CONTACT: GEORGE MCCRORY
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0012; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Jan. 16, 2001
UI Staff Development offers Spring Seminar Series
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa Office of Staff Development is
offering a set of seminars designed to enhance organizational, communication,
and management skills.
This one-time Spring Seminar Series features speakers from National Seminars
Group, who will present techniques for both personal and professional enrichment.
The series, which takes place in Iowa City, is open to both UI faculty and
staff and the public.
It begins Tuesday, Feb. 6 with "How to Get Organized and Get it All Done,"
followed by a collection of communication courses including "Powerful
Presentation Skills" (March 20), "How to Communicate with Confidence
and Credibility" (April 12), and "Business Writing and Grammar Skills"
(May 15-16). The final seminar, "Solutions to Unique Management Problems
of Technical Supervisors", will be June 14. More information can be found
online at www.uiowa.edu/~fusstfdv/
in the "Special Events" section.
The fee for each daylong seminar is $99; the two-day "Grammar and Business
Writing" session is $189. Those who attend three or more programs will
receive a 10 percent discount. The registration deadline for the first program
is Tuesday, Jan. 23; call (319) 335-2687 for registration and information.