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Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: How Can I...

Thursday, April 16, 2020  A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources As the urgency of responding to the pandemic begins to fade into a sense of a “new normal, not normal,” you might find yourself beginning to think about what else you need to do and think about for your department and […]

Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: How Can I...

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources Wouldn’t it be great if everything went according to plan? If we could start down a well-thought-out path knowing that we’d reach the pre-determined destination on time, on budget and with the team engaged and energetic? If we could predict with accuracy of the […]

Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: How Do I...

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources It’s no secret that Valencia College is in the midst of organizational change, so I felt that it was important to address this question in a three-part series. If you missed my last columns on this topic, click here to view my February response or here for […]

Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: How Do I...

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources It’s hard to believe that spring break 2019 has come and gone. As someone who deeply appreciates this total reward, I often found myself reminiscing about my career at Valencia College as I enjoyed my coffee and the “Today” show each morning of the […]

Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: How Do I...

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources I don’t have to tell you that Valencia is undergoing tremendous organizational change. The signs are everywhere, but nothing makes it more clear for me than attending Big Meeting or Learning Day and being blown away by the number of new faces in the room. New faces are […]

Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: How Do I...

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources Over the past few months, we have noticed an influx of inquires regarding benefits and payroll policies and processes. With this in mind, I thought it might be beneficial to refresh you — Valencia’s supervisors — on Web Time Entry, which plays in important role in […]

Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: Will...

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources Our Payroll Services team receives many questions pertaining to leave around winter break, such as, if an employee takes time off the day before or after a holiday break and does not have time available, will the employee be eligible for holiday pay? Recently, Bettie […]

Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: How Can I...

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources Think back to a time when you were in a situation where you felt as though you did not belong. Whether it was at work or in your personal life, did you feel left out? Did you feel as though you were not included, as […]

Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: How Can I...

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources What does employees’ emotional well-being mean for their success at Valencia? What should supervisors do to support employee emotional well-being? The impact of work on personal identity, self-esteem and social recognition is hard to measure, but many mental health professionals today agree that the workplace […]

Ask Amy — Practical Advice for Supervisors: How Can I...

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources As a supervisor, your employees often expect you to have all of the answers, especially when it comes to human resources-related questions. Fortunately, we don’t expect you to have all the answers, especially when it comes to such important and personal human resources questions such […]