Learning with Lynda.com: Coaching New Leaders

Learning with Lynda.com: Coaching New Leaders

When a leader starts a new role, they begin to develop their functional skills and leadership skills as they pertain to their new work commitments and the people they lead. As a manager of a new leader, leveraging the leader’s strengths and taking a coach approach supports the new leader to build on their success […]

Learning with Lynda.com: How to Build Team Performance

Learning with Lynda.com: How to Build Team Performance

Are you familiar with the four common qualities of teams? Watch this week’s Learning with Lynda.com video on “Increasing Team Performance” to learn more about teams and discover a strategy for setting teams up for success. Be sure to download the exercise files attached to the course for a sample framework! (you will be prompted […]

Learning with Lynda.com:  Broadcasting Team Successes

Learning with Lynda.com: Broadcasting Team Successes

The UBC 2016-17 Annual Report was released this week and it highlighted many achievements of the UBC community. The report features many accomplishments and metrics that are cause for celebration. This week’s Learning with Lynda.com features a short video on “Broadcasting Team Successes” which may inspire new ways of celebrating your team’s various achievements and […]

Learning With Lynda.com:  Design Your Message For Maximum Impact

Learning With Lynda.com: Design Your Message For Maximum Impact

Whether preparing for a meeting, making an announcement, or crafting an important email, it’s valuable to consider how “complex confuses, but simple sticks”. Regardless of how complicated the subject or analysis may be, there are four guidelines that can help you prepare your message for greater effectiveness. Watch this short Lynda.com video “Designing the content […]