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 for more information. 

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

Live Zoom Training Opportunities

Goal Setting Training

The following list represents all live zoom training opportunities for the goal setting training process. To sign up for any of the trainings on the list below, please visit the Performance Management page in FocusU. Note: All times listed are for Eastern Standard Time.

  • May 5, 2022 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • May 10, 2022 from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
  • May 12, 2022 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • May 17, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • May 19, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Merit Trainings

Disclaimer: Leadership has not made final decisions yet on merit or whether merit will be available this year. If merit is available, then we will conduct the process in Workday. While leadership has not made final decisions, we are working in a tight timeline, and therefore, we want to ensure you have all the training materials in preparation.

If you are a merit facilitator or supervisor facilitator and you are looking for training opportunities for the merit process in Workday, please visit the Compensation IQ page

Corresponding PowerPoints for Live Zoom Trainings

Special Opportunities

On-Demand Training Opportunities

  • Self-evaluation and Supervisor Evaluation Self-Paced Tutorial: 
  • Recorded Live Zoom Training - 2022: This recording was from the live Zoom training session on May 5. 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.
  • Goal Setting Self-Paced Tutorial - 2021Please note that this was recorded in 2021 and therefore, some references to schedule and other items are out of date.  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.