Carnegie Mellon University

Training Opportunities 

For the performance management process, the Office of Human Resources provides live training during goal setting and evaluation activities. As these opportunities become available, we will provide a detailed training schedule with links to sign up for training in FocusU. See the "Live Zoom Training Opportunities" section below for more information. 

Additionally, for some processes, OHR will provide on-demand training. Please see the "On-Demand Training Opportunities" section below for more information. 

Live Zoom Training Opportunities

Training Type Date Time Link to Sign up in FocusU
Goal Setting Training Tuesday, June 22, 2021 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training Tuesday, June 22, 2021 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training Thursday, June 24, 2021 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training Tuesday, June 29, 2021 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training Thursday, July 1, 2021 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training Wednesday, July 7, 2021 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training Thursday, July 8, 2021 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training Tuesday, July 13, 2021 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training Wednesday, July 14, 2021 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training Thursday, July 15, 2021 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
Goal Setting Training** Thursday, July 22, 2021 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. https://focusu.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?path=summary/ILT/ilt_HR_all_0036 
**Please note employee goals are due by 5 p.m. on July 16, 2021. These trainings are being offered after that due date but before the supervisor approval due date. 

Special Opportunities

  • Session 302 - Performance Management: Managing, Addressing and Recognizing Performance of the Staff Supervisory Awareness Program: In addition to the goal setting trainings available above, OHR will be hosting an additional session of Session 302, Performance Management: Managing, Addressing and Recognizing Performance of the Staff Supervisory Awareness Program available to supervisors only. It will not focus on the technical aspect of performance management; rather, it will provide supervisors with more in-depth information about understanding the role of performance management and setting expectations in the supervisory relationship. To sign up, please visit FocusU. Availability is limited.  

On-Demand Training Opportunities

  • Goal Setting Self-Paced Tutorial: This recording provides information regarding best practices on establishing goals as well as a step by step tutorial of how to enter and complete goals in Workday. Once you log into FocusU, enroll to save the tutorial to your learning plan and then launch the tutorial.