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Staff Training and Development Opportunities

Staff Human Resources and University College and Extension Services (UCES) are launching the CSULB Staff Employee Discount Program for UCES Professional Development for non-credit courses and programs. This program entitles CSULB staff employed for six months or more to a 30 percent discount on select UCES Professional Development courses and programs. A list of covered courses and programs as well as more information are available at either Staff Human Resources, Brotman Hall, Room 335; UCES Registration windows, Foundation Building, 1st Floor; or by calling 562/985-5561.

Upcoming training sessions include:

Thursday, Nov. 1 / 9 a.m. - noon
“Essentials for Managers - Employment Law”- By invitation only

Friday, Nov. 2 / 9-10 a.m.
“First Friday for Managers and Supervisors”
Facilitated by Tom Angell, director of Benefits and Staff Human Resources, this informal training session is loaded with “need to know” information for managers and supervisors. Located in the Annex Conference Center.

Tuesday, Nov. 6, / 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m.
“Informal discipline for HEERA Managers”
One of the most difficult human resources management obstacles involves handling employees with behavior- or performance-related problems in the workplace. This workshop familiarizes managers with the tools they have available to them, shows managers how to properly apply these tools, and ultimately assists managers in dealing with these types of situations.

Wednesday, Nov. 7 / 9 a.m.-noon
“Travel Workshop”
This three-hour workshop is presented by the AP Manager and Travel Accounting staff. The workshop is open to all faculty and staff who travel on university business, or arrange travel for university staff. It is designed to provide information for making travel arrangements and completing the paperwork for yourself, supervisors, co-workers or guests of the university. It is an interactive workshop and time will be provided for questions.

Thursday, Nov. 8, 9-11 a.m.
“Mastering the Front Desk”
All administrative support employees are invited to this workshop that will explore the importance of the front desk image. Learn how to effectively communicate and organize your personal space, and provide superior internal and external customer service. Lisa Hernandez from Staff Human Resources will facilitate this new session.

Tuesday, Nov. 13, 10-11:30 a.m.
“Purchasing Workshop”
The Purchasing Workshop includes instruction on initiating requisitions, placing and receiving orders, invoice payments, PeopleSoft purchasing, CSU system wide contract, and other purchasing options.

Thursday, Nov. 15, 9 a.m.-noon
“Essentials for Managers - Labor Relations” – By invitation only

Staff Training and Development Workshops are sponsored by Staff Human Resources, Brotman Hall 335. Register online or contact Berta Hanson at 562/985-8798 for more information.