professional development

What is your most important commodity in the workplace? Time. Sign up for the Professional Development and Learning course: Working Smart: Time Management and Organization Skills to master your time and maximize your effectiveness. You will learn: how you manage your time and how to improve interactions with others by recognizing different time management styles the real reasons for procrastination and how to overcome them how to identify which priorities are truly urgent and important ways to manage distractions and interruptions….

“When careers get knocked off track, the most common reason (75%) is that people lack crucial emotional competencies – they can’t deal effectively with interpersonal problems, guide teams through conflicts and other turbulence, and adapt to change or gain trust.” – The Center for Creative Leadership Emotional Intelligence is an individual’s capacity to recognize their feelings and those of others and manage their own feelings in a way to positively guide their actions, thinking and how they engage those around…

LabVIEW courses have been scheduled for new and experienced users. National Instruments will present LabVIEW: Core 1 and LabVIEW: Core 2 courses July 22-26. Click here for information on each class: LabVIEW: Core 1 LabVIEW: Core 2

LabVIEW courses

LabVIEW courses have been scheduled for new and experienced users.  National Instruments will present LabVIEW: Core 1 and LabVIEW: Core 2 courses in July.  For further information, dates and enrollment go to the Professional Development website. LabVIEW: Core 1 LabVIEW: Core 2

Technical classes in 2019

Interested in enhancing your technical skills? The courses listed below are available for scheduling in 2019. To access the enrollment site, click on the link below. When you are on the enrollment site, add your name to the waitlist located on the bottom of the page.  When there is sufficient enrollment, the Professional Development Office will schedule classes.  When a class is scheduled, you will be enrolled automatically and receive email notification. Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing Metallurgy and Welding Overview…

LabVIEW Courses

The Professional Development Office wants to determine the number of individuals who are interested in attending LabVIEW Core 1 or LabVIEW Core 2 courses.  If you are interested in attending either of these courses, contact Callie Surber at csurber@fnal.gov by November 15. Course descriptions follow. LabVIEW Core 1 (Three Days) The first step in any NI LabVIEW learning path, LabVIEW Core 1 gives you the chance to explore the LabVIEW environment, dataflow programming, and common LabVIEW development techniques in a…

This half-day course is for anyone who writes more than five emails or memos a day and who wants to write better communications in less time and with more confidence. Never waste another moment of your time on emails that fail to deliver the results you need. Learn the strategies and objective benchmarks you need to improve every email or memo you write. You’ll also learn how to address any weaknesses in your writing and how to build on your…

Are you a new leader with less than 3 years’ experience? Or are you considering a career in management? If so, Stepping Up – A Road Map for New Supervisors is a career development course that describes the roles, responsibilities and expectations required to successfully lead a team. In this 1-day course you will explore the scope of the supervisory role; develop the skills required to be a supervisor; learn the principles needed to build credibility; discover the real-life concerns,…

Are you a new leader with less than 3 years’ experience? Or are you considering a career in management? If so, Stepping Up – A Road Map for New Supervisors is a career development course that describes the roles, responsibilities and expectations required to successfully lead a team. In this 1-day course you will explore the scope of the supervisory role; develop the skills required to be a supervisor; learn the principles needed to build credibility; discover the real-life concerns,…

This month’s online Employee Assistance Program seminar is Diversity in the Workplace: Maintaining an Inclusive Environment. Each member of the workforce brings unique skills, background, and experience vital to the successful organizations. A diverse workforce is a rich source of creativity and problem-solving. Available on demand starting December 19 at www.ers-eap.com  Login info…Fermilab…eap