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Voluntary Winter Break Pilot FAQs  Q:   I was planning to retire/resign on Dec. 31, 2020; however, according to the lab director’s Oct. 28 all-hands message, I see terminations will be paused over the break. What should I do? A:  We recommend that you use Jan. 4, 2021, as your new end date; however, if your retirement/resignation date cannot be adjusted, please work with Benefits or your HR Partner to ensure all steps are competed by December 24, 2020 Q:  I…

The HR Partner team and HCM team are offering guidance on how to set goals and how to enter into the system. You are encouraged to attend a brief Zoom session on goal setting in FermiWorks hosted by Noel Wiedman for the HR Partner team, and Heather Sidman, Compensation & HCM Manager.  You will learn how to set SMART goals and watch a demo of how to add, update or archive goals in FermiWorks.  Repeat sessions will take place on…

FermiWorks evaluation demonstrations for managers: Tuesdays in July from 11-11:45 a.m. (July 7,14, 21 and 28). HR partners and the FermiWorks HR team will host demos to prepare managers for the evaluation portion of the performance review. A brief overview of the performance review process will follow with a demo on how to best navigate the managers portion of the evaluation in FermiWorks. Contact your HR partner for a Zoom link and password.

FermiWorks self-evaluation demonstrations: Tuesdays in June from 11-11:45 a.m. (June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30). HR partners and the FermiWorks HR team will host demos to prepare individuals for the self evaluation portion of the performance review. A brief overview of the performance review process will follow with a demo on how to best navigate the self-evaluation in FermiWorks. Contact your HR partner for a Zoom link and password.  

Goal Setting in FermiWorks: HR Partners and the FermiWorks HR team is adding more demos to prepare individuals for the upcoming performance review season. A brief overview of SMART goal setting will be followed by a demo on how to best manage your goals in FermiWorks. Learn how to edit, add and archive goals; view individual goals; view team goals and add goals to employees (for managers). The demo should last about 20 minutes followed by Q&A. Repeat sessions will…

Editor’s note: This has been edited to add two dates for the demo sessions. Goal Setting in FermiWorks: HR Partners and the FermiWorks HR team is adding more demos to prepare individuals for the upcoming performance review season. A brief overview of SMART goal setting will be followed by a demo on how to best manage your goals in FermiWorks. Learn how to edit, add and archive goals; view individual goals; view team goals and add goals to employees (for…

HR partners and the Fermiworks HR team will host demos to prepare individuals for the upcoming performance review season. A brief overview of SMART goal setting will follow with a demo on how to best manage your goals in FermiWorks. Learn how to edit, add and archive goals; view individual goals; view team goals and add goals to employees (for managers). The demo should last about 20 minutes followed by Q&A. Sessions will be offered on Tuesdays from 11:00-11:45 a.m….

The HR partners will be doing a Performance Review Demo and Workshop on Wednesday, July 10, 11 a.m.-noon in the Hornet’s Nest (Wilson 8th floor crossover). Feel free to bring your lunch as we do an interactive walk through the self evaluation and manager review