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June 2020

Discovering Your Leadership and Team Player Styles: Webinar

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Online via Zoom NC United States

Course Number: LD3000 Understanding your leadership and team player styles will enhance your ability to use your strengths to your advance while also understanding when you overuse each style how they can quickly become one of your weaknesses. Webinar Objectives: Explain the three leadership concepts Develop your definition of leadership Identify your personal leadership & team player styles Determine the strengths, weaknesses, and effectiveness of each leadership & team player style All UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and staff are invited to…

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Where are you going? Goal Setting for Personal & Professional Success: Webinar

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Course Number: PD0018 Goal setting gives you long-term vision and short-term motivation. The process of setting goals allows you to choose where you want to go in your personal life as well as your professional career. A life without goals is like a road trip without a map. By knowing exactly what you want to achieve, you are less likely to get lost, and you will be happier and less frustrated along the way. Workshop Objectives: Define what goals mean to…

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Running Effective Meetings: Webinar

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Online via Zoom NC United States

Course Number: BE3000 If you lead meetings in your current role, then this class is designed for you! Poorly led meetings are cited as one of the biggest time wasters and de-motivators of our work lives. Participants will learn when to call a meeting, how to prepare for a meeting and how to keep meetings brief and productive. Strategies for using tools such as agendas, minutes and ground rules to maximize productivity will be presented. Participants will also learn tips for…

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Customer Service Skills: Webinar

Thursday, June 4, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Online via Zoom NC United States

Course Number: BE2000 Effective customer service, both external and internal, is critical to the success of the University. UNC customers include internal and external faculty and staff, students, parents, alumni, and community partners. This program introduces skills needed to enhance customer relations, deliver top quality service, handle difficult customers, and say “no” without inflaming the customer. As a result of this seminar, you will be able to recognize the importance of customer service in retaining customers as well as in…

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Influence and Motivation: Webinar

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Online via Zoom NC United States

Course Number: SM6200 Applying the concepts/skills taught in this course will enable you to: Determine the difference between influence and motivation Discover your personal motivators and they are used to influence others Assess the four factors that build self-motivation Analyze three influencing components to move others toward commitment Describe the seven strategies used to gain other’s attention and gain commitment in order to make things happen Synthesize how you will plan your strategy for building influence and motivation to gain…

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Email Effectiveness: Webinar

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Course Number: PD0037 Effective emails save time, improve relationships, and lead to better project outcomes. Webinar Objectives: Why email effectiveness matters Should I email? When to consider other communication vehicles Options for content organization Font choices, methods of emphasis, colors, bullets, and more Choose the right words Reducing and eliminating All UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and staff are invited to register for and attend the various courses offered by the Office of Human Resources Organization and Professional Development team. To register for courses:…

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CANCELED: It Takes All Types: Intro to MBTI

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
AOB 1501-A, 104 Airport Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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This event has been canceled. Course Number: IC0900 Coworker behaviors, which are different from yours, may seem surprising or confusing at times. You might question their actions and even wonder at times about your own motives. Why do we do some of the things we do? This interactive class uses the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) to help examine preferred patterns of behaviors in the workplace so that we can better appreciate the diversity of our coworkers. You will learn the strengths…

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Conflict Management Skills for the Workplace: Webinar

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Online via Zoom NC United States

Please note that this course offering has been rescheduled from its original date on May 7.  Course Number: IC0800 Conflict can be a source of anxiety and pain or an opportunity for growth and development. The management of conflict (not its avoidance) is absolutely essential for innovation, diversity, healthy team performance, and organizational effectiveness. This interactive class presents a variety of skills and approaches that can be used in different situations where conflicts arise. These skills are appropriate for addressing issues…

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July 2020

Communication Essentials

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
AOB 1501-A, 104 Airport Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Please note that this course offering has been rescheduled from its original date of May 14.  Course Number: IC1700 Communication is part of your everyday life, yet the chances are that you have never examined what makes communication more or less effective. From practical conversations with co-workers to how you present yourself to supervisors and customers, learning communication skills is essential to succeeding in the workplace. This class will provide an introduction to key fundamental skills and attitudes that enable you…

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August 2020

Presentations with Pizzazz

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
AOB 1501-D, 104 Airport Drive
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States
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Please note that this course offering has been rescheduled from its original date of May 14.  Course Number: BE1500 Do your PowerPoint presentations look like they are from 1996? Do you find that your visual aids don’t actually aid in the retention of information from your presentation? In our visually-driven, modern society, presenters need to make sure their presentation slides not only keep up with current design but also use theories such as neuroscience, color theory and cognitive processing to enhance…

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