Learning Resources

Instructor-Led Courses

Check the UIC HR Training Calendar to see when courses are scheduled and available for registration.

View the Browse Learning Resources page for more information about the courses listed below.

  • Employee Performance Program, available as either a webinar or classroom training, discusses the Employee Performance Program cycle, shows where to find the resources and conversation guides.
  • Leadership Essentials, a two-day workshop, provides supervisors at UIC with the information, tools, and skills necessary to lead their team more effectively.
  • Making a Habit of Development Conversations, a two-hour workshop, where supervisors will learn how to prepare for, conduct, and document a variety of development conversations with their employees.

Books

Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When the Stakes Are High by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler

101 Tough Conversations to Have with Employees: A Manager’s Guide to Addressing Performance, Conduct, and Discipline Challenges by Paul Falcone