Brown Bag Lunch Series
The HR department is offering a variety of workshops for faculty and staff. Please see details for Brown Bags 2016-2017.
Upcoming Brown Bags:
“Having Difficult Conversations - Approaching these Moments with Joy and Pleasure (title subject to change)”, Tuesday, March 28, noon – 1:00 pm, location TBA, presented by Carol Stewart, Employee Development Manager
To register, please submit this form.
Employee Orientation Group Information Sessions
Based on feedback provided by the community, the Human Resources Department is pleased to offer monthly sessions for new and “not so new” employees. Each session will consist of two parts: Part 1 (9:00- 10:00 am) will be the same for each meeting and will provide an overview of the college, its structure and important traditions and policies. Part 2 (10:00 - 11:00 am) will provide more in depth information about a specific topic. We encourage all employees to consider attending. To participate in these sessions, please submit this registration form.
Supervisor Training & Information Series
Similar to the New Employee Sessions described above, these sessions will focus on topics of interest for employees who supervise other employees. To participate in these sessions, please submit this registration form.
Dates & Times: (Please select one of the following four sessions)
Cindy Legare, Benefits and Training Manager, will give an overview of Medicare and options available for supplementing Medicare coverage. This session is offered by Human Resources. Please join us for one of the above four sessions. To participate in this session, please submit this registration form. Walk-ins will be accommodated as available.
Please check out our new online tutorial videos. We have created these in an effort to help you understand the variety of Human Resources processes.
All Mount Holyoke employees are expected to know and understand the College’s policies on unlawful harassment and discrimination and to abide by them. To support employees with their obligations, the College has provided the online training course.
Lynda.com Online Training - available to all faculty, staff and students!
Please check out the free online training both in software, technology, business and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Lynda.com also has apps available for iPhone, iPad and Android for mobile learning.
E4 Health Online Seminar: "Respecting Each Other at Work"
No matter where we are on the org chart, we all deserve to be treated with dignity, respect, and kindness. Participants in this session will learn the root causes of offensive behaviors, identify behaviors that happen at work, create a list of rules to live by, and commit to working on one thing that they can do to improve interpersonal relationships at work. We will also look at how social media can affect workplace relationships.
Five College Training & Development Collaborative
Amherst College, Smith College, and UMass Amherst offer a variety of training and development opportunities to their employees, some of which are open to Five College participants. All full-time and part-time staff and faculty at Mount Holyoke College, along with the other Five Colleges, are invited to participate in training and development workshops.
Other Seminar Opportunities