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JUNE 26, 2013

Wednesday
      • 9:00 am – noon
      • Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • VSPACER
      • Take your basic PowerPoint presentations to the next level. Build upon the presentation skills learned in the introductory course. Learn how to link to a file from a slide, embed document content on a slide, add narration to a presentation, create a new Slide Master, enhance slide layouts, and add movies to slides.

        Type: Training Session
        Host: Office of Information Technology

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      • 9:30 am – 10:25 am
      • PMP: Year-end Rating Goals Workshop
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 245
      • VSPACER
      • Rating goals on a 5-point scale can be a challenge. This facilitated optional workshop will provide guidance to individual contributors and managers to help assess goal attainment according to criteria. Participants will be asked to consider a goal and how best to rate using guidelines provided. Participants will also have the opportunity to ask questions about the year-end process.

        Type: Training Session
        Host: Human Resources

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      • 10:30 am – 11:55 am
      • Merit Increase Process: Workshop for Managers
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 245
      • VSPACER
      • The compensation program has been changed to improve the link between pay and performance and improve managers' ability to recognize the career development of their staff. This facilitated optional workshop will provide a brief overview of the compensation program changes, describe the new merit increase process, define managers' roles in the process, and provide guidance to help managers make ...more

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        Host: Human Resources

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      • 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      • Generations in the Workplace
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 247
      • VSPACER
      • If you are interested in the differences and commonalities among generations, their defining experiences and characteristics, this course is for you. Consider generations as an aspect of culture and learn about the World War II, Baby Boomer, Generation X, and Millennial generations. Share strategies for communication with colleagues of all ages. Go to The Learning system via AsuccessfulU in the ...more

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        Host: Human Resources

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      • 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • Introduction to Lotus Notes Client
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • VSPACER
      • The Introduction to Lotus Notes course provides training on the industry leading groupware application facilitating data sharing and communications between staff. You will learn the basic skills and knowledge necessary to use the essential features including how to customize the components of the Notes workstation environment, manage your mail, personalize email letterhead, use address books, ...more

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        Host: Office of Information Technology

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AFTER JUNE 26

      • Thu 06/27/13
        9:00 am – 1:00 pm
      • Reaching Agreement in Teams
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 245
      • The pace of work, the diversity of ideas and people, and the rapid flow of information make it increasingly difficult to get groups to agree and commit to action. This course focuses on the dynamics of group agreement, and the importance of commitment. It teaches techniques for making clear, high-quality decisions that have the buy-in and commitment of every group member. Go to The Learning ...more

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        Host: Human Resources

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      • Thu 06/27/13
        10:00 am – noon
      • SharePoint 2010 Team Site Administration
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • Sharepoint Team Sites are a new way to collaborate at American University. Explore the various templates that are available and find out how to request a team site. Learn how to administer your team site, control access, and invite new members, manage documents and other content, and customize the site to best meet your needs.

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        Host: Office of Information Technology

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      • Thu 06/27/13
        2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • The Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010 course will demonstrate to users the functionality of a spreadsheet and the ease of use in storing, manipulating, analyzing, and visualizing data. You will learn the basic benefits of working with Excel and how to create and format an Excel worksheet. You will also learn how to navigate the Microsoft Excel 2010 environment, customize the Quick Access ...more

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        Host: Office of Information Technology

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      • Mon 07/01/13
        2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
      • FSE Coordinator Training, DC Neighborhoods Overview
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 247
      • FSE coordinators will explore the history of DC and the current trends throughout the city.

        Type: Training Session
        Host: Center for Community Engagement & Service

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      • Tue 07/02/13
        9:00 am – noon
      • Introduction to MS Powerpoint 2010
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • Do you need to add pizazz to your professional presentations and slide shows? Learn how to identify on-screen features; navigate through a presentation; create and edit slides; use Slide Master to format multiple slides at one time; visually enhance slides using Clip Art, Smart Art, and Word Art objects; create organization charts; create and edit graphs; run a slide show; add notes to a slide; ...more

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        Host: Office of Information Technology

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