Human Resources Programs
Division of Human Resources provides many opportunities
for both professional and personal development.
We encourage you to take advantage of the upcoming programs
listed below. Visit the Human
Resources website at www.hr.upenn.edu for
descriptions of the programs and to pre-register online.
Registration is required for all programs.
and Education Programs
valuable skills through American Management Association
(AMA) programs, Brown Bag Matinees, Career Focus Brown
Bags, and other programs. For questions on L&E programs,
call (215) 898-3400 or visit www.hr.upenn.edu/learning.
22, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $50; Franklin
Covey's FOCUS: Achieving
Your Highest Priorities is his next-generation productivity
workshop for today's high-amperage work environment.
23, 12-1 p.m., free; Career
Focus Brown Bag Crafting Your Career At Penn: Student
Services; hear from a panel
of Penn staff who work in student services about the
challenges and satisfaction of working in this field.
Learn about job opportunities and what experiences and
training are necessary for success in this career path.
26 and 27, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.,
$50; AMA's Managing
And Working With Difficult People; this
two-day program will show you how to recognize
and deal with disruptive behavior so you can counteract
it and change things for the better.
of Work Life Programs
Resources, in collaboration with Penn Behavioral Health
(the University's Employee Assistance Program and Work & Family
Services provider) and Independence Blue Cross, presents
a free series of workshops to enhance your professional
and/or personal well-being. Pre-register online at www.hr.upenn.edu/quality/workshop.asp. Please
feel free to bring a 'brown bag' lunch. For questions on
QOWL programs, contact Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org or
15, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., free; Helping
Teens Deal with Peer Pressure; in
this workshop we go beyond the slogan "Just Say No" to
explore role modeling, open communication, nurturing
self-esteem, developing responsibility and accountability,
setting boundaries, increasing self-awareness and spending
quality time with your teen.
28, noon-1 p.m., free; Wellness
Video: Coping with Allergies; come
out for this informative video and stay for the Q & A
session led by a Senior Fellow from Penn's Allergy and
Immunology Program. You will get a guide to relief from
sneezing, coughing and congestion associated with allergies.
personalized assistance with dependent care issues and
personal well-being, contact Penn's Employee Assistance
Program (EAP) and Work & Family Services provider,
Penn Behavioral Health, at 1-888-321-4433 or go online