September – November 2014

New Employee Benefits Orientation

Tuesday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

This seminar will provide detailed information on medical, dental and vision benefits, accessing your pay statement, timecard and report of absence information.  We will also discuss your life insurance options, flexible spending and health saving account information. Mandatory retirement plans will be…

Take Action Tuesdays

Tuesday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Registration and weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1pm
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

MS Excel Level I

Tuesday 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Excel is one of the most powerful and frequently used tools in an office. This course introduces Excel to beginning students who don’t know or use Excel often if at all. Learn to speed up data entry. This course will…

A detailed evaluation tells you everything you need to know and do. Our individual counseling session will help you answer these questions:
Are you setting realistic goals for key life events and retirement?
Can you better balance your…

Managing Stress during Challenging Times

Wednesday 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

This course offers tips on putting yourself in charge of managing emotions and surviving work/life challenges.

 Special event open to faculty, staff, and students.
Co-sponsored by the Office of Leadership Development.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

 Training seminar facilitated by Charlie Safford, LCSW.
To pre-register, go to https://webdb.gsu.edu/training_reg/admin/login.cfm?system=12
University Center, Room 470
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

We’ll help you prepare a financial plan for your family, ad we’ll make sure that you understand how each part of your plan becomes an integral component of your financial strategy.  We can help you with:
Financial planning

Take Action Thursdays

Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Individual Health Coaching and registration for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1PM
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

Walking Club

Thursday 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for the weekly Walking Club. This is your chance to see what is happening at GSU and the surrounding community!
Meet in the Wellness Center, 332 Sparks Hall.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or…

First Thursdays Health Screenings

Thursday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

–Come out and get healthy! We offer monthly health check screenings and health awareness information.

First Thursdays Health Screenings

Thursday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

First Thursdays Health Screenings – Come out and get healthy! We offer monthly health check screenings and health awareness information. Every first Thursday, Sparks Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 332, 1PM-4PM
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email…

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Guided Meditation

Friday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. Fridays, 9:30AM-3:30PM, NO CHARGE!!!!!
By appointment only.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

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Yoga Class

Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation. For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Meditation

This interactive course will help you build strong business relationships with associates inside and outside your office or department and with customers. It will help you make a positive first impression and provide techniques to continue being positive and professional…

Take Action Tuesdays

Tuesday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Individual Health Coaching & LAST day to register for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1pm
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

Quit Tobacco Tuesdays

Tuesday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Stop by for information and register for a class, 1 Park Place, Suite 942.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

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MS Excel Level II

Tuesday 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Can you multi-task? Learn how to work with large worksheets efficiently, using 3-D formulas in multiple worksheets and workbooks at the same time. Calculate data with a variety of advanced formulas. Analyze data with logical Vlookups and Hlookups functions. Course…

Fight to Flight

Wednesday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This interactive course is designed to teach techniques to prevent and escape from an attack.

Workshop facilitated by Sgt. Sharon Ware, GSU Police Department.
Location: University Center, Room 470
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take Action Thursdays

Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Individual Health Coaching and weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1PM
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

Taleo Training

Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This class provides hiring managers and internal employees the necessary knowledge on how to post vacancies, manage applications and submit qualified candidates for recommendation. Individuals learn about system functions and methods to decrease hiring turnaround time, including techniques and strategies…

Walking Club

Thursday 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for the weekly Walking Club. This is your chance to see what is happening at GSU and the surrounding community!
Meet in the Wellness Center, 332 Sparks Hall.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or…

Wellness Strategic Planning Retreat

Friday 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

By Invitation Only

Guided Meditation

Friday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. Fridays, 9:30AM-3:30PM, NO CHARGE!!!!!
By appointment only.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

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Yoga Class

Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation. For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Meditation

New Employee Benefits Orientation

Tuesday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

This seminar will provide detailed information on medical, dental and vision benefits, accessing your pay statement, timecard and report of absence information.  We will also discuss your life insurance options, flexible spending and health saving account information. Mandatory retirement plans will be…

PREREQUISITE: You must supervise at least 1 person to attend this class.
 
