Vol 57 No. 11 : June 2, 2005
Vol 57 No. 11 | June 1, 2005
for Faculty and Staff
The following is a list of upcoming workshops/classes put on through Staff
Personnel Services to assist and inform employees in a variety of areas.
Friday, June 3, 9-10 a.m.
First Friday for Managers and Supervisors
– Facilitated by Tom
Angell, director of Staff Personnel Services, and Leslie Nix-Baker, director
of Employee Relations. All managers and supervisors are encouraged to attend
this monthly informative meeting. Held on the first Friday of every month,
it is a great time to meet other managers, ask questions and stay updated
on what's going on around the university. Each month a different management
topic is addressed. No need to register online.
Thursday, June 16 , 9-11 a.m.
Demystifying the Classification Process – Facilitated by Ben Boish/Robyn
Ames, classification managers from Staff Personnel Services, this workshop
is designed to prepare staff going through cycle-review or for others who
are interested in the classification and reclassification process. This two-hour
workshop will go over the basics of classification, including the objectives
of position classification, an explanation of the different types of classification
reviews, tips for preparing for classification reviews, the reclassification
and classification appeal process, and instructions for preparing position
descriptions prior to a classification review.
Friday, June 17, noon-1:30 p.m.
Adult Children of Aging Parents – This workshop will be held in the
Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, Room 108. Anyone caring for an
aging relative or parent is invited to this monthly open forum. Prof. Jeanne
Bader from gerontology will facilitate the discussion.
Tuesday, June 21, 9 a.m-noon
Building Teams That Work for Managers and Supervisors – Learn how
to tune in to your employees' needs, to delegate projects based on your team's
strengths and weaknesses, and how to build your own confidence as the one
who is accountable for the team's success. Register
Thursday, June 23, noon-1 p.m.
Women's Wellness – This workshop, co-sponsored by Talbert Medical
Group, will address women's health issues such as breast cancer, cervical
cancer, uterine cancer, women's heart disease, and menopause. Register
Wednesday, June 29, noon-1 p.m.
Staff Personnel Road Show – This is a new program that is scheduled
to be offered quarterly. Located in the Foundation Building, Room 204. Join
the Staff Personnel Team Members for an informative yet informal discussion
of interesting employee-related topics with a Q & A session following.
Topics to be addressed this quarter include in-range progressions, reclassification,
and in-class progressions.
You may register
online for the workshops/classes that require registration, or for more
information, contact Berta Hanson at