Tag: Facilitation

Mandatory Training
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June 13, 2017 6:19 pm

Mandatory training is a reality that organizations cannot afford to ignore. In order to mitigate risk and maintain compliance, institutions must meet numerous federal, state and local training requirements. Mandatory training requirements can span a variety of topics within higher education, including, but not limited to: Animal Welfare Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Environmental Health &... View Article

Management and Supervisor Training
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June 13, 2017 6:19 pm

The basic premise behind management and supervisor training is that management training focuses on managing people and things, while supervisor training solely focuses on supervising people. During unprecedented times, both supervisors and managers are tested in determining the best ways to engage their employees, ensure the work is carried out, and that there are minimal... View Article

Get People Talking – How to Effectively Facilitate Dialogue

April 6, 2016 9:10 am

This blog post was contributed by Mary Anne Berzins, assistant vice president for human resources at University of Utah, who has presented extensively on the topic of facilitation skills.  The ability to facilitate dialogue and create spaces in which people can engage and share perspectives is a key HR competency; however, it can be challenging... View Article