Human Resources & Administration
Last week! Staff Welcome Back BBQ 2017: RSVP by Aug. 11: We are closing in on the final RSVP deadline for the Staff Welcome Back BBQ – be sure to submit your department’s BBQ totals by Aug. 11.
HR Memo: 2017 Performance-Based Merit Pay Program (Aug. 3, 2017):
Today, we distributed a memo with information on the 2017 Merit Pay Program for Management & Professional, Executive Administrative staff, Farmworkers, and Non-union Technicians and Research Assistants.
HR Network News on Hiatus Aug. 17, 2017: HR Network News will take a brief hiatus on Aug. 17, returning on Aug. 31 with lots of great back-to-school updates.
Learning & Career Development
Learning with Lynda.com: How to Build Team Performance: Are you familiar with the four common qualities of teams? Watch this week’s video on “Increasing Team Performance” to learn more about teams and discover a strategy for setting teams up for success.
Five Spots Left in Practical Project Management: Aug. 14-15, 2017: We have five seats left in Practical Project Management, our two-day workshop on Aug. 14-15, 2017. If you are interested in taking this course, register ASAP!
Community Leadership Program 2017/18 Applications Due Aug. 18: Applications for the 2017/18 UBC Community Leadership Program are due by Aug. 18, 2017. This is a great program for emerging leaders at UBC, and one that you may want to recommend to employees in your department as a professional development opportunity.
Preparing for Thrive 2017: Not Myself Today Info Session, Aug. 22: As part of Thrive 2017, UBC will be bringing the Not Myself Today campaign back to campus. Join us for an information session to learn how your department can get involved.
Our next issue will be Aug. 31, 2017.