Introduction To Word 2013 Open 11/6/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Word 2013: Certificate Series
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Staff & Faculty) Open 11/18/14 UMass faculty and staff
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Faculty and Staff) Open 10/22/14 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 Faculty & Staff) Open 1/14/15 UMass faculty and staff
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
Hands-On Manage Your Budget Open 11/19/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Generations at Work Open 11/24/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Fundamentals of Investing Open 10/15/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Facebook in Higher Education Open 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Open 10/22/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Diversity in the Workplace Open 11/3/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Disbursements and Receipts Open 11/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series
Creating PDFs on Website Open 10/23/14 UMass faculty and staff
Creating a Bully-Free Environment Open 12/10/14 UMass managers and supervisors
Conflict Basics Open 11/6/14 UMass faculty and staff Conflict Communication
Campus Budget and Accounting Practice Open 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
BuyWays Requisitioning Open 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
BuyWays Requisitioning Open 11/18/14 UMass faculty and staff
Budget Overview/ Basic Finance Open 10/29/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Budget Basics Open 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Basic Word Tools Open 11/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Word 2013: Certificate Series
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Staff & Faculty) Open 11/14/14 UMass faculty and staff

Wait-Listed Workshops

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Travel Payment Processing Wait-List 10/8/14 UMass faculty and staff
Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) Wait-List 10/23/14 UMass managers and supervisors
Supervision Refresher/Preparing for the PMP Canceled 10/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervising Student Workers Wait-List 9/30/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Putting Practice to Use Wait-List 10/27/14 UMass faculty and staff
More Excel Tools Wait-List 11/4/14 UMass faculty and staff
Introduction to Excel 2013 Wait-List 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Interaction with EMS in the Workplace Canceled 9/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Effective/ Active Listening Wait-List 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Difficult Student Worker Issues Wait-List 10/7/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Basics of Positive Psychology Wait-List 10/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Basic Excel Tools Wait-List 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff

Closed Workshops

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Travel Payment Processing Wait-List- Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) Wait-List- Closed 10/23/14 UMass managers and supervisors Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP): Certificate Program
Supervision Refresher/Preparing for the PMP Canceled- Closed 10/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Supervising Student Workers Wait-List- Closed 9/30/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Supervising Student Workers: Certificate Series
Relax and Relieve Workday Stress Closed 10/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Putting Practice to Use Wait-List- Closed 10/27/14 UMass faculty and staff Positive Psychology at Work
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
Orientation of Student Workers Closed 9/23/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Supervising Student Workers: Certificate Series
New Supervisor Orientation Closed 10/2/14 UMass managers and supervisors
More Excel Tools Wait-List- Closed 11/4/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Learning Mac: An Overview Closed 9/29/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Introduction to Excel 2013 Wait-List- Closed 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Interaction with EMS in the Workplace Canceled- Closed 9/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 9/18/14 UMass faculty and staff
Email and Phone Etiquette Closed 9/26/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Effective/ Active Listening Wait-List- Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Difficult Student Worker Issues Wait-List- Closed 10/7/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Supervising Student Workers: Certificate Series
Basics of Positive Psychology Wait-List- Closed 10/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Positive Psychology at Work
Basic Excel Tools Wait-List- Closed 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series