Professional Development

Spring 2022

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.

Project Management Essentials*
for the Unofficial Project Manager
June 1, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
HR Training Room
Expressway Tower #208
 Mary Stall, HR
Crucial Conversations Overview* April 20, 2022
9:00am - noon
Expressway Tower, #208
Mary Stall, HR
Speed of Trust Foundations*

April 26, 2022
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Expressway Tower, #208

Mary Stall, HR
7 Habits of Highly Effective People Foundations* May 4, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Expressway Tower, #208
Mary Stall, HR
  * workshops with an asterisk count toward 1 Manager Orientation elective credit

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