Related Learning Opportunities

elevateU Online Learning

There are a number of courses, books and videos that can be accessed through elevateU to assist with skill building related to performance management. You can find the titles from the home page of elevateU by going to Browse the Library, then Performance Excellence. You can also place the titles in the search bar. Here are a few to consider:

  • MSU Difficult Conversations Series
  • Management Essentials: Caring about your Direct Reports
  • Management Essentials: Confronting Difficult Employee Behavior
  • Delivering a Difficult Message with Diplomacy and Tact
  • Business Coaching: Getting Ready to Coach
  • Receiving Feedback and Criticism
Challenge Series: Interactive, scenario based learning (12-15 min)
  • Setting Goals
  • Managing Goals
  • Coaching
  • Giving Appropriate Feedback
  • Developing Your Career
Videos: (most are 2-6 min)
  • Light the Fire: Leveraging Appraisals for Maximum Performance (24 minutes)
  • Managing Performance: Three areas of focus
  • Six Question Approach to Coaching
  • Keys to Performance Management
  • Don’t Overlook Good People
  • Connect Vision to Action

Instructor-led classes

Professional Development Services offers a number of instructor-led classes offering interactive, engaging opportunities to build skills to enhance your performance management experience. Here are some to look for:

  • Supervisor Strategies in Performance Planning
  • Crucial Accountability
  • Crucial Conversations
  • Boosting Team Performance
  • Creating a Culture of Commitment
  • Coaching with Impact
  • Boost Your Career
  • New Supervisor Essentials
  • Core Competencies for Supervisors
  • Sustainable High Performance