The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Faculty Events

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Art of Saying No

Are you confused about when to say "yes" and "no" to other people's requests? Do you often say "yes" to requests without realizing the impact that response will have on your time and productivity? Do you find yourself feeling angry and resentful during the academic year because you've said "yes" too often?

You're not alone! Many faculty (pre and post-tenure) find it incredibly difficult to sort out when, why and how to say "NO."

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Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

Cultivating Your Network of Mentors, Sponsors & Collaborators

Do you have a reliable and strong network of mentors? Are you struggling to cultivate mentoring relationships? Do you know the difference between a mentor and a sponsor? Are you moving to a new stage of your career and wondering how to find new mentors and sponsors that are appropriate to the next level?

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