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Save the Dates: Learn About Leadership Through...

Thursday, April 15, 2021 What can you learn from a T-Rex who is about to start school? Well, not to eat your classmates, of course. But you may be in for a lesson on empathy as well if you read New York Times best-selling author-illustrator Ryan T. Higgins’ book, “We Don’t Eat Our Classmates.” If you’d […]

Managing Smart: Surviving Leadership Fatigue

Thursday, April 15, 2021 It’s no secret that, after the past year, many supervisors are tired — tired of constant changes, tired of numerous Zoom meetings and tired of motivating employees through what often seems like turmoil. You may have an entire list of your own items that are making you darn-right exhausted. So, how do you […]

Administrative Professionals Day Is Wednesday, April 21

Thursday, April 15, 2021 Take the time to thank your administrative support staff for their contributions. Next week, on Wednesday, April 21, Administrative Professionals Day is nationally observed to annually recognize the contributions of administrative support staff. As many of you continue to work remotely, below are a few options for you to consider for recognition. Virtual […]

Help the Valencia Staff Association Plan for the Future

Thursday, April 15, 2021 Date: Friday, May 21, 2021 Time: 8 – 9 a.m. Location: Zoom. Meeting passcode: 542234 Date: Thursday, May 27, 2021 Time: 4 – 5 p.m. Location: Zoom. Meeting passcode: 818593 All staff members are invited to join the Valencia Staff Association (VSA) to brainstorm what resources the VSA will offer in the future. […]

Policy Update: Total Rewards: Compensation and Hours of...

In this Policy Update series, you’ll receive information about recently updated, repealed or approved policies to ensure you are kept abreast of key policy changes. We are excited to provide you with relevant and timely policy information to assist you in your role and your team’s contributions to the College.  By Michelle Sever, Director, Human Resources Policy and […]

The April Supervisor Summit Is Tomorrow

Thursday, April 15, 2021 Date: Friday, April 16, 2021 Time: 9 – 10:30 a.m. Location: Zoom  Supervisors, you’re invited to tomorrow’s Supervisor Summit, focused on “Leading for Growth: Mindset & Goal Setting.” During the session, you will: Discover five simple strategies for achieving goals; Discuss a plan of action to achieve department/division goals; and Explore how […]

What’s Your Availability for the Supervisor Summer ...

Thursday, April 15, 2021 By Jaclyn Taylor, Coordinator, Employee Development Join the Employee Development team this summer as we dive into the topics supervisors have requested to learn more about. Based on recent conversations with supervisors, we are offering a professional development series surrounding the topic of supervising in an ever-changing environment. The target audience includes […]

Supervisor Development Opportunities

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 Implicit bias is inherent in all people, but how does awareness of this topic assist us in battling these biases? Join the Implicit Bias Supervisor Series for a look at implicit bias from the lens of the supervisor and reflect on how this impacts decision-making within your teams. Course objectives include: […]

Policy Update: Disciplinary Action

Thursday, March 18, 2021 Our guest writer for this month, Lauren Kelly, director, equal opportunity, offers a high level overview of College Policy 6Hx28: Disciplinary Action and what you need to know as a supervisor. As an institution, we believe that one of the most important relationships in the workplace is that which exists between supervisors and […]

Nominate a Work-study Student for Appreciation Awards

Thursday, March 18, 2021 Nominations are being accepted from all campuses for the annual Work Study Appreciation Awards. One student will be selected as the Outstanding Employee of the Year for each campus. Winners will receive a $500 grant for the Spring 2021 term and will be notified during National Student Employment Appreciation Week, which will […]