Monday, October 20, 2014

'The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People' to be offered to faculty, staff

FranklinCovey's "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" training, based on Dr. Stephen Covey's best-selling book of the same title, will be made available to all interested UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff.

According to the FranklinCovey website, training participants learn to take initiative, balance priorities, improve interpersonal communication, increase creative collaboration and apply principles for achieving a balanced life.

The training will be led by the following facilitators affiliated with UW-Eau Claire:
  • Dr. Beth Hellwig, vice chancellor for student affairs
  • Dr. Joseph Abhold, dean of students
  • Dr. David Jones, professor of English and women's studies
  • Shelley Mather, chair, Classified Council, and university services program associate in nursing
  • Laura Manydeeds, learning and development/employee wellness coordinator, Human Resources
  • Jake Wrasse, Student Senate vice president
Those who might be interested in the "7 Habits" training are asked to complete a brief survey to help organizers gauge campus interest.
The Covey training will be offered through the UW-Eau Claire Chancellor's Office and Human Resources. For more information, contact Laura Manydeeds at 715-836-2514 or