Staff workshops

18Oct202110:30
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11:45

Anxiety and worry need not taint our experiences in life. Join us in exploring how our subjective interpretations of situations often translate into cognitive distortions that leave us in a constant state of worry or anticipation. Learn techniques that will take you from worrier to warrior, challenging those cognitive distortions so that you can better deal with uncertainty and reduce worry.

To register:

1. Click here to access Minerva.

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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18Oct202113:30
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16:00

This workshop focuses on the practical aspect of performance dialogue as an M Staff. Effective Performance Dialogue involves a partnership between supervisors and employees and is based on the annual planning and regular review of pre-established individual objectives that are linked to unit priorities. Performance Dialogue supports a culture of continuous learning for individuals, teams and the institution at large.

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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19Oct202114:00
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16:00

For the first time in the history of teamwork, leaders find themselves working across five generations on a daily basis, in charge of teams with a hugely diverse age range. This unique moment poses great opportunities for creativity, growth and dynamism in the workplace. It also poses interesting challenges for leaders working across differences, understanding intergenerational communication and getting the most out of their teams. The facilitators will use creative methods to explore with participants key themes related to the intergenerational workforce.

 

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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20Oct202110:30
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12:00

Learn more about what mindfulness is, its benefits and how we can apply it in our workplace. Workplaces today face increasing demands and challenges; high stress levels can result in decreased effectiveness and creativity and can lead to increased employee absenteeism and burnout. Mindfulness is being integrated into many workplaces and, as research shows, it can enhances stress management and promotes employee self-care. Additional benefits include: promoting clear and constructive communication, and enhancing workplace relationships.

 

To register:

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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20Oct202113:00
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14:00

Offered by the Health and Well-Being Program

Over the past three decades, perfectionism has received increasing theoretical and empirical attention as a cognitive-personality factor that increases vulnerability to a wide range of psychological problems. This talk will highlight the importance of addressing maladaptive stress, coping, and emotion regulation processes for the prevention and treatment of mood problems in self-critical perfectionistic individuals.

 

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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20Oct202113:30
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16:30

Participants must attend all three sessions to complete the workshop 

  • October 20, 2021
  • October 27, 2021
  • November 3, 2021

The course includes a combination of lectures, demonstrations, and group work using real life case examples. Class size is limited to ensure a high level of interactivity.

The workshop is designed to provide participants with:

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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22Oct202110:00
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12:00

Let's all slow down to reconnect and breathe during these challenging times. Much of our power lies within our ability to effectively manage stress.

Take a relaxing time out to better understand what stress is and the impact that it has on you and your team. Recognize the current stressors in your work life. Learn some strategies and techniques to help you better manage your stress today, and to limit the impact of unhealthy stress in the months ahead.


In this workshop, participants will:

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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22Oct202109:00
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14:00

The Working Mind (TWM), in partnership with the Mental Health Commission of Canada, is designed to promote mental health and reduce the stigma around mental illness in the workplace. By reducing stigma and discrimination, TWM helps organizations create a culture that fosters greater awareness and support for mental health. On completing the session, employees will be able to better:

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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22Oct202113:30
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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
22Oct202114:00
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15:30

Feeling Anxious? Having difficulty dealing with anxiety? Want to find ways to lower your anxiety?

Understanding and coping with anxiety is an important part of promoting positive mental health. This workshop will provide tips and techniques to support you when you are feeling anxious or panicky. Whether you are struggling with anxiety or know someone who is - this workshop will provide concrete and helpful strategies to BUST those anxious thoughts!

 

To register:

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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25Oct202114:00
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15:30

LinkedIn Learning Course Club

This session has 2 components:

1. Individual work/reflection – prior to the session, you will view a selected video (approximately 45 – 60 minutes). You will find the link to the course below.

2. Facilitated virtual group discussion – on the session date we will come together virtually for a 90-minute facilitated group discussion around what we learned.

 

Leading Virtual Meetings:

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; staff; Organizational Development; LinkedIn Learning
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26Oct202114:00
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16:00

Group Dynamics and Facilitation offers participants an opportunity to learn about group development and what facilitation tips and tricks best support healthy group dynamics, in both online and in-person environments.

To register:

1. Click here to access Minerva.

2. In the Employee Menu, click on Training Menu, select Organizational Development, and follow the instructions to register.

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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27Oct202110:00
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12:00

(intended for Supervisors)

Living in a hybrid world - how hybrid workplaces can become agile Learning Organizations, where there is healthy risk-taking, diversity, empathy, and continuous learning for all.

 

Join us as we discuss and explore how hybrid leaders can impact employee wellness, employee effectiveness, and the employee experience.

 

To register:

1. Click here to access Minerva.

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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27Oct202113:30
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16:30

Participants must attend all three sessions to complete the workshop 

  • October 20, 2021
  • October 27, 2021
  • November 3, 2021

The course includes a combination of lectures, demonstrations, and group work using real life case examples. Class size is limited to ensure a high level of interactivity.

The workshop is designed to provide participants with:

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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29Oct202111:00
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12:00

Offered by the McGill Office of Sustainability and Organizational Development

 

“Sustainability” is a buzzword these days, but what does it really mean and how can we concretely work towards it? In this workshop, participants will learn what sustainability encompasses and how to get involved in campus initiatives, both in person and remotely. Through a presentation and discussion questions, participants will explore what initiatives are taking place at McGill, as well as how they can relate these principles to their actions on campus and at home.

 

Classified as: My Healthy Workplace; Organizational Development; Staff Workshops
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