Academic Impressions Upcoming Learning Opportunities

A selection of upcoming virtual conferences, live webcasts, trainings and recordings.

13 October 2020

As an Academic Impressions member, you have free access to a range of live learning opportunities to maximize interaction and engagement and hundreds of on-demand learning to access anywhere, anytime. Learn more about Academic Impressions and how to access it on the Academic Impressions web page.

Here are some upcoming learning opportunities: 

Virtual conferences

Customer Service Skills Training: Certification for Higher Education Professionals
October 27–29, 2020 | Virtual Conference

Gain the knowledge and skills you need to provide high quality customer service.

Women’s Leadership Success in Higher Education
November 16–18, 2020 | Virtual Conferences

Become your most powerful self. Join women from across higher education to gain confidence as a leader, prioritize your goals, chart your career path, and expand your network!

Live webcasts and trainings

Overcoming Microaggressions as a Faculty Member
October 23, 2020 | 1:00–2:00 p.m. Eastern

Learn how to manage microaggressions as a faculty member to achieve greater psychological safety and personal effectiveness in the workplace.

Engaging in Empathy: Balance the Emotional Demands
October 27, 2020 | 1:00–3:30 p.m. Eastern

Are you practicing empathy in a way that best supports both you and your team?

Cultivating Creativity by Building Trust Within Your Team
October 30, 2020 | 1:00–2:15 p.m. Eastern 

You don’t need to be creative to foster creativity on your team. Learn how to create an environment where your team feels safe enough to take risks.

Implementing Shared Services at Your Institution
November 18, 2020 | 1:00–2:30 p.m. Eastern

Learn how to avoid common pitfalls when implementing shared services.

Building Resilience During and After the Pandemic
December 2, 2020 | 12:00–3:30 p.m. Eastern

Learn new ways for building resilience through your “inner coach” to better manage conflict, change, and work-life balance.

Creating an Inner Coach Stronger than Your Inner Critic
January 13, 2021 | 1:00–2:00 p.m. Eastern

Have you ever felt like you don’t deserve your success?

Advocating for Yourself in Personal and Professional Relationships
January 21, 2021 | 12:00–3:30 p.m. Eastern

Learn strategies to advocate for your needs as you juggle work, home, and career progression.

Recordings and self-paced courses

Time Management: Focusing on your priorities and purpose

Learn how to lose your “to-do” lists and focus on your most meaningful work instead through this self paced online course. 

Building Resilience with Your Team During Uncertain Times

Learn strategies to effectively build and foster resilience in your team in times of unpredictability.

Managing conflict

Learn strategies for identifying the source of your conflict, common interests, and how to leverage those interests to resolve disputes.

Cultivating Your Unique Leadership Skills in this New Environment

Learn how to build on your strengths as a leader as you manage your team remotely amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

Managing Up, Down, and Across

Learn strategies for influencing your colleagues and aligning your priorities with those of your supervisor and institution.

Facilitating Culturally Inclusive Meetings

Practice critical communication skills to foster inclusion and collaboration in your meetings.

Sharing Your Story and Experience as an Underrepresented Woman

Communicate your unique experiences as an underrepresented woman with confidence and authenticity.

Overcoming Social Justice Fatigue for Diversity and Inclusion Professionals

Learn how to combat social justice fatigue through intentional self-care and wellness plans.