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Professional Development News

The Professional Development Pathways (PDP) Emotional Intelligence course is now available via Microsoft Teams.

A Professional Pathways Customer Service Skills Certificate is now available. This program is designed to improve knowledge and skills associated with building, maintaining, and improving customer service connections and relationships.

University Human Resources, the Division of Diversity and Inclusion, the Office for University Accessibility, Equity and Civil Rights Compliance, and a number of other University stakeholders have partnered to establish new guidelines for recruitment and selection of faculty and staff at OHIO. 

The PDP program offers the Benefits Offerings course to introduce the types of benefits offered to OHIO faculty and staff, the eligibility requirements, and where to find specific resources regarding these benefits.   

Departments can take this time of slowed hiring to ensure that faculty and staff are trained in preparation for any future searches.

More Women’s Center courses are now available as part of the PDP Program.  These courses will count towards badging in future certificates.

Effective Monday, July 6, UHR will serve face-to-face customers at a new location, 280 WUSOC. Customers are encouraged to continue to utilize remote means for questions and concerns by calling 740-593-1636 or emailing uhr@ohio.edu.

Two courses are now available in the Personal Effectiveness Certificate: Stay out of Your Own Way and Crushing Imposter Syndrome and one in the Relationship Building Certificate: Gender 101.

The Peer-Learning Network provides assistance with Microsoft Excel via our new Peer-Learning Network channel on Microsoft Teams.

A new course is now available in the HR Operations Certificate: New Hire Paperwork and I-9 Completions.