What is a grievance? What is a complaint? When should an individual file a grievance versus a complaint? What is a manager’s responsibility once a grievance or…

Take Action Tuesdays

Tuesday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Individual Health Coaching & weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1pm
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

GSU Book Club Gathering – Join us for a final discussion on the October book selection, Difficult Conversations, How to Discuss What Matters Most by Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, and Sheila Heen.
Library South, Colloquium Room, 8th Floor, 11:30AM-1:30PM.  Bring…

March

MS Excel Level III

Tuesday 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

You’ve got the Power. Can you Pivot? In this course you will PivotTables and Pivot Charts. You will password protect your beloved spreadsheet or just a portion of your spreadsheet. You will automate some common Excel tasks, apply advanced analysis…

Query Basics – Part 1

Tuesday 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This workshop provides training on the basic concepts of the PeopleSoft Financials Web query tool. A Query is an inquiry tool that allows users to easily retrieve specific data from the PeopleSoft system by specifying the records, fields and criteria…

Chair Massages

Tuesday 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Come relax with a chair massage. By appointment only
For additional pricing information or to schedule appointment, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Are you a Confident Impactful Presenter?

Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Delivering impactful presentations in a confident manner is a key to professional success. Come and learn how to overcome your presentation fears and nervousness. Learn how to develop a great opening, gain the audience’s attention, deliver a speech with impact,…

A detailed evaluation tells you everything you need to know and do. Our individual counseling session will help you answer these questions:
Are you setting realistic goals for key life events and retirement?
Can you better balance your…

Come celebrate National Work and Family Month! Free Admission open to students, faculty, staff, and families.
Location: Veteran’s Memorial Hall, Dahlberg Hall
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

This compliance course educates supervisors and managers on a growing concern in the workplace contributing to loss of productivity – poor morale and increased absenteeism. Objectives include reviewing the Drug Free Workplace Act, Georgia State’s policies, signs/symptoms of substance abuse,…

This compliance course educates supervisors and managers on a growing concern in the workplace contributing to loss of productivity – poor morale and increased absenteeism. Objectives include reviewing the Drug Free Workplace Act, Georgia State’s policies, signs/symptoms of substance abuse,…

Query Basics – Part 2

Wednesday 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

NOTE THIS IS A CONTINUTION OF QUERY BASICS – PART 1 Participants must have completed that entire course to attend

We’ll help you prepare a financial plan for your family, ad we’ll make sure that you understand how each part of your plan becomes an integral component of your financial strategy.  We can help you with:
Financial planning

Fundamentals of Customer Service (OPC)

Thursday 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Looking at exceptional models of customer service in the corporate world, some significant questions can be answered. What does it take to raise the level of customer service Georgia State employees deliver to internal (faculty and staff) and external (students…

Take Action Thursdays

Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Individual Health Coaching and weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1PM
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

Walking Club

Thursday 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for the weekly Walking Club. This is your chance to see what is happening at GSU and the surrounding community!
Meet in the Wellness Center, 332 Sparks Hall.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or…

Guided Meditation

Friday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. Fridays, 9:30AM-3:30PM, NO CHARGE!!!!!
By appointment only.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

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Yoga Class

Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation. For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Meditation

Learn more about the benefits and services Georgia State University offers employees.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu
 

Fundamentals of Good Leadership

Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This interactive course will teach you the essentials of the leadership process and help you earn respect as a trusted leader. It shows you how to master the five roles of a leader: role model, visionary, motivator, coach and change…

Take Action Tuesdays

Tuesday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Individual Health Coaching & weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1pm
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

Appointment with VALIC Financial Advisor

Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

We’ll help you prepare a financial plan for your family, ad we’ll make sure that you understand how each part of your plan becomes an integral component of your financial strategy.  We can help you with:
Financial planning

Organization and Time Management (OPC)

Wednesday 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Get 21st century ideas to age-old time management challenges. Attend this course and get a fresh perspective on time and self-management. You’ll transform your work day when you learn how to: manage your energy cycles, build a producer’s mindset, determine…

This session details strategies to promote positive employee relations and Georgia State’s progressive disciplinary process. It identifies ways to motivate employees. It provides modeling and practice in how to hold discussions with staff members about unacceptable performance when coaching and…

Table Massages

Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Come relax with a table massage. By appointment only.
For additional pricing information or to schedule appointment, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Walk N Talk

Wednesday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Walk N Talk- Meet in the Student Recreation Center Lobby at noon, Noon-1PM
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

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Take Action Thursdays

Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Individual Health Coaching and weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1PM
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

