University Human Resources Curriculum Schedule

Formalized training and workshops are offered to faculty and staff of Oakland University only. To enroll in a course, click on the ENROLL button for the course you are interested in and then type in the requested information. Your request will then be logged into the training enrollment database.

Courses currently being offered are listed below. To go straight to the dates and times for a course, click on the course name. Note that some courses are not offered on a regular basis and may only occur a few times a year.

Date/Time Seats
Location Enroll
Actions Speak Louder Than Words
Description: Program Objective: To teach the power of the nonverbal messages we send to others and understand how those messages are interpreted. The wordless message must be congruent with the spoken word in order to develop direct, honest communication and achieve understanding. Actions really do speak louder than words! Research indicates that 55% of our message is communicated through our non-verbal body language. A person’s body language and gestures are accurate indicators of his or her attitudes, thoughts, and emotions. Components of nonverbal communication How to communicate likeability and approachability Improving your eye communication and eye signals The science of gestures and arm positions Face language
Thu, November 2, 2017, 2 - 4 p.m.
21 Lake Michigan, Oakland Center [ENROLL]
Time Management
Description: Program Objective: To regain control of your time by managing yourself more efficiently and productively. In this age of downsizing and a do-more-with-less environment, being in control of your time and priorities is more important than ever. You will learn effective prioritization skills and leave with a daily action plan with sustained improvements and the motivation to do it. How to prioritize your tasks when everything becomes urgent Assess your organizational skills Four ways that you can create more time The best way to say ”no” when you don’t have time
Thu, September 28, 2017, 9 - 11 a.m.
23 Lake Michigan, Oakland Center [ENROLL]