Online Professional Development, Staying Safe Off Campus, Engagement Tips

 July 13, 2020

New Professional Development Courses Now Available Online
Duke’s Learning and Organization Development has now made several of its popular courses available virtually through Cisco WebEx. Supervisors and employees can find courses such as Crucial Conversations and Managing Multiple Priorities available on the HR website.

Stay Safe Off Campus to Stop Spread of COVID-19 on Campus
According to Dr. Carol Epling, director of Duke Employee Occupational Health & Wellness (EOHW), about 80 percent of positive COVID-19 test results among Duke employees are due to contact outside work or of unknown origin. Duke faculty and staff are urged to take precautions away from the workplace to protect themselves and others when they return.

Tips to Maintain Engagement on Virtual Teams
During these extraordinary times, it may be difficult to maintain engagement with your staff while working virtually. Duke’s Learning and Organization Development can help. Check out these tips for how to maintain engagement with your virtual team.