Georgia State Book Club

Insightful discussion! Diverse book selections!

If you enjoy reading or think you might, join the Georgia State Book Club!

Call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu for additional information. This is free and open to all Faculty, Staff & Students!

April – May 2014

April 18 : Friday

Guided Meditation

ALL DAY EDWS

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. By appointment only

Free Guided Meditation

10:30 am - 11:30 am EDWS

Special FREE class for employees during Employee Appreciation Month!

Spring Yoga Session

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDWS

 
Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation.
 
 

April 22 : Tuesday

Employees’ Rights and Responsibilities: The Policies and Procedures of GSU

9:00 am - 12:00 pm ODCS

As an employee, do you know what your responsibilities are in working at GSU? Are you aware of the many resources available to you if you have a problem or issue? If not, then this class is for you. This…

Improving Interpersonal Communications (OPC)

9:00 am - 4:00 pm ODCS

What Did You Say? This course is designed to improve interpersonal communications with all people. Utilizing the DiSC Profile as a foundation for discussion, participants will have an opportunity to identify their dominant personality style and the way it translates…

Tobacco Cessation Class

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Benefits

Freshstart is a four-phase program designed by the American Cancer Society to help participants stop smoking by providing essential information and strategies to direct efforts to quit tobacco for good! $25 fee cost the materials.

http://employees.hr.gsu.edu/worklife-balance/worksite-wellness-programs/smoking-cessation/

Tobacco Cessation Class

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDWS

Freshstart is a four-phase program designed by the American Cancer Society to help participants stop smoking by providing essential information and strategies to direct efforts to quit tobacco for good! $25 fee cost the materials.

http://employees.hr.gsu.edu/worklife-balance/worksite-wellness-programs/smoking-cessation/

April 23 : Wednesday

Walk N Talk

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDWS

Meet in the Student Recreation Center Lobby at Noon! New walkers will receive a free t-shirt!

April 24 : Thursday

The Art of Managing Up

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ODCS

“Managing up” means keeping your supervisor informed, being proactive, and, when you discover a problem, coming to the table with a solution or two. When someone tells you that you need to “manage up,” what he or she is really…

April 25 : Friday

Guided Meditation

ALL DAY EDWS

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. By appointment only

Clear Mind, Full Heart: Interactive Yoga and Meditation

10:30 am - 11:30 am ODCS

This interactive course offers breathing and meditation techniques and gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation.

Clear Mind, Full Heart: Interactive Yoga and Meditation

10:30 am - 11:30 am EDWS

This interactive course offers breathing and meditation techniques and gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation.

Spring Yoga Session

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDWS

 
Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation.
 
 

April 29 : Tuesday

New Employee Benefits Orientation

9:00 am - 12:00 pm Benefits

All new employees have 30 days from the date of employment to sign up for benefits at Georgia State University.
This seminar will provide detailed information on accessing your timecard and report of absence information, your paycheck information and your…

New Employee Benefits Orientation

9:00 am - 12:00 pm Benefits Orientation

All new employees have 30 days from the date of employment to sign up for benefits at Georgia State University.
This seminar will provide detailed information on accessing your timecard and report of absence information, your paycheck information and your…

Tobacco Cessation Class

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Benefits

Freshstart is a four-phase program designed by the American Cancer Society to help participants stop smoking by providing essential information and strategies to direct efforts to quit tobacco for good! $25 fee cost the materials.

http://employees.hr.gsu.edu/worklife-balance/worksite-wellness-programs/smoking-cessation/

Tobacco Cessation Class

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDWS

Freshstart is a four-phase program designed by the American Cancer Society to help participants stop smoking by providing essential information and strategies to direct efforts to quit tobacco for good! $25 fee cost the materials.

http://employees.hr.gsu.edu/worklife-balance/worksite-wellness-programs/smoking-cessation/

April 30 : Wednesday

TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling Sessions at Georgia State University

9:00 am - 5:00 pm Benefits

You can discuss your personal financial situation with an experienced TIAA-CREF Financial Consultant on a confidential basis.  They are available to discuss how to help you achieve your financial goals by investing in financial solutions such as mutual funds, brokerage,…

Signs and Symptoms of Substance Abuse in the Workplace: Training for Supervisors and Managers

11:30 am - 1:00 pm ODCS

This compliance course educates supervisors and managers on a growing concern in the workplace contributing to loss of productivity – poor morale and increased absenteeism. The objectives include reviewing the Drug Free Workplace Act, Georgia State’s policies, exploring signs/symptoms of…

Signs and Symptoms of Substance Abuse in the Workplace: Training for Supervisors and Managers

11:30 am - 1:00 pm EDWS

This compliance course educates supervisors and managers on a growing concern in the workplace contributing to loss of productivity – poor morale and increased absenteeism. The objectives include reviewing the Drug Free Workplace Act, Georgia State’s policies, exploring signs/symptoms of…

Signs and Symptoms of Substance Abuse in the Workplace: Training for Supervisors and Managers

11:30 am - 1:00 pm EDWS

This compliance course educates supervisors and managers on a growing concern in the workplace contributing to loss of productivity – poor morale and increased absenteeism. The objectives include reviewing the Drug Free Workplace Act, Georgia State’s policies, exploring signs/symptoms of…

May 1 : Thursday

MS Project Level 2

9:00 am - 4:00 pm ODCS

Once you have a better idea of what must be done and how all the parts relate to each other in your project, you can begin to adjust the schedule. In Project, the default working times are 8:00 A.M. to…

Outlook on Steroids

9:00 am - 12:30 pm

For advanced Outlook users. You’ll learn the differences between the To-Do List, To-Do Bar and the Tasks folder and how to use the Tasks folder to drive project productivity. You’ll be introduced to amazing new features such as Quick Steps…

GSU Talking Panthers Toastmaster

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ODCS

The GSU Talking Panthers Toastmasters Club is apart of an international movement to improve effective oral communication among the Georgia State University community.  GSU Talking Panthers is an extension of Toastmasters International an organization that helps men and women of…

May 2 : Friday

Guided Meditation

ALL DAY EDWS

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. By appointment only

Spring Yoga Session

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDWS

 
Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation.
 
 

May 6 : Tuesday

GSU Book Club Gathering

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDWS

Join us for the final discussion on the April book selection: “One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest” by Ken Kesey. An international bestseller and the basis for a hugely successful film, Ken Kesey’s “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” was…

Tobacco Cessation Class

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Benefits

Freshstart is a four-phase program designed by the American Cancer Society to help participants stop smoking by providing essential information and strategies to direct efforts to quit tobacco for good! $25 fee cost the materials.

http://employees.hr.gsu.edu/worklife-balance/worksite-wellness-programs/smoking-cessation/

Engaging Employees and Building Morale

Engaging Employees and Building Morale

Whether you are looking to engage in social activities or enhance your professional development, this page offers a variety of resources available to staff who enjoy a balanced work-life.