Learning

Professional development, wellness and, personal enrichment opportunities are offered throughout the year. See the employee enrichment calendar for current offerings sponsored by HR and various departments on campus. External resources offering professional and personal development opportunities are also listed.

Are you a giver or a taker? by Adam Grant

In every workplace, there are three basic kinds of people: givers, takers and matchers. Organizational psychologist Adam Grant breaks down these personalities and offers simple strategies to promote a culture of generosity and keep self-serving employees from taking more than their share.

E-Learning Media

Book - "Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success" by Adam Grant

Related Article - "In the Company of Givers and Takers" by Adam Grant

Quote - "Every time we interact with another person at work, we have a choice to make: do we try to claim as much value as we can, or contribute value without worrying about what we receive in return?" - Adam Grant

 

Employee Enrichment Calendar - Upcoming sessions held on campus for staff and faculty enrichment, offered by departments across campus (Human Resources, Information Technology, Digital and Social Media, Academic Technology). See calendar below.

Employee Enrichment Calendar

Upcoming Learning Opportunities

Mental Health First Aid training for adults with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI Maine).

Date: Thursday, August 8th, 2019*
Time:  8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Arrive as early as 8:15 to get coffee and a snack before the session begins promptly at 8:30; there is a 30 minute break for lunch (at Noon) with sandwiches and salad provided.
Location: Lancaster Lounge / Moulton Union
Registration deadline: RSVP by July 8th at this LINK (35 seats available)

 

Contact Amy (x3076) with any questions.