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January, 2019

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Topic Spotlight: Assignment Flexibility

Assignment Flexibility - Flexibility on the job includes the willingness and ability to readily respond to changing circumstances and expectations. Below are a sampling of resources available in the HHS Learning Management System (LMS) to assist you; take a moment and check them out today.

Resource Title Description Resource ID Duration or Pages
Managing for Cross-functionality Cross-functional management involves managing in a way that bridges the functional silos that constrain your organization. This course defines organizational cross-functionality and its benefits. amg_04_a02_bs_enus 22 min

Resource Title Description Resource ID Duration or Pages
Customize the Work to Make the Work More Meaningful Today's employees want and expect more autonomy and purpose in their work. Job customization makes this possible. 120121 3 min
Tomorrow's Leaders Will Need Conceptual Flexibility Traditional leadership models are becoming a thing of the past, especially in emerging markets. Venkatesh Valluri explains the concept of conceptual flexibility and why it will be a key trait of future leaders. 46577 4 min

Resource Title Description Resource ID Duration or Pages
The Optimistic Workplace: Creating an Environment That Energizes Everyone
Audio Book
This audio edition presents an array of surprisingly simple strategies as well as practical 30-, 60-, and 90-day plans designed to focus your actions and make employee optimism not just a worthy goal--but a real and measurable result. 104159 424 min
Reimagining Work: Strategies to Disrupt Talent, Lead Change, and Win with a Flexible Workforce An essential guide for accelerating the future of work into the present situation for your company, this book offers forward-thinking leaders a resource for understanding what it takes to build a flexible workforce and develop a business that can thrive today and into the future. 125691 256 pages


Desktop Skills Spotlight
Resource Title Description Resource ID Duration or Pages
Microsoft Word 2010: How to Create Paragraph Styles Microsoft Word 2010 includes a collection of style sets designed to work together to achieve the same look and feel in a document. You can use styles sets to quickly format paragraphs. 47816 6 min
Microsoft Excel 2010: Entering and Understanding Functions Microsoft Excel 2010 includes a built-in library of calculations, known as functions. You can use functions to perform various calculations, such as adding numbers or calculating interest payments. 47992 6 min


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