Human Resources & Administration
HR Office Closures Over Holiday Break: We have information about HR’s office closures over the holiday break, including the dates of the last Compensation job reviews for 2017, and contact information for HR units during the break.
Take Part in the Seasonal Shutdown: There are many things you can do over the holiday break to help UBC conserve power. Simple actions like unplugging electronic equipment and turning off lights save thousands of dollars each year.
Invitation to Lisa Castle’s Retirement Celebration Open House: Dec. 12: You are invited to join us for a celebration of all the wonderful programs and initiatives that we have successfully accomplished as a community to build a positive and respectful work environment, during Lisa Castle’s time as Vice President, Human Resources.
Learning & Career Development
Learning with Lynda.com: Adopting the Accountability Mindset: In this week’s installment of Learning with Lynda, we look at how you can identify what drives you and the reasons behind your motivation, so that you can increase your personal accountability.
Coaching Internship Applications & Info Session: Jan. 22 & 25, 2018: Coaching@UBC is accepting applications for the 2018 Coaching Internship Program. We have two information sessions coming up on Jan. 22 and Jan. 25, 2018.
Workplace Health & Wellbeing
Reminder: Search Inside Yourself: Jan. 15-16, 2018: HR is offering Search Inside Yourself, a professional development opportunity that uses emotional intelligence and mindfulness to optimize performance, build leadership skills and increase wellbeing.
Community & Engagement
Privacy Matters Training: Enter to Win Lunch with Santa Ono: All staff and faculty who have completed the Privacy & Information Security Fundamentals online training by Dec. 20, will be entered to win a lunch with Prof. Santa Ono.
Last Chance! Have Your Say on the UBC Strategic Plan by Dec. 8: Share your thoughts on UBC’s emerging strategic plan, and your ideas for how we can bring the plan to life, by completing the online survey before Dec. 8.