Program Highlights-Professional Development Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Program Highlights

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December 1, 2014
Spreading the Word: Presenting the Results and Writing the Report, 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., Connan, Cohon University Center
In this session, participants will learn the difference between data, results, and findings, and we will focus on ways in which to "tell the story" rather than simply present discrete results. We will also discuss best practices for presenting in report format, PowerPoint format, and spoken format and will provide specific Do's and Don't's for creating tables and graphs. Offered by the Office of Institutional Research and Analysis

December 2, 2014
Coming Soon … Learning Management System, 9:00 to 10:30 a.m., Rangos 3, Cohon University Center
Want to take your professional development to the next level? This session will provide an overview of the learning management system being launched this fall. Whether you are registering for a workshop or wanting to gain information on a particular topic, this session will walk you through some of the exciting new resources that will be available to staff.

December 10, 2014
Business Effectiveness Primer, 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., Connan, Cohon University Center
Do you feel like you could be more effective or efficient at work? In this primer session, we will explore the necessary skills to improve work processes. Through assessments and activities, you will identify your work process strengths and areas where you can improve. From this session, you can register for the business effectiveness sessions that best meet your needs or interests.