Helping Staff Succeed

Helping Staff Succeed Remote Work & Professional Development

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Workplace Guidance for Spring 2021

Student Affairs Workplace Guidance
Get an overview of policy changes and expectations for Spring 2021.

SA Guidance Implementation Checklist
Complete this checklist to assist departments with COVID-19 preparedness.

SA Supervisor Resource Guide
View the companion guide to the Workplace Guidance which offers supplemental information for supervisors.

Alternative Work Arrangement Request
View the university's principles, guidelines and procedures for Alternative Work Arrangements due to COVID-19.

Saliva-Based Testing
Get details and answers to commonly asked questions about the new saliva-based testing protocols.

Safer Community App
Get an overview of the Safer Community app and its use in the spring semester.

Self-care & Well-being

Taking care of yourself is always important—and changes in daily routine and the stress that has come with the global pandemic offer new challenges for self-care and well-being. Here are a few resources to help you and your colleagues.

Online Trainings

Office 365 Training Center
Use your UNL login to access numerous training videos to enhance your skills.

LinkedIn Learning
Access online video learning modules on a variety of business topics. Available free for one month.

Create a free account and access hundreds of on-demand video lectures, homework exercises, and community discussion forums.
Sign up for free and up to five free e-books per month.

QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training
Request online access to this 60-minute online training that can help you save a life. Free to UNL students, faculty and staff.

Common Tools for Teams

Microsoft Teams
Includes topic/project channels with file sharing, chat conversations, direct message and video meeting options. Mobile app available.

Includes topic/project channels with file sharing, chat conversations, direct message and notifications from integrated platforms. Mobile app available.

Includes video and audio calls, chat conversations, direct messaging, screen share capabilities.

Skype for Business
Includes voice or video calls, direct messaging, ability to see when in a meeting or presenting, screen share capabilities.

Online file sharing

Additional IT resources from UNL