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Enhancing Team Cohesion in a Remote Environment

Thursday, October 15, 2020 By Jaclyn Taylor, Coordinator, Employee Development Team dynamics, team cohesion, teamwork — all of these are built on the foundation of trust created within a team. Teams can be your immediate peers or a collective group of people working on a project or work team. Every time another person is added or […]

Empowering Your Team Through Delegation

Thursday, October 15, 2020 By Chris Teumer, Assistant Director, Learning Support and Advancement, and Chanda Postell, Assistant Director, Organizational Development and Human Resources, East Region Do you often find yourself grappling with a decision to “let go” of a task at work? Does the phrase, “If you want something done right, you must do it yourself” […]

Supervisor Development Opportunities

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 Supervisors, don’t miss these professional development opportunities designed for you. These sessions will explore supervisory topics and provide opportunities to share experiences and time for practical application. Navigating Change Practice Session Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Time: 10 – 11 a.m. Location: Online Join us as we explore practices for communicating change […]

Procurement News, October 2020

Learn About Procurement Strategies in Upcoming Training  Tuesday, October 6, 2020 If you play an active role in sourcing product for your department, our Procurement department will offer a training that will provide procurement strategies and resources available to help you maximize your budget. The course, Smart Procuring, will cover methods to procure goods and services […]

Stressed? Check Out These Employee Development Workshops

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 It may come as no surprise that the American Psychological Association (APA) is reporting that many Americans are currently experiencing increased stress in 2020. Without deliberate attention to the stress levels and stressors we are experiencing, the APA suggests that “the negative mental health effects of of the pandemic could be “serious and […]

Setting Weekly Learning Goals with LinkedIn Learning

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 By Jaclyn Taylor, Coordinator, Employee Development Setting goals is linked with self-confidence, motivation and autonomy (Locke & Lathan, 2006). And by documenting those goals, we increase our chances of achieving them substantially. Within LinkedIn Learning — a digital library of more than 6,000 courses covering a wide range of technical, business, software and creative topics […]

View the Fall 2020 Employee Development Schedule for...

Monday, September 21, 2020 The Fall 2020 Employee Development Schedule is now available with personal and professional development opportunities, both live and on-demand, for all Valencia College employees. During the fall, employees may participate in learning workshops and courses under five different categories: 1. LinkedIn Learning – In LinkedIn Learning, find customized learning paths with curated content on the following topics: Mastering Our […]

Learn From Your Peers During Supervisor Roundtable Sessions

Wednesday, September 16, 2020  Supervisor Summit and Supervisor Development session feedback has revealed the value of having opportunities for supervisors to share experiences, such as challenges, successes and tips to support our teams. With that in mind, this fall, as part of our Employee Development Schedule, Organizational Development and Human Resources and supervisors from around the College […]

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Colorado State University – Global Campus Offers Valencia Employees and Students a 10% Discount Valencia has signed an articulation agreement with Colorado State University – Global Campus (CSU-Global), a 100% online university. As a result of this agreement, all Valencia employees and students receive a 10% tuition discount until they graduate. As the country’s first […]

Searching for Courses in LinkedIn Learning

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 With access to more than 16,000 courses in LinkedIn Learning, it is easier than ever to achieve your learning goals and view content that is most relevant to you. The “Search Bar” at the top of Learning pages allows you to search for courses, subjects, skills, videos, instructors and more. You can focus […]