Staff Corner: November 2018
Learn more about an invaluable resource offered to Pace staff; and nominate a coworker who you feel is Making It Happen.
Get a Leg Up with Lynda
Looking to brush up on some professional skills? Want to build your resume for the demands of both today and tomorrow? We urge you to take advantage of lynda.com, offered free to Pace staff and faculty!
Lynda.com provides a vast online library of instructional videos covering the latest software, creative, and business skills. Taught by accomplished teachers and recognized industry experts, lynda.com is a high-quality resource for students, faculty, and staff looking to develop skills in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, project management, social media, and a wide range of other topics.
Popular courses include:
- >> Excel 2016 Essential Training
- >> Programming Foundations: Fundamentals
- >> Project Management Foundations
- >> HTML Essential Training
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To get started on a more productive future, log in with your Pace username and password.
YES I Make It Happen: Nominate a Colleague Today!
Every day is a chance to make it happen. The goal of the YES I Make It Happen Recognition Program is to support the University's Service Standards Initiative by providing special recognition to Pace staff and student workers who are:
- >> Accessible
- >> Respectful
- >> Professional
- >> Accountable
- >> Proactive
All Pace University staff, both full and part-time, and active student workers are eligible to receive the YES I Make It Happen Award. The recognition can be given by other staff members, faculty members, students and vendors who work with the staff member. They can be given on an individual basis, or you may multi-select more than one name for the same nomination, if applicable. Recognition can be given at all levels of positions throughout the University.
To recognize a Pace staff member or student worker, complete the employee recognition form.
President Krislov shares his resolutions for 2021, and Pace faculty and staff weigh in on a diverse array of topics as they wrap up 2020 and take on the new year.
Fit to Print: Janaury 2021
Bravo, Setter community! Through our charitable efforts, we were able to unlock an additional $100,000 gift courtesy of the Board of Trustees!
A Big Thank You from #GivingTuesday
Dyson Clinical Assistant Professor Ric Kolenda has been named a 2020–2021 Wilson Center Faculty Fellow, and is focusing his research on ways to better empower gig economy workers. This month, he chatted with Opportunitas on the state of the gig economy, the pandemic, and potential for policy changes and an improved entrepreneurial economy.
The Professor Is In: Ric Kolenda