Employee Learning & Development at Waterloo
Organizational and Human Development (OHD) offers workshops for employees on a variety of topics, from leadership and integrity to exploring values and collaboration. In addition, OHD can provide customized training solutions to our University colleagues. The OHD team will work with you to assess and address your concerns and needs.
As well OHD organizes and hosts the annual Waterloo Staff Conference for the University of Waterloo. This event brings engaging and informative keynotes to the campus and provides multiple in-house workshops developed by colleagues from across the university.
- Mar. 1, 2021
March 2021 –We're taking it virtual for 2021!
- Feb. 1, 2021
Thank you to all of you who were able to particpate in our inaugural Waterloo Staff Conference Speaker Series with Liane Davey speaking on how Change has Changed on Friday, January 22. We saw some great comments in the chat feature of the Teams Live event about the topic and speaker.
- Jan. 8, 2021
Organizational and Human Development (OHD) will be utilizing the winter term to review and revamp programs to better support the University community as we bring new methods of learning and development to your desktop for those who are working remotely. To kick off the new year, OHD is offering a session on Performance Conversations providing tools and techniques to move to an ongoing performance coaching
- Mar. 9, 2021
Organizational and Human Development offers a series of workshops focused on adapting facilitation within a virtual environment. The Facilitation Fundamentals: Community Engagement and Collaboration will focus on how we can design and lead virtual gatherings that focus on bringing people together in times of change. Our world of work is changing, and how we build community and collaborate across silos has become even more important.
- Mar. 17, 2021
Our modern day working life is in a state of crisis. As the global economy continues to shift towards knowledge work, the days of standardized tasks are long gone, replaced by the mounting pressure to come up with endless ideas to stay ahead of the competition. Companies are facing immediate challenges in recruiting and retaining highly skilled creatives, an essential part of thriving in today’s hyper competitive business landscape.
- Apr. 6 to 9, 2021
Organizational and Human Development (OHD) and many of your campus partners will be working diligently to craft and curate a new and interesting experience for the annual Waterloo Staff Conference in 2021. The virtual event will take place over several days and will include keynote presentations, workshops, and activities you can attend from the comfort of your own home or your office.
More to come!