Walking Club

Thursday 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for the weekly Walking Club. This is your chance to see what is happening at GSU and the surrounding community!
Meet in the Wellness Center, 332 Sparks Hall.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or…

As a higher education professional, you know firsthand the power of learning something new. And at Fidelity, we’re here to help you discover new ways to think about your financial future.
A dedicated Fidelity Workplace Planning and Guidance Consultant is…

Guided Meditation

Friday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. Fridays, 9:30AM-3:30PM, NO CHARGE!!!!!
By appointment only.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

men's-health-quiz

Yoga Class

Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation. For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Meditation

Come join faculty, staff, students and practitioners from across the state as they network, share, mentor, discuss and learn about the many diverse applications of the skills of conflict resolution at the 4th annual Conflict Resolution Symposium. Visit the GSU…

Chair Massages

Friday 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Come relax with a chair massage. By appointment only.
For additional pricing information or to schedule appointment, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

New Employee Benefits Orientation

Tuesday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

This seminar will provide detailed information on medical, dental and vision benefits, accessing your pay statement, timecard and report of absence information.  We will also discuss your life insurance options, flexible spending and health saving account information. Mandatory retirement plans will be…

Take Action Tuesdays

Tuesday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Individual Health Coaching & weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1pm
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

Learn how to create beautiful professional looking forms for Georgia State University and beyond! Learn about the form creation tools found in Word 2010 and how to produce electronic forms that are visually pleasing and easy to navigate. The course…

Business Writing and Grammar Skills (OPC)

Wednesday 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Writing letters and memos are part of most people’s daily workload. This class will help you to better understand the writing process, overcome the occasional writer’s block, and organize your information by using a specific method of development. Steps to…

We’ll help you prepare a financial plan for your family, ad we’ll make sure that you understand how each part of your plan becomes an integral component of your financial strategy.  We can help you with:
Financial planning

Basics of Supervision (FLSC)

Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Basic supervisory skills are indispensable if you want to get things done through other people. Supervision involves far more than “telling people what to do.” In this course you will enjoy the opportunity to confidentially assess your current supervisory skills.…

Take Action Thursdays

Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Individual Health Coaching and weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1PM
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Take-Action-Tuesday

Walking Club

Thursday 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for the weekly Walking Club. This is your chance to see what is happening at GSU and the surrounding community!
Meet in the Wellness Center, 332 Sparks Hall.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or…

As a higher education professional, you know firsthand the power of learning something new. And at Fidelity, we’re here to help you discover new ways to think about your financial future.
A dedicated Fidelity Workplace Planning and Guidance Consultant is…

Guided Meditation

Friday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. Fridays, 9:30AM-3:30PM, NO CHARGE!!!!!
By appointment only.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

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This interactive course offers breathing and meditation techniques and gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation.

This interactive course offers breathing and meditation techniques and gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation.
Facilitated by Janet Wice, Yoga instructor.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Yoga Class

Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation. For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Meditation

Meet a Planning and Guidance Consultant or Attend a Workshop
As a valued employee of a not-for-profit organization, Fidelity invites you to take advantage of complimentary one-on-one Appointments and attend educational workshops covering a range of retirement and Financial topics.

PREREQUISITE: You must supervise at least 1 person to attend this class.
 
So you refer to a co-worker as “dear,” “babe, “and “darling” or inquire about their sexual identity…what is the big deal? Can your behavior in the workplace…

For users who build PowerPoint presentations, this course shows the tips and tricks to build superior presentations. Wow your audience with interesting animations and engaging custom graphics. Course goals create customized presentations with templates. Add special effects. Use the slide,…

Appointment with VALIC Financial Advisor

Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

We’ll help you prepare a financial plan for your family, ad we’ll make sure that you understand how each part of your plan becomes an integral component of your financial strategy.  We can help you with:
Financial planning

This course is designed for individuals who are interested in taking the MBTI, receiving help with interpreting and using it for a variety of purposes, including improving personal and professional relationships .
 
 

PREREQUISITE: You must supervise at least 1 person to attend this class.
 
Upon completion of this course, you will understand: the wide range of behaviors that may constitute discrimination and harassment; that free speech rights don’t apply in the…

First Thursdays Health Screenings

Thursday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

–Come out and get healthy! We offer monthly health check screenings and health awareness information.

