Wellness on Wheels

Want to speak with a health care professional about making some lifestyle changes, but can’t get out of the office? We’re just a telephone call away, or, we’ll come to your department with W.O.W.

Email edws@gsu.edu or call 404-413-3342 to arrange a visit or for more information!

October – November 2014

October 23 : Thursday

Take Action Thursdays

10:00 am - 1:00 pm ODCS

Individual Health Coaching and weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1PM
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Walking Club

11:30 am - 12:30 pm ODCS

Join us for the weekly Walking Club. This is your chance to see what is happening at GSU and the surrounding community!
Meet in the Wellness Center, 332 Sparks Hall.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or…

October 24 : Friday

Guided Meditation

9:30 am - 3:30 pm ODCS

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. Fridays, 9:30AM-3:30PM, NO CHARGE!!!!!
By appointment only.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Yoga Class

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ODCS

Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation. For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Annual Conflict Resolution Symposium 2014 Theme: Acting Out! Using Storytelling Mediums to Manage Conflict

2:00 pm - 7:00 pm ODCS

Come join faculty, staff, students and practitioners from across the state as they network, share, mentor, discuss and learn about the many diverse applications of the skills of conflict resolution at the 4th annual Conflict Resolution Symposium. Visit the GSU…

Chair Massages

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm ODCS

Come relax with a chair massage. By appointment only.
For additional pricing information or to schedule appointment, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

October 28 : Tuesday

Take Action Tuesdays

10:00 am - 1:00 pm ODCS

Individual Health Coaching & weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1pm
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Create Professional and Impressive Forms

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm ODCS

Learn how to create beautiful professional looking forms for Georgia State University and beyond! Learn about the form creation tools found in Word 2010 and how to produce electronic forms that are visually pleasing and easy to navigate. The course…

October 29 : Wednesday

Business Writing and Grammar Skills (OPC)

9:00 am - 12:30 pm ODCS

Writing letters and memos are part of most people’s daily workload. This class will help you to better understand the writing process, overcome the occasional writer’s block, and organize your information by using a specific method of development. Steps to…

October 30 : Thursday

Basics of Supervision (FLSC)

9:00 am - 4:00 pm ODCS

Basic supervisory skills are indispensable if you want to get things done through other people. Supervision involves far more than “telling people what to do.” In this course you will enjoy the opportunity to confidentially assess your current supervisory skills.…

Take Action Thursdays

10:00 am - 1:00 pm ODCS

Individual Health Coaching and weigh-ins for Fall Challenges.
332 Sparks Hall.  By appointment, 10AM-1PM
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

Walking Club

11:30 am - 12:30 pm ODCS

Join us for the weekly Walking Club. This is your chance to see what is happening at GSU and the surrounding community!
Meet in the Wellness Center, 332 Sparks Hall.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or…

October 31 : Friday

Guided Meditation

9:30 am - 3:30 pm ODCS

Guided meditation offered on an individual basis. Fridays, 9:30AM-3:30PM, NO CHARGE!!!!!
By appointment only.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

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.
Facilitated by Janet Wice, Yoga instructor.
For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

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.

Yoga Class

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ODCS

Try our 1-hour class of gentle yoga, emphasizing stress reduction and relaxation. For additional information or to register, please call 404-413-3342 or email edws@gsu.edu

November 4 : Tuesday

Creating a Civil Environment at Georgia State University: Preventing Sexual Harassment (MDCC)

9:00 am - 12:00 pm ODCS

PREREQUISITE: You must supervise at least 1 person to attend this class.
 
So you refer to a co-worker as “dear,” “babe, “and “darling” or inquire about their sexual identity…what is the big deal? Can your behavior in the workplace…

Create Impressive PowerPoint Presentations

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm ODCS

For users who build PowerPoint presentations, this course shows the tips and tricks to build superior presentations. Wow your audience with interesting animations and engaging custom graphics. Course goals create customized presentations with templates. Add special effects. Use the slide,…

November 5 : Wednesday

Myers Briggs Type Indicator: What is your Type?

11:30 am - 1:00 pm ODCS

This course is designed for individuals who are interested in taking the MBTI, receiving help with interpreting and using it for a variety of purposes, including improving personal and professional relationships .
 
 

November 6 : Thursday

Creating a Civil Environment at Georgia State University: Harassment and Discrimination in the Workplace (MDCC)

9:00 am - 12:00 pm ODCS

PREREQUISITE: You must supervise at least 1 person to attend this class.
 
Upon completion of this course, you will understand: the wide range of behaviors that may constitute discrimination and harassment; that free speech rights don’t apply in the…

November 10 : Monday

Intro to Spectrum/ Panther Mart

9:00 am - 12:00 pm ODCS

This workshop provides training on the basic navigation of the PeopleSoft Financials and Panther Mart tools and basic concepts of Financials operations.

Journal Entry

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm ODCS

This workshop provides training on the general ledger module. A journal is the vehicle used to correct/adjust previously recorded transactions, process interdepartmental invoices, transfer expenditures, record departmental sales & service revenues, agency expenses and continuing education revenue and expenses. Participants…

November 11 : Tuesday

It’s Time for Results: Outlook for Increased Productivity

9:00 am - 12:30 pm ODCS

If you want to leave the office on time, then attend this class that teaches you how to use features in Microsoft Outlook to get more done in less time. You’ll learn how to use the new and improved Outlook…

Reports and Related Inquiries

9:00 am - 12:00 pm ODCS

This workshop provides training on the various reports that are available to users and tell what the reports are used for i.e. expenditure review. The workshop covers how to find financial information quickly, view detailed information using drill down features…

November 12 : Wednesday

Dealing with Difficult People (OPC)

9:00 am - 4:00 pm ODCS

This hands-on and highly practical course will build your knowledge, skills and confidence to handle several types of conflict and difficult people. You will learn and practice proven techniques to maintain composure and reduce the tension with emotionally challenging colleagues.…

Panther Mart Requestor

9:00 am - 1:00 pm ODCS

This workshop provides training for those people who will be procuring goods and services, equipment purchases and consultant agreements. This workshop will cover shopping using catalog, non-catalog and punch-out catalog; assigning carts; reviewing carts and assigning accounting and workflow information;…

November 13 : Thursday

Making the Most of Performance Evaluations

9:00 am - 12:00 pm ODCS

Managers have the dual tasks of evaluating performance of supervisors as well as reviewing evaluations prepared by supervisors. In both situations, managers must ensure that performance evaluations are fair, job-related, and absent discriminatory content and impact. Even more challenging, managers…

Panther Mart – Payment Request/Travel

9:00 am - 12:00 pm ODCS

This workshop provides training for those people who will be requesting payments for less than $5,000 and generally these transactions include processing invoices, reimbursements, payments to independent contractors/consultants, food purchases, non-employee travel reimbursements, relocation and moving expenses, scholarships/fellowships and stipends.…

Taleo Training

10:00 am - 12:00 pm ODCS

This class provides hiring managers and internal employees the necessary knowledge on how to post vacancies, manage applications and submit qualified candidates for recommendation. Individuals learn about system functions and methods to decrease hiring turnaround time, including techniques and strategies…

November 18 : Tuesday

Disability Accommodation at GSU (MDCC)

9:00 am - 12:00 pm ODCS

PREREQUISITE: You must supervise at least 1 person to attend this class.
 
This course takes a closer look at the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act and the implications it has on the workplace. Upon completion of this course,…