Employee Development winter term learning opportunities

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This February and March, the Employee Development Center will host several workshops and Skillsoft Live events. These events are open to all staff; registration is required for workshops.


Google Drive Overview
Tuesday, February 6
3-4 pm • 6/218b
CRN 62723

Goal Setting
Thursday, February 22
10-11 am • 6/218b
CRN 62725

Customer Service
Tuesday, March 6
2-3 pm • 6/218b
CRN 62726

Google Drive Overview
Thursday, February 8
10-11 am • 6/218b
CRN 62724

Active Shooter Training
Friday, February 23

Emotional Intelligence
Thursday, March 15
1-2:30 pm • 6/218b
CRN 62727

Creating Order Out of Chaos
Wednesday, March 7
9-10 am • 6/218b
No registration necessary
One of the world’s most influential thinkers on productivity, David Allen’s 35 years’ experience as a management consultant and executive coach have earned him the titles of “personal productivity guru” by Fast Company Magazine and one of America’s top 5 executive coaches by Forbes Magazine. David will explain the five critical steps for getting anything more in control and focused, with specific best practices and tools for each phase.

Leadership in the Digital Era
Thursday, March 22
9-10 am • 6/218b
No registration necessary
Angela Duckworth is a professor of psychology at the University of Pennsylvania and a co-founder of the Character Lab. Her first book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, is an immediate New York Times bestseller. In this talk, Duckworth presents her influential work on grit—the tendency to pursue long-term goals with perseverance and passion. She describes the predictive power of grit for performance in a variety of fascinating contexts.