Leadership & Management

Learning with Lynda.com: Play with Perspective

Learning with Lynda.com: Play with Perspective

Has Thrive Week inspired you to explore different ways to enhance your resiliency? This Learning with Lynda.com feature highlights one of the most powerful tools you can access if you’d like to boost your resilience. Playing with your perspective helps to develop a growth mindset and adapt your way of thinking to see opportunities for […]

Learning with Lynda.com:  Helping UBC’s student employees succeed in the workplace

Learning with Lynda.com: Helping UBC’s student employees succeed in the workplace

UBC strives to provides meaningful work experiences on campus that offer the opportunity for current UBC students to develop professional skills and learn in a work environment.

Learning with Lynda.com:  Adopting the Accountability Mindset

Learning with Lynda.com: Adopting the Accountability Mindset

Being accountable is more than just being responsible. In addition to prioritizing, setting expectations, staying focused, and overcoming excuses, being accountable is also finding the motivation to do difficult things.

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: Providing Feedback

Learning with Lynda.com: Providing Feedback

Engaging in both positive and improvement feedback conversations in the workplace is an important leadership practice to cultivate. In some situations, giving feedback for improvement can be difficult or challenging.

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 […]