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Policy Update: Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Thursday, May 21, 2020 In this Policy Update series, you’ll receive information about recently updated, repealed or approved policies to ensure you are kept abreast of key policy changes.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, Policy […]

Using Creative Thinking to Increase Flexibility

Thursday, May 21, 2020 A Message from Katie Tagye, Director, Organizational Design and Development  Earlier this month, in an email from Valencia College President Sandy Shugart, we learned that while the College will not be closing on Friday afternoons this summer, that full-time employees would, in fact, have the opportunity to continue with our tradition of […]

Introducing the Supervisor Summer Series

Thursday, May 21, 2020 By Sam Dunham, Assistant Director, Employee Development This June, supervisors will have the opportunity to participate in a new experience, the Supervisor Summer Series. By participating in this unique learning experience, supervisors will get to network with others in similar positions who are also seeking to better lead their teams. The curriculum is […]

Managing Smart: Supervising Remotely — It’s Not...

Thursday, May 21, 2020 A Message from Courtney Demings, Coordinator, Equal Opportunity Irrevocable is defined as “not to be changed, reversed, or recovered; final.” As a society, we are irrevocably different than we were 10 weeks ago. From working remotely to spouses losing income due to loss of employment, it’s not the same. Parents are […]

Join Us for a Special Supervisor Summit Tomorrow

Thursday, May 21, 2020 A Message from Deanne Abrams, Director, Employee Development  Supervisors, we invite you to attend a special edition of our Supervisor Summit, focused on “Engaging Your Team Through Feedback.” The objectives for this session are to: Share a feedback model that supervisors can use with their teams Describe the nuances of providing […]

What Do End-of-Year Check-In and Faculty Evaluations...

Thursday, May 21, 2020 A Message from Jaclyn Taylor, Coordinator, Employee Development While the way we have communicated in the workplace has changed over the last few months, its importance in the workplace has increased tenfold. As leaders, it can be difficult to know how and when to make adjustments in the virtual setting. As […]

All-in-One: Supervisor Resources for Remote Work and...

Thursday, April 16, 2020  Over the past month, we’ve shared numerous resources for supervisors as you support employees during this time. Here’s a handy list of resources in one place: Supervisor Support “Leading Through Challenging Times” Workshops Timesheets, Encouraging Continuity and Peripheral Equipment Forbes: “Team Working At Home Because Of Coronavirus? Here’s How To Lead […]

Leaders Learn About ‘Supervising During...

Thursday, April 16, 2020 More than 200 supervisors Zoomed in for the first ever virtual Supervisor Summit on Friday, April 10. After a quick Zoom tutorial, College President Sandy Shugart welcomed the supervisors and thanked them for their dedication as we transitioned to working and teaching remotely. Following, Vice President of Organizational Development and Human Resources Amy Bosley provided […]

Recognize Your Administrative Professionals on April 22

Thursday, April 16, 2020 On Wednesday, April 22, don’t forget to recognize all of our hard working administrative assistants for Administrative Professionals Day. Here are a few ideas for showing your appreciation remotely: Plan a Zoom meeting with your team to thank your administrative professional. It could even be a bring-your-own lunch social hour. Send a personal note […]

Development Resources to Empower Your Team

Thursday, April 16, 2020  Encouraging and supporting the development of the members on your team is the best way to invest in our organization’s most valuable asset, our employees. There are many ways to continue developing employees during this time, including providing opportunities both within and outside of the College. As you begin to think […]