Professional Development

Spring 2021

The Department of 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>Employee Self Service>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.

Crucial Conversations Overview * January 20, 2021
9:00 am - noon 
Mary Stall, HR 
    Speed of Trust Foundations *
February 2, 2021
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mary Stall, HR
   5 Choices to Extraordinary Productivity *
February 10-11, 2021
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mary Stall, HR
Enroll via my.SMU>Employee Self Service>Learning and Development>Request Training Enrollment and enter the course title in the search box.

*These workshops fulfill on Manager Orientation elective credit.

Manager Development Opportunities: