Management and Supervision - The Crucial Skills

One of the most difficult and often overlooked aspects of moving into a supervisory or management position is developing the skills necessary to truly manage people. Like all skills, management skills must be learned. This workshop presents the crucial skills for managing employment relationships from beginning to end, with particular focus on hiring and performance […]

Practical Project Management: Core Skills for Managing Business Projects

Many people are finding projects an increasing part of their workload, yet still have their ‘day job’ responsibilities. Tackling today’s project focused environment requires a straightforward, down to earth approach. This two-day workshop provides practical, effective tools and proven processes that ensure your projects stay on track and your deliverables are achieved on time and […]

Tracey Hawthorn appointed Director Wellbeing for Okanagan Campus

As of June 19, Tracey Hawthorn has left the Human Resources, WRAP Coordinator position to move into the new role  of Director, UBC Wellbeing, for the Okanagan campus. Tracey has held the WRAP position since the program was established by the HR team in 2010. She was responsible for implementing the program aimed at supporting faculty and […]

Summer Software Courses (Power Concepts)

Check out some the software courses being offered exclusively to UBC Okanagan faculty and staff this summer! Limited to 10 spaces per workshop. Adobe Acrobat DC The main objective of this course is to introduce the interactive commands, functions, and capabilities of Adobe Acrobat DC. It is designed for computer users who are new to […]