Faculty workshop: Creating and sustaining a positive workplace

January 20, 2023  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Do you feel depleted, disappointed or even disengaged with your work life? Have you wondered when you’ll feel more connected to yourself and others? 

In this session, you’ll learn how to identify, break negative habits and maintain a positive workplace while navigating the effects of continuous change.

This session provides insights into the Seven Habits of Negativity with strategies and tactics to stop gossip, increase camaraderie and develop positive workplace practices. Learn techniques for getting along with others to attain the many benefits of a positive and engaged workplace.

Workshop objectives

  • Recognize negative habits and the impact of negative habitual behavior
  • Learn to eliminate negative contagion to improve workplace culture
  • Discover how to turn habitual reaction into thoughtful response
  • Develop a seven-step approach to share positive vision and increase job satisfaction

Date: Wednesday, Feb. 1

Time: 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Location: Zoom


This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development and is intended for faculty. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop or have questions about accessibility, please contact us at UMMS-Faculty-Development@med.umich.edu.