Upcoming professional development opportunities:
Question. Persuade. Refer. — Nov. 16 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer — the three simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Just as people trained in CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver help save thousands of lives each year, people trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help.
GroupWise Basics — Nov. 16 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
GroupWise Basics is an introduction to the necessary functions of the GroupWise mail and calendar software used at GRCC. The session covers sending email to individuals and groups, archiving, creating tasks, appointments and notes along with a basic understanding of the calendar functions and folders. This is a perfect session for new employees or those unfamiliar with GroupWise and its components.
Mid Career: Expand Your Household — Nov. 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Learn how to manage credit and safeguard against identity theft, find the right mortgage to buy a house, and care for older relatives.
Drupal Basics: Editing Content — Nov. 28 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
In this course, participants will learn to navigate the Drupal system, understand and use content types, and edit existing content.
Intro to Windows 10 — Nov. 29 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Windows 10 has arrived at GRCC! This new operating system has replaced Windows 7 and there are some changes we would like to share with you. Come and join us for this basic introduction to Windows 10 and learn how to navigate the changes
Who Bounces Back? The Characteristics of Resilient People and Organizations — Dec. 1 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
This presentation will describe characteristics of those who bounce back and propose personal and organizational resilience strategies. Crisis leadership communication skills and development of a resilient organizational culture will be emphasized.
You can register for any of these sessions online.