Learning and Talent Development
Office of Talent Management, Office of Human Resources

UPCOMING EVENTS
                                                                

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Thrive@UW-Madison: Creating Inclusive Work Environments
August 15, 2017, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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Deliver Effective Feedback
August 15, 2017, 9:00 - 11:00 am
Union South - See "Today in the Union" for actual room

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Thrive@UW-Madison: Building and Managing Work Relationships
August 17, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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Thrive@UW-Madison:Communicating Effectively for Authentic Collaboration
August 22, 2017, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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Thrive@UW-Madison: Thriving in a Time of Change
August 24, 2017, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045


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Thrive@UW-Madison: Creating Inclusive Work Environments
September 7, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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Thrive@UW-Madison: Communicating Effectively for Authentic Collaboration
September 12, 2017, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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Thrive@UW-Madison:Communicating Effectively for Authentic Collaboration
September 19, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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Thrive@UW-Madison: Building and Managing Work Relationships
September 21, 2017, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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FP2L - Effective Emails - Fundamentals in Business Writing
September 26, 2017, 9:00 - 11:30 am
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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Thrive@UW-Madison: Thriving in a Time of Change
September 27, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045


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Establishing and Sustaining Communities of Practice
October 5, 2017, 9:00 - 11:00 am
October 12, 2017, 9:00 - 11:00 am
Ingraham Hall, Room 220

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FP2L - Personal Resiliency and Accountability
October 10, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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FP2L - Running Effective Meetings
November 7, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
21 N Park Street, Room 5045

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FP2L - Time and Self-Management
December 6, 2017, 9:00 - 11:30 am
21 N Park Street, Room 5045


Volunteer Tutors Needed
Cultural Linguistic Services, within the Office of Talent Management, is in need of tutors to help UW-Madison employees develop their learning in areas such as: English language, literacy (English and Spanish), writing, math, and other subjects. Scheduling and meeting locations are flexible. To become a tutor, complete an application or contact Jzong Thao at jzong.thao@wisc.edu.

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Learn about UWell- the comprehensive wellness initiative aiming to advance the health and well-being of the entire UW-Madison community.

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If you are interested in requesting to have an event registration posted on the Office of Talent Management Site, please complete your event information ​HERE.


The WiGrow program is an engagement effort aimed to increase the positive impact of student employment through supervisor and student employee conversations.
 

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Fully Prepared to Lead Frequently Asked Questions

Q:  Who is eligible to take these classes?
A:  Any UW-Madison employee can take Fully Prepared to Lead classes.

Q:  Do I have to be in a leadership position (manager/ supervisor) to take these classes?
A:  No, you do not need to be in a formal leadership position.  The Fully Prepared to Lead philosophy is that anyone can be a leader. Leadership is defined as personal behaviors that influence positive change, regardless of formal position or authority.  This is in alignment with the Leadership @ UW definition of leadership.

Q: Do I have to take the classes in order?
A: No. You can take the classes in any order.

Q: Do I have to enroll in all of the classes?
A: No. Fully Prepared to Lead classes are designed such that any of them can be taken as a stand-alone class.  You may attend as many or a few as you’d like.

Q:  How much does it cost to attend these classes?
A: Nothing! These professional development classes are sponsored by the Office of Talent Management in the Office of Human Resources and are intended for UW-Madison employees.  There is no cost to attend.

Q:  How do I enroll in a class?
A:  Please register for all sessions through our registration system by following this link: https://www.ohrd.wisc.edu/OHRDCatalogPortal/Default.aspx?SeriesKey=363

Q: I see there is a certificate options. Do I have to enroll in a certificate program?
A:  No. Fully Prepared to Lead classes are designed such that any of them can be taken as a stand-alone class.  You may attend as many or a few as you’d like.

Q:  I see that modules are designated as “Classroom,” “Coaching,” or “Self-Study.” What is the difference between these options?
A: Classroom Modules – There is no pre-work or homework. All materials and exercises are provided in class. They are between 2.5 and 3 hours in length.

Coaching Modules – You’ll receive a packet of pre-reading one week prior to the class. The expectation is that you read the materials and come prepared to practice. Expect the pre-work to take about 1 hour. The in person portion is

Self-Study Modules – You’ll receive a packet of materials and a written assignment the day the class is ‘held.’ (You don’t actually go anywhere – these materials are emailed to you.)  You’ll then have 30 days to read the materials, complete the assignment, and send it to the program instructor.

Q: How do I earn a certificate?
A: Click here for a checklist of requirements and an outline of the Capstone project required to earn a certificate.

Q:  How long does it take to earn a certificate?
A:  Participants are given 24 months to earn their certificate. Though, you can complete the certificate in as little as 6 months.

Q:  What if I have more questions about Fully Prepared to Lead (FP2L)?
A:  Please contact the Fully Prepared to Lead Program Manager

Jessica Swenson
Program Manager, Facilitator, Consultant
Learning and Talent Development
Office of Talent Management | Office of Human Resources
jeswenson2@wisc.edu | 608.890.4715

 

Community through respect & civility. Excellence through diversity. Success through learning.
Learning and Talent Development
Office of Talent Management, Office of Human Resources
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Suite 5101 -21 N Park Street - Madison, WI 53715
Contact our office at 608.262.7107
Email: Registrations2@ohr.wisc.edu

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