Learning Programs

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The University offers all staff and faculty a full schedule of professional development workshops every semester. Topics include Professional Skills, Communications, Teamwork, Leadership, and more.

Enrollment: To register for Learning Programs, log in to eNDeavor.

Cancellation Policy: To cancel an enrollment, please unenroll in eNDeavor at least three days before the class start date so that waitlisted participants may be notified that a seat is available. Due to high demand and limited seating, departments will be charged $100 for cancellations made fewer than three days before the course start date.

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Accountability and Teamwork

Course descriptions | Register in eNDeavor

Title Date Time
Life Balance-Stress Reduction Wed., Mar. 22, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
The Art of Happiness at Work: Dignity, Respect, and Recognition Tues., Feb. 14, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Career Development

Course descriptions | Register in eNDeavor

Title Date Time
Managing My Career: Assessment and Research Wed., Feb. 15 AND Wed., Mar. 1, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Interview Prep 101 Tues., Feb. 28 AND Tues., Mar. 14, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Managing My Career: Deciding and Setting Goals Wed., Mar. 15, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Managing My Career: Taking Action Wed., Mar. 29, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Building Strategic Resumes and Cover Letters Wed., Apr. 19, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Communication and Interpersonal Skills

Course descriptions | Register in eNDeavor

Title Date Time
Developing Your Emotional Intelligence Tues., Feb. 23, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Effective Communication and Coaching (Candid Conversations) Thurs., Mar. 2, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Speak with Confidence Thurs., May 11, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Dealing with Conflict and Change Management Thurs., June 22, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Resolving Conflict while Maintaining Relationships Wed., May 3, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Communicating with Colleagues and Coworkers Wed., March 22, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Diversity and Inclusion

Course descriptions | Register in eNDeavor

Title Date Time
Note: We Are All ND is required for all non-supervisory staff
We Are All ND Wed., Apr 5, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Wed., Apr 5, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Tues., Apr 18, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Tues., May 2, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Tues., May 16, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Wed., May 24, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Mon., Jun 5, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Mon., Jun 5, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Wed., Jun 14, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Wed., Jun 14, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Wed., Jul 12, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Wed., Jul 12, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
We Are All ND Thurs., Jul 20, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Title Date and Time
Note: Multicultural Competencies and Hiring Game Changers is required for all managers and supervisors of staff
Multicultural Competencies and Hiring Game Changers Tues., Mar. 21, 2017, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Wed., Mar. 22, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Multicultural Competencies and Hiring Game Changers Wed, May 3, 2017, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Thurs., May 4, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Multicultural Competencies and Hiring Game Changers Wed, Jul 26, 2017, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Thurs., Jul 27, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Professional Skills & Tools

Course descriptions | Register in eNDeavor

Title Date Time
Emotional Intelligence Thurs., Jan. 26, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Seven Habits for Personal and Professional Success Mon., Feb. 27, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Developing Your Coaching Skills Thurs., Apr. 27, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Supervision & Leadership

Course descriptions | Register in eNDeavor

Title Date Time
ND Essentials for Managing People Tues., Jan. 31, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
ND Essentials for Managing People Tues., Apr. 25, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Creating a Positive Workplace For You and Your Team Thurs., Feb. 9, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Contributing through Others: The Power of Effective Delegation Thurs., Apr. 6, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
The Power of Trust Mon., March 27, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Decisions by Design Wed., May 3, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Learning Series Programs

These multi-day programs and training workshops offer more in-depth development of interpersonal, professional, supervisory and management skills. Offerings change each semester.

Learning Series Programs


Assessments and Custom Programs

For assessments or any custom programs such as teambuilding, strategic planning or other topics customized specifically for a department or work team, supervisors and managers should contact their HR Consultant.

Assessments

  • DiSC Styles Assessment
  • Myers-Briggs Typology Indicator (MBTI) Assessment
  • StrengthsFinder Assessment

Custom Programs

  • New Leader Assimilation
  • Teambuilding within the Team
  • Teambuilding across Shifts
  • Team Goal-Setting
  • Change Management for Teams
  • Strategic planning
  • Other topics—ask your HR Consultant!

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