As a higher education professional, you know firsthand the power of learning something new. And at Fidelity, we’re here to help you discover new ways to think about your financial future.
A dedicated Fidelity Workplace Planning and Guidance Consultant is…

We’ll help you prepare a financial plan for your family, ad we’ll make sure that you understand how each part of your plan becomes an integral component of your financial strategy.  We can help you with:
Financial planning

Intro to Spectrum/ Panther Mart

Monday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop provides training on the basic navigation of the PeopleSoft Financials and Panther Mart tools and basic concepts of Financials operations.

Journal Entry

Monday 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This workshop provides training on the general ledger module. A journal is the vehicle used to correct/adjust previously recorded transactions, process interdepartmental invoices, transfer expenditures, record departmental sales & service revenues, agency expenses and continuing education revenue and expenses. Participants…

If you want to leave the office on time, then attend this class that teaches you how to use features in Microsoft Outlook to get more done in less time. You’ll learn how to use the new and improved Outlook…

New Employee Benefits Orientation

Tuesday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

This seminar will provide detailed information on medical, dental and vision benefits, accessing your pay statement, timecard and report of absence information.  We will also discuss your life insurance options, flexible spending and health saving account information. Mandatory retirement plans will be…

Reports and Related Inquiries

Tuesday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop provides training on the various reports that are available to users and tell what the reports are used for i.e. expenditure review. The workshop covers how to find financial information quickly, view detailed information using drill down features…

Dealing with Difficult People (OPC)

Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This hands-on and highly practical course will build your knowledge, skills and confidence to handle several types of conflict and difficult people. You will learn and practice proven techniques to maintain composure and reduce the tension with emotionally challenging colleagues.…

Panther Mart Requestor

Wednesday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

This workshop provides training for those people who will be procuring goods and services, equipment purchases and consultant agreements. This workshop will cover shopping using catalog, non-catalog and punch-out catalog; assigning carts; reviewing carts and assigning accounting and workflow information;…

Managers have the dual tasks of evaluating performance of supervisors as well as reviewing evaluations prepared by supervisors. In both situations, managers must ensure that performance evaluations are fair, job-related, and absent discriminatory content and impact. Even more challenging, managers…

Panther Mart – Payment Request/Travel

Thursday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop provides training for those people who will be requesting payments for less than $5,000 and generally these transactions include processing invoices, reimbursements, payments to independent contractors/consultants, food purchases, non-employee travel reimbursements, relocation and moving expenses, scholarships/fellowships and stipends.…

A detailed evaluation tells you everything you need to know and do. Our individual counseling session will help you answer these questions:
Are you setting realistic goals for key life events and retirement?
Can you better balance your…

Taleo Training

Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This class provides hiring managers and internal employees the necessary knowledge on how to post vacancies, manage applications and submit qualified candidates for recommendation. Individuals learn about system functions and methods to decrease hiring turnaround time, including techniques and strategies…

We’ll help you prepare a financial plan for your family, ad we’ll make sure that you understand how each part of your plan becomes an integral component of your financial strategy.  We can help you with:
Financial planning

Disability Accommodation at GSU (MDCC)

Tuesday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

PREREQUISITE: You must supervise at least 1 person to attend this class.
 
This course takes a closer look at the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act and the implications it has on the workplace. Upon completion of this course,…

Outlook on Steroids

Tuesday 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

For advanced Outlook users! If you’ve conquered the basics of Microsoft Outlook and want to know how little known features can take your productivity up a notch, sign up for this class. You’ll learn how to take advantage of the…

Appointment with VALIC Financial Advisor

Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

We’ll help you prepare a financial plan for your family, ad we’ll make sure that you understand how each part of your plan becomes an integral component of your financial strategy.  We can help you with:
Financial planning

What Did You Say? This course is designed to improve interpersonal communications with all people. Utilizing the DiSC Profile as a foundation for discussion, participants will have an opportunity to identify their dominant personality style and the way it translates…

Meet a Planning and Guidance Consultant or Attend a Workshop
As a valued employee of a not-for-profit organization, Fidelity invites you to take advantage of complimentary one-on-one Appointments and attend educational workshops covering a range of retirement and Financial topics.

New Employee Benefits Orientation

Tuesday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

This seminar will provide detailed information on medical, dental and vision benefits, accessing your pay statement, timecard and report of absence information.  We will also discuss your life insurance options, flexible spending and health saving account information. Mandatory retirement plans will be…