Workplace Learning & Development

Promoting Employee and Organizational Growth and Development
(413) 545-1787

May 2018

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BuyWays Walk-In Session

BuyWays Walk-In Session

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 5/1/18
Time: 
10:00am - Noon
Location: 
Whitmore Building

No sign-up or appointment is necessary for the BuyWays Walk-In Session.

This open session is for anyone who would like to learn more about BuyWays or the purchasing process. A Procurement trainer will be available during the time indicated above. No appointment is necessary. Feel free to walk in without signing up. You may contact the instructor directly with questions.

 
 
 
 
 
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BuyWays Requisitioning - May

BuyWays Requisitioning - May

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 5/8/18
Time: 
9:00am - 1:00pm
Location: 
Whitmore Building

This is hands-on training session, for UMass PO Data Entry Operators and Liaisons, covers the BuyWays Requisitioning which will include; shopping and creating requisitions, inquiring on purchasing and payables transactions.

 
 
 
 
 
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Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) - Summer

Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) - Summer

Series Start Date: 
Tuesday 5/15/18
Time: 
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
Campus Center
Description: 

This certificate program offers in-depth learning for supervisors and managers who seek to establish or enhance the broad range of knowledge, skills, and abilities required for effective supervision. The program covers topics such as performance management, dealing with employee conflicts, organizing and delegating work, and implementing campus policies.

 
 
Travel Payment Processing - 5/15

Travel Payment Processing - 5/15

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 5/15/18
Time: 
9:30am - 11:30am
Location: 
Campus Center

Planning and paying for University travel, including policies and procedures, processing travel payments, and understanding PeopleSoft travel-expense reports.

Participants will receive a certificate of completion after attending one workshop.

 
 
Journal Workflow Training - May
 
 
 
 
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BuyWays Walk-In Session

BuyWays Walk-In Session

Workshop Date: 
Tuesday 5/22/18
Time: 
10:00am - Noon
Location: 
Whitmore Building

No sign-up or appointment is necessary for the BuyWays Walk-In Session.

This open session is for anyone who would like to learn more about BuyWays or the purchasing process. A Procurement trainer will be available during the time indicated above. No appointment is necessary. Feel free to walk in without signing up. You may contact the instructor directly with questions.

 
 
 
 
 
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Financial Transactions

Financial Transactions

Series Start Date: 
Thursday 5/31/18
Time: 
9:00am - Noon
Location: 
Campus Center
Description: 

Core training on policies and procedures related to effectively completing campus financial transactions. Participants who attend both sessions in spring 2018 will receive a certificate of completion.

Session 1: Procurement  - 5/31
Procurement department functions; including purchase order (PO) requirements, contracts and policies for purchasing, contract for services, requests for bids, ProCard/Travel Card, and Office-2-Office.

 
 
Travel and Expense Walk-In Session

Travel and Expense Walk-In Session

Workshop Date: 
Thursday 5/31/18
Time: 
10am - Noon
Location: 
Whitmore Building

No sign-up or appointment is necessary for the Peoplesoft 9.2 Travel and Expense Walk-In Sessions.

This open session is for anyone who would like to learn more about the Travel and Expense Module or the travel and expense processes.  

A Controller’s Office trainer will be available during the time indicated above.

Feel free to walk in without signing up. You may contact the instructors directly with questions.