Human Resources

Management Development Seminars

Open to supervisors of staff and/or students

These seminars are designated to improve one's management and leadership skills. Participants are from local higher education institutions, so you'll get a chance to meet and work with your peers from schools like Lewis and Clark, University of Portland, and Portland State. The cost is $75 per session (with the exception of Crucial Conversations).

2016-2017 MDS agenda

Unconscious Bias
Presenter: Kathy Oleson
Friday, November 18, 2016
Location: Reed College

Online sign-up form

Facilitating Effective Meetings
Presenter: Lenny Borer
Friday, December 9, 2016
Location: Portland State University
Online sign-up form

Hiring Effectively – How effective are your hiring practices?
Presenters: Greg Togni & Mike Cooney- 180One
Friday, January 27, 2017
Location: University of Portland

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Employment Law Update + Title IX
Karen O’Connor & Andrea H. Thompson
Stoel Rives LLP Attorneys at Law
Friday, February 24, 2017
Location: George Fox (Tigard Campus)
Online sign-up form

Crucial Conversations
Sarah Johnston, Michelle Valintis, Bill Jenkins, Nicole Bresnahan
Thursday, March 30 & Friday, March 31, 2017
Location: Lewis & Clark College
Cost: $225
Online sign-up form