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Planner/Productivity Tools for Individual Contributors
Monday, December 4, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

Learn about Planner, as well as other productivity tools Jaysen uses to manage his tasks and time. 
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Power BI Dashboards - Basics
Monday, December 4, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

Introduction to the basics of creating and using Power BI dashboards.
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Professional Development Tools Exploration
Monday, December 4, 2017 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

If Leslie and Brett (or your manager) have not come in to speak to your team about these tools, this is an opportunity for you to learn about these newer tools. The Developmental Activities Guide is a curated list of resources and activities available to you that are based on the 
ten SUCSS performance factors that are incorporated into your annual performance evaluation. Leslie will also review various ePortfolio tools you might like to use including Blackboard Portfolios, LinkedIn, PortfolioGen, Weebly, and Canva.


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Planner/Productivity Tools for Managers
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM

**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

Learn about Planner and other tools Jaysen uses to manage his tasks, team and time. Be ready for lots of discussion. Intended for managers, as the features discussed will focus on the value to managers. 


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Professional Development Tools Exploration
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

If Leslie and Brett (or your manager) have not come in to speak to your team about these tools, this is an opportunity for you to learn about these newer tools. The Developmental Activities Guide is a curated list of resources and activities available to you that are based on the 
ten SUCSS performance factors that are incorporated into your annual performance evaluation. Leslie will also review various ePortfolio tools you might like to use including Blackboard Portfolios, LinkedIn, PortfolioGen, Weebly, and Canva.


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One Note
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**
Prerequisites:  If you want to follow along, a Windows laptop is preferred, with OneNote 2016 installed.  Included in the 2016 Office suite.

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Time Management Session
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

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Mindful Workplace session
Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

What is a mindful workplace?  Come to this session to learn what it is and how it can affect you.
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Mindfulness Techniques
Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

Ready to add mindfulness to your daily life?  This session will provide you with some tips and suggestions for your personal and professional life.
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Power BI Dashboards - Advanced
Friday, December 8, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

Brett will review the more advanced features of creating and using Power BI dashboards. Bring your laptop.

Prerequisites:
Attend Monday's Power BI Basics (Optional)
Lynda Course - Power BI Pro Essential (3h 39m)

Once full, cancelled registrations will be filled from waiting list. 




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Service Learning - Tails Humane Society Shift 1
Friday, December 8, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

Up to 8 people needed per shift. Tails staff will have some tasks lined up for you. Could be cleaning, walking dogs, socializing adoptables, laundry, or a special project. You might also prep and load supplies for the big Jingle Paws adoption
 event taking place for that weekend in Geneva. Before signing up, please check with your manager to get permission to be away from work, and to confirm how he or she would like you to account for your time away.

1:00 PM is the time you are excepted to arrive at Tails Humane Society. 

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Service Learning - Tails Humane Society Shift 2
Friday, December 8, 2017 from 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
**This is an internal workshop for Division of Information Technology staff only.**

Up to 8 people needed per shift. Tails staff will have some tasks lined up for you. Could be cleaning, walking dogs, socializing adoptables, laundry, or a special project. You might also prep and load supplies for the big Jingle Paws adoption
 event taking place for that weekend in Geneva. Before signing up, please check with your manager to get permission to be away from work, and to confirm how he or she would like you to account for your time away.

2:30PM is the time you are expected to arrive at Tails Humane Society.


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MyNIU Schedule of Classes part I
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 1:15 PM to 2:45 PM

Note: Advanced registration is required. Please request any accommodations when registering for the workshops. 

Faculty and Staff are invited to attend the Schedule of Classes Part 1. This is the first of 2 parts for this topic. Check the NIU calendar for Schedule of Classes Part 1 dates. The primary objective of this course is for you to learn about or re-familiarize yourself with using Schedule of Classes in MyNIU.

If you have previously attended this training, you may use this class as a refresher course to ensure the best in student-centered services.

For some MyNIU users, access has been granted but no formalized class training has been completed. Take this opportunity to attend to learn more about setting up the schedule of classes in MyNIU. 



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MyNIU Schedule of Classes part II
Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 1:15 PM to 2:45 PM

Note: Advanced registration is required. Please request any accommodations at the time of registration. 

Faculty and Staff are invited to attend the Schedule of Classes Part 2. This is the second part of 2 workshops for this topic. Check the NIU calendar for Schedule of Classes Part 1 dates. The primary objective of this course is for you to learn about or re-familiarize yourself with using Schedule of Classes in MyNIU.

If you have previously attended this training, you may use this class as a refresher course to ensure the best in student-centered services.

For some MyNIU users, access has been granted but no formalized class training has been completed. Take this opportunity to attend to learn more about setting up the schedule of classes in MyNIU.


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MyNIU Schedule of Classes part I
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 1:15 PM to 2:45 PM

Note: Advanced registration is required. Please request any accommodations when registering for the workshops. 

Faculty and Staff are invited to attend the Schedule of Classes Part 1. This is the first of 2 parts for this topic. Check the NIU calendar for Schedule of Classes Part 1 dates. The primary objective of this course is for you to learn about or re-familiarize yourself with using Schedule of Classes in MyNIU.

If you have previously attended this training, you may use this class as a refresher course to ensure the best in student-centered services.

For some MyNIU users, access has been granted but no formalized class training has been completed. Take this opportunity to attend to learn more about setting up the schedule of classes in MyNIU. 



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MyNIU Schedule of Classes part II
Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 1:15 PM to 2:45 PM

Note: Advanced registration is required. Please request any accommodations at the time of registration. 

Faculty and Staff are invited to attend the Schedule of Classes Part 2. This is the second part of 2 workshops for this topic. Check the NIU calendar for Schedule of Classes Part 1 dates. The primary objective of this course is for you to learn about or re-familiarize yourself with using Schedule of Classes in MyNIU.

If you have previously attended this training, you may use this class as a refresher course to ensure the best in student-centered services.

For some MyNIU users, access has been granted but no formalized class training has been completed. Take this opportunity to attend to learn more about setting up the schedule of classes in MyNIU.


Register here!