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Need training? Do it at your own pace…and it’s free for faculty and staff

By Kat Snizaski
Professional Development Coordinator/Trainer
Customer Relations Training, CCIT

Learn on your own, at your own pace!

Find tons of learning resources such as books and online courses in Clemson’s online learning tool, Skillport. Just log onto with your Clemson user ID and password.

This week’s featured books are:

Communication Skills Training (By Maureen Orey)
Offering practical, road-tested strategies and tactics for use at all levels of your organization, this book provides the crucial tools you’ll need to help your workshop participants master the skills that drive performance.

Collins Business Secrets: Getting Things Done (By Rus Slater)
Presenting the secrets that experts and top professionals use to get things done, this quick, easy guide shows you how to: get more done in less time; manage upwards, downwards, and sideways; under-promise and over-deliver; overcome difficult people and issues; deliver projects on time and on budget; and more.

Quick Team-Building Activities for Managers, Second Edition (By Brian Cole Miller)
Containing 50 exercises that can be conducted in 15 minutes or less, this book presents each activity with all the relevant information including a list of materials needed, the purpose of the exercise, and handy tips for success.