Staff workshops

15Aug202214:00
to
15:15

The most compassionate people are often the most boundaried." Brené Brown

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace, Organizational Development, Staff workshops
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16Aug202213:30
to
15:00

Course Description

McGill's Digital Standards present an overview of the criteria for creating and managing McGill websites and online services including:

  • Best practices
  • Mandatory and legal obligations
  • Industry standards regarding web production and other digital properties

Attendees will learn about McGill's Digital Standards and find out how to achieve the standards on McGill websites.

This course is mandatory for:

Classified as: Web Services, Web Management System, WMS, IT Training, WMS
17Aug202214:00
to
16:00

This course provides an overview of technologies to support hybrid work from securely accessing files and systems, to collaborating with colleagues at home and in the office. The session will cover:

  • Meetings and collaboration tools, primarily using MS Teams,
  • How to avoid audio issues when holding hybrid meetings,
  • How to engage remote audiences using features such as chat, polling, and other collaborative activities,
  • Microsoft 365 collaboration tools, such as SharePoint Online.

To register:

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace, Organizational Development, Staff workshops
Category:
18Aug202210:00
to
11:30

Course Description

Web Analytics covers the different web analytics tools available at McGill. Learn how analytics will help you design websites that fit your users needs and figure out how to achieve your goals.

This course covers:

Classified as: Web Services, Web Management System, WMS, IT Training, WMS
18Aug202213:30
to
15:00

Course Description

An introduction to the principles of good design and the McGill brand values. This course is ideal for anyone interested in improving the aesthetic and overall experience of their website. It will be especially useful to those without formal design training, or those with non-web design backgrounds. 

This course covers:

Classified as: Web Services, Web Management System, WMS, IT Training, WMS
8Sep202214:00
to
15:30

Course Description

This course covers the different web accessibility success criteria and the tools available at McGill. Learn why accessibility is essential for web managers that want to create high quality websites and web tools.

This course covers:

Classified as: Web Services, Web Management System, WMS, IT Training, WMS
14Sep202210:00
to
11:30

Course Description

Find out how to write better text based on lessons learned from market research. We'll also look at techniques for optimizing content for the web. 

This course covers:

  • Constructing a clear portrait of your users
  • Structuring your text for the web
  • Optimizing of your content for search engines
  • Separating meaning and presentation
  • Writing URLs and other HTML tags

This course is mandatory for:

Classified as: Web Services, Web Management System, WMS, IT Training, WMS
15Sep202210:00
to
11:00

Course Description

Attend this lab for get hands-on assistance writing and editing content for your website.

To register for this course, please visit the Training Request Form on Minerva (McGill username and password required).

Not sure which courses to take? Head over to course requirements.

 

Classified as: Web Services, Web Management System, WMS, IT Training, WMS
15Sep202210:00
to
11:30

Course Description

An introduction to the principles of good design and the McGill brand values. This course is ideal for anyone interested in improving the aesthetic and overall experience of their website. It will be especially useful to those without formal design training, or those with non-web design backgrounds. 

This course covers:

Classified as: Web Services, Web Management System, WMS, IT Training, WMS
21Sep202210:00
to
11:30

Course Description

Web Analytics covers the different web analytics tools available at McGill. Learn how analytics will help you design websites that fit your users needs and figure out how to achieve your goals.

This course covers:

Classified as: Web Services, Web Management System, WMS, IT Training, WMS
22Sep202210:00
to
11:30

Course Description

McGill's Digital Standards present an overview of the criteria for creating and managing McGill websites and online services including:

  • Best practices
  • Mandatory and legal obligations
  • Industry standards regarding web production and other digital properties

Attendees will learn about McGill's Digital Standards and find out how to achieve the standards on McGill websites.

This course is mandatory for:

Classified as: Web Services, Web Management System, WMS, IT Training, WMS
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