The Events page highlights activities and training on campus that may be of particular interest to members of the MIT administrative community. Let us know if you are sponsoring an event you would like to publicize!

  • Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017
    9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    NE49-5145 (600 Technology Square)

    This workshop is based on research conducted by Professor Mary Rowe here at MIT, and identifies the effects of small and subtle messages- both positive and negative- that can impact work performance and effectiveness. This workshop will identify those behaviors and explore practical and affirming communication skills that result in a more productive and inclusive work environment.


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  • Friday, Jan 13, 2017
    9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    NE49-5145 (600 Technology Square)

    Not sure where to start in preparing a presentation? Would you like a safe space for practicing and improving your public speaking skills? This participatory workshop will provide helpful tools and tips for preparing and delivering a presentation and the opportunity for each participant to deliver their own presentation in a fun, relaxed, and supportive setting.

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  • Thursday, Jan 12, 2017
    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    NE49-5145 (600 Technology Square)

    This interactive workshop will focus on the importance and distinction between performance and professional development goals; utilize templates that incorporate best practices for goal setting; and include time to practice writing your goals.

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  • Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017
    9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    NE49-5145 (600 Technology Square)

    This 6-hour workshop for DLC managers will cover some of the key areas for managing employee performance that every manager should know. Topics covered will include identifying problematic performance and identifying corrective action procedures, determining appropriate disciplinary action, planning for effective counseling and discipline meetings, and creating appropriate documentation. The...

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