HR Tip- Development Opportunity — Staff Symposium, April 24-28, 2023

Dear staff colleagues, our 4th annual Professional Development Symposium is coming up next week! If you have not done so already, we encourage you to register. This is sure to be a great event!

 The symposium will take place virtually each day during work hours with two additional in-person networking opportunities hosted by the CU Staff Council – Professional Development team. This symposium is completely free for CU Denver/Anschutz staff!    

Each day for the week of April 24th – April 28th, 2023 we will be hosting two presentations via Zoom.  Our line-up of presenters bring an exciting variety of topics such as performance management, managing up, technical skills, leadership, social justice, and more. Additionally, we will be hosting an informal meet and greet networking event to give staff the chance to meet face-to-face and get to know your fellow CU staff members & discuss topics presented throughout the week. See details below. 

Please be sure to register for the symposium here:  

Monday, 4/24: 

12 – 1:30pm “Overcoming Our Mindtraps to Be a More Inclusive Team Member”  

12 – 1pm “No Longer on Standby: How to be an Ethical Bystander”   

Tuesday, 4/25: 

12 – 1pm “Creating a Successful Student Employment Practice” 

12 – 1:30pm “Designing Your Dream Career: Where There’s No Path, Make One”   

Wednesday, 4/26: 

12 – 1pm “Creating Accessible Communications” (led by our own Rosanna Miiller Salas!) 

12 – 1pm “Social Media in Higher Ed: Fitting Social Into Your Schedule”   

3:30 – 6pm Denver Campus Networking Event: Location TBD  

Thursday, 4/27: 

12 – 1:30pm “Tips and Tricks for Great Presentations”  

12 – 1:30pm “Deconstructing International”    

4 – 6pm Anschutz Networking Event: Location TBD  

Friday, 4/28: 

12 – 12:30pm “Onboarding New Hires, Staff Training & Development”   

12 – 12:30pm “Engaging Employees Virtually”   


Register for the symposium here: 

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