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Professional Development Opportunities


Professional Development Opportunities

Fall 2017

The Departmentof Human Resources promotes continuous professional development by offering a variety of workshops during the year. All scheduled classes are offered free of charge and seating is limited. Enrollment is requested through my.SMU>Learning and Development>Request Training Enrollment.

Self-renewal and learning are at the core of our mission as a university. Take advantage of these sessions which are typically two hours or longer in length and provide a more in-depth exploration of  

Performance Management Goal Setting

Learn how to access and utilize ePerformance, SMU's online performance management system, to set goals and track progress toward completion.
Employees and managers attend for the first hour and managers are asked to stay for up to 30 minutes afterwards to learn about their role and to ask questions.

October 18, 2017
HTSC - Forum 1:30-3:00 PM
Mary Stall
October 24, 2017
HTSC - Forum
9:30-11:00 AM
Mary Stall
November 2, 2017
HTSC - Atrium AB                
9:30-11:00 AM

Mary Stall

November 16, 2017 HTSC - Forum 9:00-10:30 AM Mary Stall
December 5, 2017 HTSC - Forum 1:00-2:30 PM Mary Stall

Project Management Essentials for the Unofficial Project Manager

October 19, 2017 HR Training Room, #208 Exp.Towers 
8:30 - 5:00 PM Mary Stall

Presentation Advantage

To be scheduled for Spring 2018

Strengths Quest 1.0

November 9, 2017 HR Training Room, #208 Exp. Towers 1:00 - 5:00 PM Mary Stall


November 17, 2017 HR Training Room, #208 Exp. Towers 9:00 - 12:00 PM Mary Stall